How to Retrain and Change Your Career It's safe to say that during the last few years, radical changes in the global economy inspired quite a few interesting trends in job markets. One of them is a growing interest in career transitions. Even when facing high unemployment rates, workers today are often willing to change the course of their careers. Retraining might become a part of the process, and knowing when and how to retrain is crucial for a smooth career transition. Here are four tips on how to retrain and successfully change your career track.