If you recently changed your career path, the interviewer is sure to ask about it.
Don’t worry - there’s nothing wrong with this.
A lot of people go through a career change Some even do it several times in their lifetime!
As long as you’re good at what you do, no one cares if you were a pediatrician in one year, and a professional chef in another.
When asked this question, all you have to do is answer truthfully. Explain how your old job just wasn’t for you, and how the job you’re applying for is so much more interesting.
I realized that being a doctor is not for me. While I did enjoy my 3 years in med school, the 6 year study period was too much.
I wanted to start making money and help out my family way before that, so I dropped out of university and started taking online courses in accounting.
At this point, I’m pretty good at it, having done 2 internships so far in [Company X] and [Company Y].