PivotPlanet is the brainchild of Brian Kurth, the founder of the innovative in-person, career mentorship company, VocationVacations.

PivotPlanet is the global exchange for career and business start-up expertise. PivotPlanet connects people looking to “pivot” from their existing career to a new career, start a company, or want to enhance their current job skills with expert advisors working in hundreds of fields. These advisors offer affordable, one-on-one video or voice sessions.

PivotPlanet provides insider perspectives on how to be a professional anything - baker, software engineer, freelance writer, nurse, distiller…and the list goes on. PivotPlanet goes beyond connecting online, career coaching or corporate outplacement.

PivotPlanet offers direct access to the ins and outs, the life lessons and the know- how of experts in hundreds of professions. People who have “been there and done that.” It's for aspiring entrepreneurs. It’s for people burned-out in the corporate cubicle and looking for a new direction. It’s for college students about to take their first steps into the real world. It's for baby boomers planning encore careers. It’s for anyone looking to hone existing professional skills.

PivotPlanet is for anyone who has wondered, “What if? Could I really do this? Is it too late? How can I become better at what I do?”

PivotPlanet advisors offer real-life career experience.

Here are five steps to get your questions answered:

  1. Sign up for PivotPlanet.
  2. Send a message to the advisor(s) requesting a one-hour live video or phone conference and provide up to 10 times and dates that work for your schedule.
  3. The advisor(s) will accept a time or propose up to three new times.
  4. Select a time and pay for your meeting.
  5. Connect with your advisor(s). Easy!

Why become a PivotPlanet advisor?

For lots of reasons, but primarily:
  1. To earn supplemental income
  2. To make a difference in people’s lives
  3. To gain valuable credibility in your field