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Choose A Career That You Like

Only a few people can honestly say that they love their jobs and that is probably because most of us are terrible at picking jobs. We make unwise decisions or we tend to follow the trend without fully knowing what is it that we really want to do; and then we end up miserable because we are stuck in a job that doesn’t inspire and challenge us. It is normal for us to make hasty decisions before. Nowadays, people are always striving to become successful because information can easily be accessed with the use of the internet; therefore, we have no reason to choose a career that isn’t in line with who we are as a person. We have all the resources, how else can we fail?

Success lies in our hands, and it is up to us to choose the best career that will bring us a step closer to our dreams one day. We all want to make wise career decision by choosing the right career first so here are some guidelines to think about:

1. Choose a career because you are passionate about it – do not use the grass is greener approach to professions that are not in line with who you are. Why pursue being a teacher when you are not patient and good with children? Why should you want to become a painter when you don’t know how to paint? You are free to become what you want to be, but be sensible. Know yourself first, your skills, interests, and hobbies before you decide which career you should pursue.

2. Choose your lifestyle – when you choose your lifestyle, think about the challenges that come with it. Are you willing to move to another state and take your entire family with you just so you can live the life you have always wanted? You should be willing to undergo all the hardships and trials in order for you to reach goals.

3. Avoid over-commitment – leave yourself enough room to switch because no one can predict what you would like to do with your life in the future. Happiness cannot be found in 1 thing, and sometimes, it can be found in gazillion of things therefore there is no ending to finding happiness because you meet people everyday, go places, try new things that will add up to your happiness. You need to try new things in order to know where you really fit in.

Choosing a career that you like isn’t that simple because there are so many factors to consider before you can come up with the best choice. It is somewhat challenging and rewarding at the same time, because when you find what you truly want, you will eventually live a fulfilling life; a life that you have always imagined for yourself.


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