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Whether you love or hate your job, you probably spend a good amount of time contemplating what's next. The Career Channel helps you explore the world of work and learn about your employment options.

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How to Become a Movie Star

Wouldn't it be great to be a movie star? Well, if you read on you will learn about how to become a movie star.


Should 40-somethings Only Work 20-something Hours?

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How Professional Gaming Works

Dreams really can come true, gamers. Learn more about professional gaming from HowStuffWorks. See more »

Diving for Golf Balls Is a Real Job

You may not think of a Titleist golf ball as sunken treasure, but these divers do. Learn more about golf ball diving at HowStuffWorks Now. See more »

10 Fields Where the Glass Ceiling Isn't Even Cracked

Women in America have come a long way, well, in certain occupations. Learn more about fields where the glass ceiling isn't cracked at HowStuffWorks. See more »

10 Job Titles That Have Been Around for 2,000 Years

Some jobs are so critical to everyday life that they've never gone out of style. Learn about 10 job titles that have been around for 2,000 years. See more »

6 Careers with Great Benefits

A good salary and benefits can be some of the most attractive things about your job. Learn about six careers with great benefits at HowStuffWorks. See more »

10 Extinct Job Titles

New jobs are being created everyday, but what happened to the professions of yesteryear? Learn more about 10 extinct job titles at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Does the video game industry really lack career stability?

A career in the video game industry might be fun, but is it stable? Find out if the video game industry lacks career stability at HowStuffWorks. See more »

10 Careers Where You Can Eat for a Living

You love to eat, and you need to money to live. View 10 careers where you can eat for a living at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Does winning a reality competition really help your career?

Winning a reality competition might have more benefits than just money. Find out if winning a reality competition can help your career. See more »