5 Tips for Finding a Job You Love


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Do What You Love
Have you been working as a bank teller but dreaming of perfectly frosted cupcakes? Then it might be time to take a chance and try your hand as a baker.
Have you been working as a bank teller but dreaming of perfectly frosted cupcakes? Then it might be time to take a chance and try your hand as a baker.
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It might seem a bit obvious, but the best way to find a job you love is to, well, do what you love. If a job that matches your interests isn't quite as obvious to you, evaluate your life. What are your hobbies? What makes you smile? Do you like being outdoors? Do you love kids? Once you figure out what your interests are and what makes you happiest, you can start looking for jobs that involve those things. Have you been working as a bank teller but dreaming of perfectly frosted cupcakes? Why not take a chance and try your hand as a baker? Before opening your own bakery, you could take a job at your local grocery store bakery. If you're an outdoors enthusiast, you would be surprised to find out how many jobs allow you to work outside. A simple Internet search suggests things like a skydiving instructor or wildlife rehabilitator; even a job as an EMT allows you to be outdoors. Writers and photographers can usually work wherever they want. Simply figure out what you love to do, and your research will lead you to the right job for you.

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