Confused? Here is how you should choose the best career option for you
Choosing the best career option that suits your persona is not only a challenging task but risky too because choosing a bad option can cause you time and money loss. It goes even worse when your parents/guardians are unable to guide you. Most of us go through this stage at least once when we don’t have enough knowledge and experience to make a fruitful decision for our self. You should always take your persona into the accounts while making a decision for your career option or else you will end up with choosing the wrong one for you. Ask yourself what do you like, dislike or what you are interested in to give you an idea how you can choose the best career option for you, Here are some valuable information to light up the scene.
Do you like scrolling social media?
Most of us are active on social media today and the majority is youth. Would you believe India has 75+ million Instagram user which is 2nd highest after United states with 120 million followed by Brazil and Indonesia. This was just about instagram, if we talk about other social media platforms india is one of the most active countries on social media.
So if you too like spending time on social media, you can make your career in social media industry all it needs is your willingness and dedication to learn some tools and you are all set to work in the market. In social media profiles your work would be posting content on social media like facebook, instagram, twitter, linked-in or pinterest etc. You would be working on basically creating awareness of a particular given project or social media page. The growth expectation is seamless in social media profiles and when you work on what you actually like it does not even sounds like working.
Do you like customizing your smartphone?
We all use smartphones today, even a 2 years old kid looks for smartphone for the sake of games. If you like customizing your smartphone like applying themes or wallpapers installing apps or tools on your phone, experimenting with the performance of your smartphone, or just rooting and installing custom ROMs, it’s good news for you. You can choose to be an android or IOS developer. Here also you would be needing to learn some tools and some basic skills to enter the industry. As an android or ios developer initially you would be working on research and development of the UI of the given operating system or may be an app. Android and iOS developers are in high demand from last one decade. So as a career option this is great if you like playing with androids and iOS.
Do you love writing?
Times has changed but some things are still the same and will remain same ahead. Writing is the base of almost every plan, every strategy, every kind of content. If you like writing you are lucky enough to build up your career in a great number of industries. A career in content writing comes with endless opportunities. The content writers have always been in demand. However, with the advent of the internet, the demand for excellent writers have increased manifold. Surprisingly, almost all content writers have become writers by accident. And there are numerous instances where successful writers have made a fortune out of their professions. In fact, many full-time bloggers with six to ten years of experience earn more than INR 10 lakh per month.
Love capturing photos?
It is rightly said that a single picture can sometimes be much more eloquent than a thousand words. These days, Photography is fast emerging as a popular career choice among all the age groups. Photography is both a science and an art. It is an artistic means of expression, the camera replacing the pen or the paintbrush.
A modern day photographer can work in many avatars, notable among them include Press Photographers, Commercial Photographers, Wedding Photographers, Fashion Photographers, or Freelance Photographer
Are you good in planning?
If you think are good at making plans and executing them you are all set you just need to gain some knowledge of the industry where you want to start. A career in strategic planning involves helping a corporation design a path to growth and profitability amidst competition and constant change. The strategic planner’s role consists of helping the organization to gather, analyze and organize information. They track industry and competitive trends, develop forecasting models and scenario analysis, examine strategic performance, spot emerging market opportunities, identify business threats, look for novel strategic solutions, and develop creative action plans. Strategic planning involves understanding what the organization’s current strategy is, what has been tried in the past and also what it will be in the future
Do you love art & designing?
If you love art or doing artistic things crafting things with your creativity, or if you are full with the creative ideas & artistic mind, going with graphic designing is a great idea. Graphic designer is a flexible job and many companies search for new and talented graphic designer these days. Graphic Designers create visual images to communicate informative, inspiring and attractive ideas to consumers. They use drawings or computer images to communicate. Graphics designing is one of the most demanded skills because almost every industry requires graphics designers. So if you like designing, choosing graphics designing as a career would never disappoint you.
Love dancing/singing or acting?
If dancing/ singing or acting is your interest you have already run a mile toward a successful career you just need to give a right direction to this flow. Today it’s so easy to increase the reach of your talent through social media. It was not this easy earlier when going to a music label for recording was the initial stage of reaching to your audience. You can become a part or full time youtuber, showcase your talent to audience. Here being a youtuber is not the career but being an entertainer through youtube is a great option to gear up.
Do you like chit chatting?
If you like communicating with people and you believe you can deliver valuable information to others through your communication or you have good convincing skills you can make your career in sales/ counselling/ advisory or consultation. If assisting people interests you, counselling might be the right field for you. People who love the challenge of meeting new people, and supporting them in solving their problems can become successful counsellors. You can have an active role in connecting with people, and being a force for good in their lives for a long time. Counsellors make others live better and more fully, and this motivates counsellors to give their best.
Once you get able to relate your interest to a profession, 50% of your problem is solved the rest of 50% would be depended on how you choose to be a professional in that particular field. For example choosing the best mentorship, choosing a reputed institution, learning methods, and certifications etc. There is a number of professional skills that are highly demanded in 2019 and expect to be same in coming years too. Apart from this you can also join HiAim’s 2 hour free career counselling session. Just hit the link below to book you seat.