Choosing a career should be an enjoyable experience, but there is so muchthat depends on your decision and this makes it a nightmare. The next stepis to go out and see what a person in that career actually does on a day to day basis.Ideally, you need to see everything, because this is a huge decision that youare making. Some companies would never have employees if they showed allaspects of the job to a person looking for a new career, but if you fail toconduct inquiries and end up with a miserable bunch of people, then whatexcuse can you give? If you want to be a model and did not realise that some ofthe photo shoots are semi-nude; or you want to work in a restaurant and didnot realise that you would have to clear the trash and clean the toilets; or bea nurse and did not realise that you would see dead people; or be a policemanand did not expect to be involved in a protest march or a riot. What would you do if you made thewrong career choice because you failed to check things out?
The good news is that there is an undo button and you can resign from the job and rethink the rest of your life. Nothing is easy. Anything that is too easy is probably useless. There are some fantastic people out there who have faced all the challenges that were thrown at them on the journey to success. What you need to do is to identify those people and understand how they made it. Do not seek to copy each move, because the dynamics would have changed. If you are thinking of starting a business, try to find something that people need, or an improvement on an existing product or service. This was my starting point in business, a steel band hire