Video instructions and help with filling out and completing Where 8850 Form Careers

Instructions and Help about Where 8850 Form Careers

The national honor societies want to help you get future ready and we've prepared a series of videos to help you along the way this one is about career exploration deciding on a career especially as a teenager can be a scary thing but at any age it's important to take a good look at what you might like to do to earn a living first and foremost it is okay not to know on average people change jobs seven times in their adult lives and four times before they turn thirty-two what is important is to get a general idea of what you like to do and what you're good at this not only can help lead to a happy and successful career but can save time and money in the future start by asking yourself what is your favorite subject in school is it art think about a career as a graphic designer a studio artist or art teacher how about music this could lead to a career as an orchestra or band musician or a music teacher do you like English that's a good basis for being a writer or editor or an English language instructor what about math think about a career as an actuary stockbroker or financial planner how about science this interest in skill can lead to a career as a research scientist forensic scientist pharmacist or chemist do you like social studies consider a career as a museum curator anthropologist government worker or politician there's also PE you don't have to be a professional athlete to pursue this career path skill in physical education also leads to careers as a personal trainer a Parks and Recreation Director or coach be honest with yourself if you don't like a certain subject it's okay focus on what you're good at and what you like to study what is your passion versus your hobby are you passionate about the outdoors or do you enjoy being outside as a hobby and would you be satisfied with an office job do you love being a member of the band but want to be an engineer you can always find a community band to fulfill your interest in music how long are you willing to be in school if you have aspirations to be a doctor or lawyer you might be in college for six to eight years after high school take the time to research different types of college degrees how long it takes to get each one and where they can lead you continue to explore careers related to your favorite subject in school ask questions like what education is needed to achieve this career what is the average salary of someone in this career is this career limited to certain geographical areas or can it be done anywhere who are some leading experts in that field do you know anyone in that field ask a trusted adult to help you find someone to interview or talk to using the interview sheet located in the next step section of the NHS or NJ HS future-ready webpage let's recap our discussion about career exploration start your research now but be flexible ideas and interests can change over time start thinking about what subjects you like in school and what you're good at use the additional resources in the next step section of the NHS or NJ HS future-ready webpage to continue your exploration of your future the National Honor Society and National Junior Honor Society are proud of the accomplishments that earned you membership in the organization and we support you in your life's journey good luck with exploring careers as you get future ready

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