Career Industries

Deciding what career path you want to follow can be difficult. Having the knowledge you need makes it much easier.

Each career we highlight is organized into one of the specific industries below.  Choose the industry that makes the most sense for you and then review the different careers we provide in-depth information on.

Art

Art industry traits:

  • Highly aware of their environment
  • Appreciation for aesthetic beauty
  • Original
  • Unconventional
  • Need space and freedom

Art careers include; graphic design, interior design, animation, and fashion design.

Business

Business career traits:

  • Big picture oriented
  • Love challenges
  • Strategists
  • Logical
  • Able to absorb complex material

Business careers include accounting, financial planning, and project management.

Computers

Computer career traits:

  • Attention to detail
  • Innovative
  • Organized and structured
  • Realistic and highly practical

Software developers and database administrators are examples of careers in the computer industry.

Education

Education career traits:

  • Follow things through to completion
  • Loyal
  • Put the needs of others before their own
  • Compassionate and sympathetic
  • Like interacting with others

Teachers and librarians are examples of professionals in the education industry.

Engineering

Engineering career traits:

  • Want to understand how things work
  • Hands on and action oriented
  • Realistic and highly practical
  • Independent trouble shooter

Engineering specialties include mechanical, aerospace, civil, and environmental engineering.

Healthcare

Healthcare career traits:

  • Well organized and enjoy structure
  • Social, crave interaction with people
  • Sympathetic and team player
  • Helping others leads to a feeling of satisfaction

Healthcare careers include dental technicians and surgical technicians as well as nurses, physicians, and pharmacists.

Legal

Legal career traits:

  • Crave traditional values and security in the community
  • Orderly, organized, and dependable
  • Observant and very fact based
  • Logical and rational view of the world

Examples of legal careers include: paralegals, court reporters, attorneys, and police officers.

Sales

Sales career traits:

  • Faced paced and full of energy
  • Excellent people skills and flexible
  • Like initiating and taking risks
  • Like seeing immediate results

Sales careers include real estate agents, insurance specialists, and travel agents.

Science

Science career traits:

  • Logical and rational
  • Enjoy following a step-by-step approach
  • Realistic and highly practical
  • Independent trouble shooters

Science careers include biotechnology, forensic science, and zoology.

Service

Service career traits:

  • Enthusiastic
  • Outgoing personality
  • Prefer instant gratification
  • Hands on and action oriented

Service careers include massage therapy, culinary arts, and cosmetology.

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