How can high school students choose a career?

Meet with a school counselor Your school counselor can help you figure out what kind of career you might choose. Schedule a time to meet with them to discuss your list of possible occupations. They can help you get connected with some higher education schools that you might want to apply to.

What is the best job for high school students?

Top jobs for high school students

  • Movie theater cashier or usher.
  • Front desk receptionist.
  • Yard worker.
  • Pet sitter or dog walker.
  • Babysitter.
  • Delivery driver.
  • Tutor.
  • Grocery store associate.

What is the most common career choices for high school students?

The top 10 most popular careers include:

  • Registered nurse.
  • Professional athlete (here’s a popular blog post we did about the percentage of millionaires that are professional athletes)
  • Artist.
  • Musician/singer.
  • Athletic trainer/sports medicine.
  • Physician/surgeon.
  • Actor/Actress.
  • Veterinarian/Veterinary technician.

How do I choose a career as a student?

7 Essential Tips in Choosing a Career for Students

  1. Uncover your passion.
  2. Develop your skills.
  3. Present your WHY.
  4. Understand your values.
  5. Use your resources.
  6. Make sure your career is consistent with your coursework.
  7. Be willing to embrace change.

What is the highest paying job for 15 year olds?

High-paying jobs for teens

  • Landscape laborer.
  • Dog walker.
  • Youth sports referee.
  • Babysitter.
  • Delivery service driver. National average salary: $16.81 per hour.
  • Pet sitter. National average salary: $37,861 per year.
  • Automotive technician. National average salary: $19.55 per hour.
  • Tutor. National average salary: $21.31 per hour.

Is Starbucks a good job for high school students?

7 answers. Very flexible for high school students. Keep in mind, this job is incredibly fast paced and you will have to memorize a lot of drink recipes BUT Starbucks is VERY good about working with their employees schedules. Yes, very flexible for high school students.

Can’t decide what I want to do for a career?

Here are some reasons why you can’t decide on a career path:

  1. You’re scared.
  2. You’re not educated.
  3. You’re not willing to take a risk.
  4. You’re having second thoughts.
  5. You’re waiting things to fall into place.
  6. You’re not giving your dreams a chance.
  7. You’re still not sure what you’re good at doing.

How do I find the perfect career for me?

Here are five steps you can take toward discovering the career that will truly satisfy you.

  1. Take career assessments. Remember in high school, being given career personality tests that would tell you what you should be when you grow up?
  2. Make a list of your options.
  3. Look for overlap.
  4. Network.
  5. Ask a mentor.

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