Do you dream of making a living off of eating ice cream or stealing airplanes? As it turns out, those dreams could pay off big time: http://careerdare.com/6-unusual-jobs-that-pay-surprisingly-well/#axzz2flmN2HCp
But if you're not into being a psychic or an ice cream tester, don't fret--there are plenty of other career options to consider!
If you want a comprehensive overview of jobs, consider reading Best Jobs for the 21st Century by Michael Farr, or get an insider's scoop on 52 different jobs in The One-Week Job Project: One Man, 1 Year, 52 Jobs by Sean Aiken. The Career Chronicles: An Insider's Guide to what Jobs are Really Like: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly from over 750 Professionals by Michael Gregory also gives a pretty clear picture of the realities of employment in certain job categories.
Needing some direction on finding your dream job? Check out one of these great titles:
- Shake the World: It's Not about Finding a Job, It's about Creating a Life by James Marshall Reilly
- Dig this Gig: Find Your Dream Job--Or Invent It by Laura Dodd
- I Got My Dream Job and So Can You: 7 Steps to Creating Your Ideal Career after College by Pete Liebman