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whats a good paying career, that doesnt require much education?

im 18, a senior, and still have no idea what i want to do in life. im a tad lazy, but thats because i lack motivation. However i acually have a good work ethic when i feel like doing something,money is involved, or its something i want to do. Anyways, what are good jobs that only require high school diploma. i would go to college, but im worried about the money for it, and i dont know what i want to do. Basically im asking whats a high paying job that doesnt suck too much and doesnt require any/much college. If i do attend college, id like to have a stable job at first to get cash for it anyways. -thanks for your time.

Asked By: shineman08 - 1/13/2008
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Right now, the one sector that is holding up amidst this current economic crisis (high possibility of a recession for the next 2 business quarters) is healthcare. You might want to consider... More
Answered By: WarnerSister - 1/13/2008
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Dental hygenist is a good one. Paralegal certification is another. There's also an accounting certificate. All of these take less than 1 year. Good luck
Answered By: addell712 - 1/13/2008
 
You could always join the military. Three meals a day, place to sleep, good pay and benefits. That's what I did when I graduated from High School and didn't know what to do.
Answered By: John J - 1/13/2008
 
Why not do as John J said, join one of the branches of military, you'll get room & board, paycheck and you'll be able to experience & get exposure to alot of different jobs. Do you like computers? Join up and get training in IT and become a IT Specialist (just an example). Then when you decide what it is you want to do... More
Answered By: JustMe - 1/13/2008
 
I you are really serious about making money and becoming financially independent then you must look at this site... More
Answered By: Le J - 1/13/2008
 
My answer to your question will begin with a question. Do you want to be rich or wealthy? But that's the same thing, well no its most certainly is not. Becoming rich means in most cases, getting to the higher echelons of a company and receiving a large salary. Unfortunately the higher somebody climbs up the company... More
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Answered By: stoerdog - 1/13/2008
 
Good luck in life but be forewarned things don't always come out the way you think they will. The rollercoaster of life is leaving the station. Try any kind of job you never know where it will lead. I have watered plants at banks and business for a job, laid hardwood flooring, did daily/weekly recordkeeping,landscaping... More
Answered By: jackyblu - 1/13/2008
 
I would strongly suggest you taking a look at the video Douglas B is talking about. It's incredible and so simple. You'd never dream of it. I know a lot of people involved in this type of work and it explains why they're able to do all the things that they do and are happy. Take a look at it and get back with him... More
Answered By: Tiffany - 1/13/2008
 
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