What are some professions you would suggest I look into?
I am a 11th grader, and recently people have been asking me what I would like to get a job doing. I always lie and say I don't know but my sole ambition is to publish a novel. Obviously I know how hard it is to get into the publishing world. Thus, I have been wondering what other professions are out there that I could enjoy going into while aspiring to become an author?
Asked By: 0990123 - 8/31/2011
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Technical writing is an area where there are a good number of jobs. You could be writing user manuals for medical computer software or those info sheets they tuck in with prescription drugs, or electrical engineering documents, or business training materials, etc. What I mean is, you could pick the industry and type of... More
Answered By: MavistheMaven - 8/31/2011
Additional Answers (2)
Tough but I know someone who got a book published when she was about 13 it's called the wish key not my kinda book but the point is if some people like it it can get published.
Answered By: Patrick McBride - 8/31/2011
Editor, journalist, or English teacher are all reasonable options. Best of luck with your decision, ~Dr. B.~
Answered By: michele - 8/31/2011
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
Sobre 287 Trabajos en tu area. $15-87/hora - Aplica Ahora.
Other Career Questions
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.