Answer these questions to make sure your Career Goal is right for you.
Let's look at your career goal more carefully. You need to answer five important questions before deciding if this is the right choice.
Are jobs in this field available in your area? Are you willing to move to another city or town?
A Career One-Stop is a good place to find out if your target career is likely to be available in your area. Find a One-Stop near you.
Is there transportation to take you from your home to this job? If the job requires travel away from home, can you manage this and family obligations?
Do you have to work at night or on weekends? Will this be a problem for you?
Will you need to work outside? Do you need to be on your feet all day? Is there any heavy lifting or physical activity? Do you have any disabilities that will keep you from doing these things?