“What do you want to become in future?”
Answer: “I want to become a Doctor/ Pilot/ Engineer/ Teacher or Banker”, is the answer that society or rather the family implant in a child’s mind from the very early age when they do not even know what “Aim” or “Career” really means.
Answers such as “I want to become a Dancer/ Player/ Singer/ Artist/ Entrepreneur or Videographer”, which explores the creative side of a child is rarely heard.
But, as we are now in a glorious year of 2019, where almost anything and everything is possible with a single click on Computer Screen, it is important to be aware of the new career choices that the Digital Industry offers.
It is a high time to come out the nutshell of aiming for the mainstream professions and get involved in the career that you love. Of course, you can still go for mainstream professions if they are your own goals, but not merely because your parents want it for you or because the so-called society applauds for it.
Here are the Few Creative Career Choices for young people to consider in 2018:
- Social Media Manager
- Search Engine Optimizer
- Graphic Designer
- Video Editor
Social Media Manager
Social Media Platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Linked In and many as such is an inseparable part of our daily routine. While few use these platforms to connect with near ones, many, specially the youngsters are glued to their phone just for these.
Hence, why not use the same for a productive purpose such as a full time Job?
Specially, if you are someone who has an extrovert personality who loves to connect with people and are always up with new trends, this job is for you. Go on to turn your unproductive time pass into full time income.
Search Engine Optimizer (SEO)
With the emerging number of businesses and the use of digital means such as internet as a promotional media, the job of Search Engine Optimizer is high in demand at the present.
Following the trend of revolution in Digital Marketing World and emerging number of new businesses, there is a huge scope of this career, not only in present but also in future.
Note: One can also choose a career path of Content Writing as a part of SEO.
A career as a Photographer can be an exciting adventure of creative and self-expression, as photographers have the chance to work in numerous settings and meet different individuals.
With the flourishment of complementary industries such as Travel and Tourism industry, Food Industry, Hospitality industry such as restaurants and Fashion Industry, the scope for photography has also increased simultaneously.
Photography, in the present context can be taken as a full time as well as part time career option.
Graphic Designers make visual ideas, utilizing different computer software, to convey thoughts that captivates consumers. They build up the fascinating visual format for different purposes, such as, advertisements, pamphlets, magazines, and corporate reports.
As the advertising through digital media is increasing, the job of a Graphic Designer is high on demand.
As a blogger, one can write about anything ranging from fashion, food, literature, health, beauty to technology and social issues. The idea is to have an interest and knowledge about the particular area s/he is writing about.
Blogging can be a good career choice as the bloggers can earn good amount by publishing their posts through paid blogging services on their own website or by writing for other’s website and getting paid in return.
With the increasing number of TV channels as well as You Tube Channels, Video Editing has become one of the most important tasks. Hence, increasing the demand of Video Editor.
One can take a relevant video editing courses and start a career as a video editor.
These are the job or career options that any young people can consider in the present scenario. However, one should not be limited to only these career options. Go on and Explore more of the countless career possibilities that the world has to offer.