So You Want A Successful Career?

Posted July 8, 2019 by in Career
So You Want A Successful Career?

You want a successful career, but do you know what that looks like? What makes a successful career to you? Let’s take a look at some ideas:


First of all, you may find that to you the idea of success goes hand in hand with what you earn. When this is the case, you may find that you just really want to work in an industry that has high earning potential, like law or medicine.

So, if you know that you want to earn a set amount, you need to make sure that you’ve done your research, and that you’re opting for a career that can give you what you want.

Making A Difference

Or maybe to you, the successful career is all about what you do with it. Do you want to make a difference in the world? Do you want to know that you’re helping people? When this is the case, again you’re going to want to make sure that you are choosing the right industry. It’s so important that your job is fulfilling, so bear that in mind.


Finally, you’re going to want to make sure that your career comes with lots of different opportunities. Because you’ll never want to do something that stagnates. So, make sure that your career gives you options, like working internationally or working across different areas. Then choose an industry based on that.

Getting an LLM, as you can see from the infographic below, can offer that. But you can also think about other industries alongside law that offer this.

Infographic Design By University of Southern California

What’s your dream job? Let us know in the comments below!