When I was in high school, I had my heart set on becoming a nurse practitioner, and there was no way that you could tell me any different. Fast-forward to now and I’m studying public administration, and I am nothing short of excited.
More often than not (I’m speaking from experience), you start to feel that once your heart is set on one area of interest, then that’s the career path you have to follow. End of story.
But what happens when you realize, “Hey, I don’t think I really like this as much as I thought I would”?
Understand that there’s nothing wrong with changing your mind. I did. Here are questions I asked myself along the way to help me decide on my career: