Are You In the Wrong Profession? Answer These Questions To Find Out

We spend a large amount of time at work. If you find your profession unsatisfying, it can lead to a lower quality of life than many would prefer. If you are in the wrong profession it can greatly impede your ability to be happy. Take this test and we'll determine if it's time for you to make a move.

David Hamilton
On Oct 4, 2018

How close is your profession to what you dreamed of doing when you were a kid?

How often do you find yourself bragging to people you don't work with about something you were able to accomplish at work?

Are you taking this quiz while you are supposed to be working right now?

Select your typical response when someone asks you what you do for a living.

Do you feel your current profession defines who you are?

Select your attitude towards working on projects at work.

What is the top reason listed for why you haven't already quit your job?

Select the answer which best describes your sleeping schedule on a night when you have work in the morning.

Yes

Yes

There can be little doubt that based on your responses you are not happy in your profession. Many people aren't happy in their profession so you shouldn't feel alone.

You only get one life, why not try and make the most of it? There are many options out there which could lead to you leading a happier and more satisfying work life. The trick is to really consider what it is you do want to do and then decide on a plan to make that happen. You can do it!

No

No

Based on your responses, you should stick it out at your current place of employment.
A large number of people are unsatisfied with their work but you find satisfaction in your work. Stick with it and if there are some minor things impacting your happiness be sure to bring them up with your manager. You'd be surprised how easily such situations can be resolved sometimes.

Requires More Thought

Requires More Thought

This is a big decision and you sound as though you need more time to think. Give it a few more months and then see where your head is at.
Best of luck!