The Career Project is dedicated to helping you identify and pursue a career that is fulfilling, financially-viable and matches up with your values, interest and life purpose.
Our site features a free online database of thousands of individual career profiles of real people working in each field. Each “career profile” is the result of a one-on-one interview with a professional. We started this site to help students and young professionals to get the “inside scoop” as to what its really like to work in a given field, or with a given job title that may pique their interest. Use the categories below to get started:
- Business & Management
- Computers & IT
- Government & Law Enforcement
- Health Care - Allied Health
- Health Care - Medical
- Health Care - Nursing
- Hospitality & Transportation
- Human Services
- Legal Services
- Marketing & Sales
- Media & Art
- Skilled Trades & Construction
Looking for more career information, career descriptions or job profiles? If so, stay tuned! We’re adding dozens of new job profiles each month.
We’ll soon be featuring a special focus on blue-collar and technical jobs in addition to the current catalog of mostly white-collar jobs. Have a few careers in mind that you want to know more about? Let us know!
At The Career Project, its our mission is to help individuals identify and pursue a career that is fulfilling, financially-viable and aligns with their values and life purpose.
Far too many people are unengaged at work and unfulfilled in their lives. We’re meant for more than this. An individual who sees meaning in their work and is eager to make an impact will change the world for the better – positively impacting the lives of others while becoming the best version of themself in the process.
What do our career profiles feature?
Section 1: What exactly do you do?
Section 2: Describe your work environment.
Section 3: How does someone new to the workforce get a J-O-B like yours?
Section 4: How did you get your job?
Section 5: Describe your training and qualifications.
Section 6: What are your future plans and career goals?
Section 7: A DAY IN THE LIFE OF… Please provide an hour-by-hour breakdown of how you spend your day.
Or read some job profile descriptions and career profiles to learn more about what its really like to work in a particular field: