When the little ones are asked what they want to be when they grow up, they think of the trades they know, those they have seen at home or those they have been taught at school. However, there is a much wider range outside of business, law, medicine and all these very important trades that have been part of society for years.
There are more and more jobs that we could never have imagined. It seems strange to us at first glance that a company can pay a person to make them, however, they exist. Here a list of jobs that look like hobbies and you will be surprised that they can pay you for it.
An extremely demanding palate is needed that knows how to differentiate between 70 similar flavors, as is the case of Sue McNamara, gum taster in Cadbury Schweppes Science and Technology Center, as explained in The New York Times.
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If your passion is sleeping, nothing better than becoming a bed tester, that’s right, literally “you will take your work home,” as John-Paul Barnett explains in inews. Barnett works for the Harrison Spinks mattress company and has to sleep on the company’s prototype mattresses to test them.
Fortune cookie writer
If your thing is to write witty phrases and play a role in the destiny of people, being a writer of fortune cookies is a very fun option that will always have you thinking about possible phrases.
Guardian of Paradisacas Islands
Living on an island paradise of luxury and with a payment of 100,000 dollars a year is possible. This offer not only offers the opportunity to live in a dream place in the Bahamas, but also its schedule will allow you to have free afternoons and weekends to enjoy your stay on the island, in addition to health coverage and a vehicle with which to move.
Viewpoint of series
Netflix offers the dream job for all those who love series. The position is called Netflix Tagger and it consists of watching all the series and movies on the platform and labeling them with information about the categories. This is how the labeller Sherrie Gulhmand tells it, who as she explains to Bioguia her job involves watching Netflix more than 20 hours a week. A dream for many, who already dedicate those hours to the platform for free.
If you love video games, this is your job. A video game tester is dedicated to playing video games that are about to go on the market to see if they find any errors to try to correct them before they go on sale.
Third Party Clothing Buyer
If you have good taste in fashion and you love to shop and advise those close to you on what suits them best, you are certainly cut out for the position. It is a job, which consists of advising clients to compose a wardrobe and make the most of the image.
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