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Landing Your Dream Job

Steven H. Dayan, MD and Terri Wojak January 2009 issue of Skin Inc. magazine

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Finding a job can be stressful, but there are some steps that can be taken to ensure you find the opportunity that best fits your needs and personality. First and foremost, you need to take it seriously. Finding a job is a job in itself. You need to be motivated to go out and locate the position you are seeking. Everyone chooses their own future, and when people are passionate about what they do, chances are, they will succeed.

There are many positions other than working in a spa that are available for estheticians, so take the time to find out which type of job would be best for you. People trained as estheticians can become product representatives, educators, coordinators, managers, assistants in medical offices, marketers for skin care companies and product development specialists, just to name a few. Make sure that the type of job you pursue is one you like, is rewarding, and keeps you motivated and interested. If you choose a job merely based on compensation, it probably will not provide you with a sense of fulfillment.

Research the job

After deciding where you want to take your career, it is important to conduct some research and find out exactly what that type of job entails. Be aware of the amount and nature of the responsibility you will be taking on, as well as the average working hours and whether any additional education would be required. Once you decide where to take your career, start looking into some potential employers.

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