I Started My Career as a Mental Health Counselor, But Now I Work in TV

Just because you study something, doesn't mean you have to follow that career path forever. Tim Wolfe was a counselor who went back to school to work in TV.

I’m a Physician’s Assistant and This Is What My Job Is Really Like

Nicole LaCost is a physician’s assistant in the New York Metro area and in this interview she explains how she got into the field and what her schedule's like.

How One Coaching Session Helped Me Gain the Confidence I Needed to Land the Job

This Muse user met with one of our career coaches and was able to overcome her interview fears and challenges to land a nonprofit job she loves.

I Chose a Job That Let Me Be a Great Dad and a Great Sales Leader

Sometimes, you need to think about finding work you're good at and that allows you to live a certain kind of life. That's just what this single dad did.

Why I Don’t Regret Leaving Social Work After Going to Grad School for It

Just because you start out in one field or graduate with a certain course of study, it doesn't mean you have to pursue that line of work forever.

I Moved to a City Where I Knew No One for Work

This is the story of how a marketing professional made the move from Chicago to New York City to join the fast-paced startup, The Muse.

This 56-Year-Old Firefighter’s Story Proves You’re Never Too Old to Pick Up a Career-Changing Skill

Telling yourself you're too old to put yourself out there and try something new? This real career story will inspire you to do it anyway.

We’re Best Friends Who Started a Business and This Is Our Career Story

This is a story about two people who took a common daydream to the next level when they quit their respective jobs in sales and started a company of their own.

I’m an Event Manager and This Is What My Job’s Really Like

This is what an event manager's days really consist of. If this sounds like work you'd enjoy, maybe a role in public relations or event planning is for you.

How Deciding Not to Settle Led Me to a Job I Love

Here's how one Muse user found a job she loves at Digital Air Strike because she didn't settle for just any job.