Here are some offbeat career opportunities that can help you stand out in the crowd.
Blogger: Bloggers have career opportunities across sectors like IT-software, entertainment /media, software services and retail. A candidate with good communication skills, command over English language, creativity can get an average pay between Rs 2-4 lakhs per annum.
Event management: Advertising, PR, event management, real estate, export/import and merchandising sectors are creating multiple job opportunities for the candidates with creativity, planning and organization skills, visualising concepts, analytical and problem solving skills. An entry level candidate is expected to get between Rs 3.5-6 lakhs per annum.
Radio jockey: It is an exciting career option for the candidates with creativity and innovation, interpersonal skills, speaking, writing, research and analytical skills, knowledge of editing and broadcasting-related equipments. They get paid among Rs 2-4 lakhs per annum.
Photo journalist: If you have such skills like inventive nature, communication and decision-making skills, knowledge of photo editing softwares, technical skills (usage of photography equipments) get paid between Rs 3-6 lakhs per annum.
Food taster: For this position you have to be a foodie, with certain skills like perception and articulation skills, analytical, problem-solving and good communication skills.
Environmentalist: Having leadership, project management skills, research, analytical and problem-solving skills can get paid between Rs 3.5-6 lakhs per annum.
Graphic artist: If you are artistic, creative, project management and analytical skills, knowledge of designing softwares corel draw, photoshop then get to be paid among Rs 2.5-5 lakhs per annum.
Story teller: A story teller with great communication skills, confidence, creativity, project management and presentation skills can be paid up to Rs 2-4 lakhs per annum.
Ethical hacker: Having knowledge and experience on web security scanners, knowledge of networking protocols, project management skills, mathematical, analytical and problem-solving skills can help you get paid up to Rs 3-6 lakhs per annum.