What are the best jobs for passionate people?

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Johnny Crawford / jcrawford@ajc.com

Passionate, creative types often find the corporate world dull and stifling. But there are plenty of careers where passion for your craft will be rewarded, and sometimes handsomely. From professional athletes to actors, chefs and florists, there are a wide range of careers that require a special talent and passion for perfection.

What jobs do you think work out best for creative, passionate people? Can they be successful in an office environment?

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March 4th, 2009
9:29 am

I’m really glad to see an article about passionate people and careers because they’re often overlooked in the mainstream world. However, political activism was overlooked as a career choice for passionate people, and it would’ve made your article even better if that had been included.