Need help figuring out what career your hero, villain, love interest, sidekick, or other cast member is likely to have? Get the juices flowing by looking through these entries.
Each one can provide its own sources of conflict, opportunities for success or failure, and insight into your character’s passion, interests, and goals, all the while characterizing them to readers.
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What Is an Occupation Thesaurus?
Animal Rescue Worker
Deep Sea Diver (Commercial)
Home Health Aide
Human Test Subject
Personal Assistant (to a Celebrity)
Pest Control Technician
Real Estate Agent
Server (Waiter or Waitress)
Small Business Owner
Therapist (Mental Health)