What are good jobs / professions / careers for highly sensitive people?

There are some fields of work / jobs / careers that suit our personalities better than others. And we can be even better than the usual people out there, due to our sensitivity, empathy and creativity.

Around 30% of HSPs are extroverted, about 70% are introverted, due to what studies, blogs, and authors say.

Decided Dolphin Asked on June 11, 2021 in Work Life.
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Mediator – understanding both parties involved and finding solutions for the best of everyone.

Decided Dolphin Answered on January 16, 2022.
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Writer/Author – finding the right words for complex topics, or telling beautiful stories that touch the soul and deliver the message at the same time.

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Medical – nurse, doctor, psychotherapist, etc. Taking care of others, while training our own boundaries. Being excellent in our profession, while creating a lovely atmosphere within the team.

Decided Dolphin Answered on January 16, 2022.
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Personal coach – understanding the individual scenario and making the best steps possible in order to improve the client’s personal quality of life

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Social Worker – using our high empathy for the benefit of the (currently) weak

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Copywriter – choosing exactly the right words to represent the client’s product in a perfect way taylored to the wanted audience’s response

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Graphic designer – creating harmonic digital works, with the client’s needs and the viewers perspective in mind at the same time

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Actress/Actor – understanding the role/character fully, and transporting it onto the stage or into the movie

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Art gallery director/assistant – curating beautiful exhibitions, working with creative people

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Waitress/Waiter in a nice coffee shop or restaurant – reading the guests wishes, and creating a nice atmosphere all around

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Coffee shop owner – creating a beautiful atmosphere with the feelings of the guests in mind

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Programmer – working alone in calm while writing the perfect code; communicating with co-workers only when needed

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Virtual assistant – working from anywhere, and having an own schedule.

Decided Dolphin Answered on January 16, 2022.
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Yoga Teacher (holding the space, creating atmosphere, connecting with people, seeing subtle moves/adjustments, etc…)

Climbing Chipmunk Answered on February 7, 2022.
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Reiki Master

Climbing Chipmunk Answered on February 7, 2022.
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small business manager

Climbing Chipmunk Answered on February 12, 2022.
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