Will you just shut up already? That will be my parents yelling at me because I love hogging the phone line for hours and hours. And if I had my way, I’ll be a telephone operator. Wait… I was actually a telephone operator during holidays when I was still schooling. Come to think of it, I’m the happiest when I am working in the call centre. So it’s true! I love talking!
If you are like me, there are many job openings available for people who are word savvy and can articulate important messages to people through speaking and inspire them to move.
If you can speak before a crowd without fear, here are 10 of the best jobs for people like you:
One of the most notable jobs that people who love to talk should consider is being an announcer. In this job, it is up to you to begin the show and let the people know what is going on during breaks and key sections of the show. You also get to introduce the stars of the event.
Coaches don’t just need to have the know-how on how to play the sport they are in, they also need to inspire their team to work hard and do their best. A coach who is also verbally gifted can also prevent disputes and make the best deals for their team.
Besides a sport coach, a life coach has similar traits. A successful life coach is able to inspire and motivate through talks and different exercises.
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Customer Service Representative
Customer service representatives are the ones who take on the calls from clients regarding their inquiries. From product inquiries to troubleshooting, these people will need to be patient in speaking to clients even if they are getting mad.
Customer service representative also need to be resilient to complains and rude demands which are pretty common in their daily work.
Aside from being able to make every event they tackle perfect for their clients, event planners have to deal with a lot of people to make sure everything needed in the event is perfect.
They have to negotiate with stockists to get the best deals and also appeal to clients that you can work your magic for their special day.
Teachers will definitely need to be verbally gifted to become successful in their field. They must be able to impart new knowledge to their students and make complex topics easy to understand through their explanations.
But being able to talk isn’t enough, there are multiple personality traits that are important such as patience and resourceful.
Interpreters need to know more than 2 languages or more to be able to work in this career. As an interpreter, it is up to you to speak on behalf of your client and be able to share the information they want others to know even if they tell you in a different language.
If you are up-to-date with the news and not afraid to share it, being a reporter may be your alley. In this job, you will need to be where the news is happening and report it in a way people will understand and learn from. You also need to be brave as some events may be dangerous and put you at risk.
For some people, speech is something they cannot grasp because they are currently suffering from disorders or complications that prevent them from practicing it. A speech-language pathologist can diagnose and provide the right treatment for these cases.
For products to sell, you need someone to sell them off to people and you need to be good with your words to do it. As a salesperson, you need to catch people’s interest with your words and make them curious to try out the product you are selling.
Want to support your chosen political cause or party? As a political organiser, you will rally the people to support your cause and reach out to others who want to assist in helping out.
You will also be involved in fund raising, setting appointments and scouting for venues for political rallies.
Speaking in front of a crowd and getting them inspired is not a simple feat. But, if you can do this, you definitely should consider the jobs above and be in the spotlight. Good luck!
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