This is a great article from Askmen.com…”Good” Jobs vs. Happy Jobs
This spring, millions of 20-somethings have suddenly found themselves in a staring competition with the real world. For the college seniors of the Tiger Mom generation, this usually means a search for “prestigious jobs,” or jobs that can provide instant validation of their hard work. But there’s more to the real world than rankings and superficial expectations. It is useful for us to understand some of the factors that we use to gauge the “prestige” of professions, in order to truly identify jobs that will make us happy after college.