Careers that Bollywood brought into Limelight

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Several movies not just entertain us but inspire as well. These movies make us laugh, cry, giggle, and inspire about different aspects of life. There are several bollywood movies which have even brought several career options in the limelight. May be you have thought about them many times, but somehow these got swept up and you didn’t think about really making them your career choices. In case, it’s true in your case, here is a bollywood movies list that can give you an inspiration break.

Careers that Bollywood brought into Limelight
CareerBuilder_Career Inspiration from Bollywood
  • Military Services: Lakshya (2004)

As Karan Shergil, Hrithik Roshan inspired the youth about finding the true self and dedicate their efforts/ services to the nation. Having a career in the Army, Air Force, Navy, Marines, or Coast Guard is not about salary, family relationships, or acquiring job skills, but it is about commitment.

  • Hockey : Chak De (2007)

Cricket overpowered every other sport, but Chak De made people interested in Hockey. The girls of Chak De and Shahrukh Khan as coach Kabir have done it together. They not just won the gold medal in the movie but even inspired people to think out of cricket. Hockey, has gain much popularity after the movie and youth is showing interest in the game.

  • Videographer cum Traveler : Yeh Jawani hai Dewaani (2013)
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Kabir Thapar (Ranbir Kapoor) has unveiled another career option as a photographer/videographer who travels the world and lives his dream of visiting every city in the world. To work like Karan Thapar in Ye Jawani Hai Dewaani, one needs to undergo course in mass communication and journalism.

  • Start Up: Guru (2007)

Abhishek Bachan as Gurukant Desai inspires the youth of the nation to come up with the startup business. Startup is about being futuristic and opportunist, and that’s what he talks about from his entrepreneurial skills. There are several successful examples of startup today like Zomato, Ola, and Housing.

  • Financial Broker: Zindagi Milegi Na Dubara (2011)

Hrithik Roshan, as Arjun played a role of financial broker in the much loved bollywood movie-Zindagi Milegi Na Dubara. Career as financial broker is promising for those who trust their sense and calculations. Stock market is not all about luck but also about smartness and mathematics. To be a stock broker, you do not need a specific academic qualification. If you have have done a course in finance- an MBA, a Chartered Accountant or a graduation in Bcom, then you can understand how stock market functions. The most important thing one needs to be a stock broker is good knowledge of stock market.

  • Wedding planners: Band Baja Barat (2010)
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Band Baja Barat gave wedding planning ideas to several people. As an unconventional yet high-paying career, wedding planning has become quite a popular choice for startup business. From handling designing and coordination of weddings to designing invitation cards and deciding venues, wedding planners have to work on everything. Marriages have always been a matter of pride for several families in Indian society, thus this industry beholds great potential for wedding planners to plan a wedding too one’s expectation and get good business.


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