Choosing the right field for pursuing an educational and professional career should be one of the integral parts of one person’s achievement goals. We should keep all the factors in consideration while choosing a career such as reliability, aptitude, monetary benefit, and impact on the family. Studying and operating the latest technology including high-tech machinery is my forte. Therefore, I had an immense fondness for the field of radiology. The “Radiologic Technologist/ Radiographer” is a medical practitioner who dedicatedly works with other medical professionals to provide a diagnosis for a patient’s injury or disease. The radiologic technologist uses high-tech medical equipment for producing radiological images for their diagnosis. There are several reasons for me to choose this field for my career. I have chosen the field of radiology as my educational and professional career due to its reliability, my aptitude, and social interaction with other medical professionals.
I always wanted to pursue a field that is reliable and has a low-stress level. The field of radiography is known to be the most reliable professionals in this evolving society. Being a professional Radiologic Technologist/ Radiographer provides potential monetary benefits, accelerated upward mobility, and financial security. This profession can help us make a high salary with less work pressure and flexibility. It gives prosperous opportunities to balance between personal and professional life.
My personal and professional aptitude has always been towards the field of radiography. My father is a professional radiologic technologist. Therefore, I have observed him efficiently working in this field without any extra work burden. He is always successful in his professional life and gives personal time to his family which is the most important factor for me to choose this field. I have had firsthand experience of observing the medical equipment used in this field because of my father, who boosted my fondness towards this field.
The field of radiography demands teamwork abilities and efficient communication with other medical professionals to provide medical care. The major trait of my personality is socialization and efficient communication in teamwork. This field requires an extrovert lifestyle and decent appearance, which I can easily adhere to. I have always excelled in team-working projects because of my extroverted nature, social behavior, and extensive conversations with others. Therefore, the job of a radiologic technologist is an ideal professional career for me.
After family discussions and my analysis, I concluded that a professional career as a radiologic technologist is rewarding for me. It is a respective and in-demand medical profession in the healthcare industry with financial stability, reliability, prospective future, and balanced workload. I always wanted to be in a profession that would make a positive impact upon humanity, provides professional opportunities for a secure future and financial stability for my family.