Choosing the career you want to do is a decision you want to think over. The first step is to jot down your likes and dislikes and consider your strengths and weaknesses. This will lead you to determine what is important for you personally and professionally to attain a suitable career for you. After identifying them work it into a detailed, flexible action plan. Some of your goals and wants in life may change over time, so be sure to adapt your action plan as needed.