When they asked us what we wanted to be when we grew up, we weren’t really aware of all the possibilities. The rapid growth in technology use has created occupations that would have been too good to be true when we were children. Here are some of the jobs that didn’t exist even in the early 2000s.
It’s hard to believe, but Instagram only launched in 2010. I honestly don’t know how we survived before that. Anyway, people who gained significant followings on the app began to partner with brands in order to promote products and services. It is actually a lucrative job with some influencers even pivoting into launching their own makeup lines or even going into mainstream media. “Influencer” was added to the dictionary last year.