Extreme: Jobs Your Mother Doesn't Want You to Know about
Can't stand the idea of being stuck behind a desk? Prefer a job that gives you a rush? You won't believe some of the things some people do for a living! Speed skiing, skydiving, swimming with sharks, and that's just for starters. Adrenaline-hunters, come right this way...
The big picture
How much can I earn?
Christina Orr Formula Ford driver
Speed skier 21 22
Big wave surfer
Shark handler 53 3 4 5 8
Extreme sports photographer
International aid worker
Ready setgo for it
How can I stand out at the interview?
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