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Hello. I've only been practising for about a year, and don't know anyone else who practises in my country (Trinidad). I'm 34 and an Accountant by training and profession, and spent a large part of my career justifying unethical and sometimes illegal activities for my employers, telling myself that these were victimless crimes. I was fired a few months ago for questioning certain practices, and I know that regardless of where I work (in my country) unscrupulous practices exist. I've only just been getting by, and have had to depend on others, while at the same time trying to explain to them why I'm not looking for work as an Accountant, or even why I'm no longer financially motivated.
So I'm really lost at the moment. I've thought of changing careers and doing something worthwhile, and making a contribution to society, but don't have the finances required for a new certification right now. I've applied for low level positions, but the feedback I've gotten is that they think I'll get bored and leave.
So my questions are, what can I do for work (for now) that would not be harmful to anyone, but requires little to no training and experience, in a country that's rife with corruption? And what may be a better career path for the future (other than nursing and patient care)? Because of the culture of the country, the lack of ethics is shockingly pervasive and acceptable, to the point that I wonder if anything but self-employment would fit the bill...