5 of the Best Movies for Career Motivation

Stuck in a rut with your career? In need of some motivation? 


We understand that continuous job searching and what feels like everlasting unemployment can leave you feeling uninspired and unmotivated about any future career. 


Even those with current jobs can feel like they’ve lost all enthusiasm for their profession at times. Because let’s face it: no one loves their job 24/7.


To help you gain back your ambition, we have devised a short list of the Best Movies for Career Motivation. Most of them are available to watch today with an Amazon Prime account or Netflix membership.


Don’t worry, we won’t give away any spoilers!



The Intern (2015) (Rent on Amazon Prime)


The Intern offers a range of career lessons for professionals, including the importance of work-life balance.


Watch the trailer: https://youtu.be/ZU3Xban0Y6A 

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) - Available on Netflix


You can learn a lot about Jordan Belfort’s (Main character - Leonardo DiCaprio) skills that enabled him to achieve success. These include his communication skills and his ability to motivate people.


Watch the trailer: https://youtu.be/iszwuX1AK6A 

The Pursuit of Happyness (2006) - (Rent on Amazon Prime)


This movie will drive home the importance of perseverance and determination in both our professional and personal lives. The moral of the story is to never give up!


Watch the trailer: https://youtu.be/DMOBlEcRuw8 

Legally Blonde (2001) - Watch on Amazon Prime


Everyone can learn something from Legally Blonde, especially those with challenging career goals. The movie reminds us that with a solid work ethic and the right attitude, anything is possible.


Watch the trailer: https://youtu.be/Phm3lpdR3_g 

Yes Man (2008) - Watch on Amazon Prime


If your current job status gives you a negative outlook on life - this movie is for you! With the help of Jim Carrey, this movie will teach you to say "Yes!" to stuff that really excites you – work-related or otherwise.


Watch the trailer: ​​ https://youtu.be/dDh1l3qVNoY 


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