The Five Lens Framework approach, developed as the Four Lenses Framework by the Office of Career Services at NYU's Robert. F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, aims to help you think more clearly about your career prospects by narrowing down what exactly you mean when you say "I want to work in education," or "I want to work for the environment."
The lenses refer to the primary frame you look through when viewing your own career path:
If you come to your public service career through the issue lens, for example, you're likely to be committed to a cause you care about — anything from women's health to urban education to organic farming.
You can start there and explore: