College offers the opportunity to study nearly everything under the sun, and almost everyone can find something that interests them, but choosing the college that best fits you is the first step. The website helps make the decision easier. What’s important is to think about what interests you, and how you could turn that into a career. Start with the steps below:
- Explore your skills, talents and training.
- Research occupations that fit your personality and abilities.
- List the steps you need to take to accomplish your goals.
- Talk with your parents and mentors about college options and career decisions.
After you determine a goal and the steps you need to get to it, spend some time mapping out a plan to get you into the career you want. Also check with your school counselor about helpful and informative career planning websites.
Some of the best insight into a possible career can come from right around the corner. Look at businesses in your area to find out more about a possible career choice. Inquire about internships, summer jobs, and other ways to learn more about your field. There are many ways that you can augment your college studies to gain a broader understanding about a possible career choice—now is the time to do it.
Source: Adventures in Education