|Many adolescents struggle with career goals. They either don’t have them, or they are confused about how to achieve them. As parents, you can have a great influence on the career development of your children. In fact, parents have the most influence on students’ career choices followed by friends, teachers, and counselors.
Here are a few tips to help you guide your student to finding a goal and achieving it:
1) Communicate consistently and frequently with your child about school. Talk with them about goal setting, and action steps to achieve their goals.
2) Take actions that help your child become strategic in his career planning.
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