Most of us are very much concerned about our career especially in India you will not only hear the professional talking of careers but students of today are very much conscious about their career. Not even the students but the parents are also concerned about their wards’ career most of the time. Planning of career has to start early. Most of students start thinking about it when they are appearing for their first major examination of their life. The parents who are to guide their children must also understand when and how to plan about the career.
Career Planning is a process which is for life long. The different aspects of the Career Planning involve how to choose an occupation, how to get a good job and the topmost part is how to make ourselves ready for a good career. The first step that is needed for an excellent career planning is to know your strengths and weaknesses. So, self assessment is very much needed in planning a career. A person who is planning the career must have very clear ideas about his or her fields of interests. Then only a person can set a goal and focus on it. It is also very important to analyze what would be the person’s role in his or her organization or in the society when the person is opting for a particular career.
You can seek professional’s help in identifying your skill or aptitude. A professional can help you in identifying the possible occupations of the current time and also to evaluate these occupations. You can even think about the alternatives of these options. It is better to choose both a long term and a short term option for your career planning. The early you start, the better will be your career planning. You need to plan your career really early.