What does it mean to graduate? Is it attaining a certain number of credits or spending all your money on that special outfit that will make heads turn? Or maybe it is finally getting that acceptance letter to that university you applied to. For some students it may be the stress of not knowing what the next step is or even how to attain it.
As Career Counselor, it is important to keep with the times and the trends, providing an awareness of a vast array of future career opportunities available to students. What are the hot jobs going to be in the not so distant future and what kind of knowledge and skills will students need to
acquire these futuristic jobs. For example, what skills are needed to
be a robot counsellor, garbage designer, rewilder or a nostalgist.
Or how about a Certified UAV pilot, 3D-printed clothing designer, Augmented reality architect, Quantified self assessment auditor, Smart city urban planner, Smart meter test lab manager, Smart grid solution architect, Big data architect, Alternative currency specialist, or a Ecommerce business manager.
There are some other real cool jobs on this site: Futuristic jobs.
Times are changing and the so-called traditional jobs are evolving into new innovate jobs and we need people who can take the ideas and implement them into our everyday lives. How are our post-secondary schools helping to prepare young people for the future?