For some the pathway is clear and set out very early on in their lives, but for many it can be foggy and less easy to see!
That is okay, there is no law that tells us precisely what we should achieve at what age. Maybe, instead they should stop asking children this question and say ‘what career shall we explore today?’.
Most adults will tell you they just fell into their current career path and it wasn’t really what they thought they would be doing when they were 8 years old.
We have put together some helpful tips to guide you through the first stages of choosing a career.
Take a look at our Equality and Diversity Newsletter to help you get started.