Career counselling is a process through which a person goes into a state of self-analysis with a professional beside him. Through career counselling, a person can choose the career field according to his personality, skills, interest, passion and hobby. Moreover, also understands his weaknesses, strengths, likes and dislikes. Career counselling makes a person clear about his mindset and what he has to actually do in his/her future.
Future is very uncertain and unpredictable and it is neither feasible nor a wise decision to stick in a job that you don’t even like and are working only for the sake of working. Working with a career counsellor and getting career guidance will provide the necessary knowledge and will develop a skill set that will aid in dealing with the changing circumstances in career development and will help to make present and future decisions accordingly.
Career counselling will help you get a clear picture of your career field and aids in making an informed choice. It avoids the risk of change in career path due to fickle thinking and helps boost morale and confidence, giving new directions to professionals feeling lost in the middle of their career.
Career counselling helps in choosing the right career wherein a person will be able to give his best, helping him/her to succeed in life. It aids in getting into a field that fits with the skills and job expectations. Working in a field of your choice gives satisfaction and contentment to the person and one works with full determination and dedication to meet the targets and objectives of the company.
Looking forward, counselling helps a person to understand the hurdles and challenges in the journey to success and provides the person with the insights that help in building self-confidence and give strength to tackle the hardships. Moreover, it provides opportunities to widen the professional horizon and increases the social network.
Career counsellors are knowledge experts in their fields, so having a career counsellor beside you gives access to his knowledge, resources and experience, aiding you to excel in your field. It helps in getting rid of the dilemma in which a person is concerning his career field and gives a clear cut answer to all the questions.
Career counselling helps in setting long term goals financially and helps in achieving them in a scientific and fruitful approach making a person well informed about his priorities, vision and mission.
by CHHAVI AGGARWAL