Parent’s Role in their Child’s Career

Wearing a crown of a parent means more responsibilities and it plays a significant role in children’s life. Every parent wishes healthy, professional and happy life for their children.

So what shall I do for my child’s career?

Different children have different enthusiasm, while few parents tend to have the experience in eliminating queries, share knowledge, experience, and suggestions which they are practicing. Sometimes, without realizing, parents try to fulfill their own goals and ambition through their children, thus pushing them towards their own dreams.

Why it’s an important period of their lives?

While children undergo various emotional and physical changes as they grow older, meet new friends and dive into educational responsibilities, their stress level rises. In this period they need correct guidance, friends as well as facilitators and parents who provide the favorable environment for them.

What are the biggest problems?

  • Sometimes, parents aren’t able to understand them and children feel the lack of guidance. At the same time, children aren’t able to express their feelings in such unfavorable environment.
  • On the other hand, due to the busy schedule, parents couldn’t be able to know what skills, inherent desire, and extra qualities children have.
  • Most parents have prejudicial and want to force their kids to prior jobs such as Doctor, Pilot or Engineer.

These all things increases the distance between parents and their children.

So, what solutions do we have?

Eventually, if parents are not able to handle such situation, professional counselor for career support can become useful. A career counselor can give a constructive advice, unlike some parents who sometimes use undermining phrases like you can’t do it, don’t do it and so on.Also, there are more than 300 different jobs available locally. It means students have choices to find a suitable and interesting career.


Rather than worrying about child’s career, parents should spend more time with their children and help them to find education fitting children’s personality and their future career. Parents can take a help of good plan strategically designed psychometric assessment around. CDN can help you to find out your children interest, strength, and values and can give you an update about the actual labor market in Nepal. You should be aware of your children’s desire, strengths, and capabilities.In the 21st century known as the world of choices, there are plenty of opportunities in the labor market, children have various dreams accordingly. So, supports your children and give self-esteem – it is corresponding to joining the engine to jet.

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