CAREER COUNSELING ON ………….Organized by What After +2 ?LINCOLN ACADEMY BIRATNAGAR
What do you want to be? Understand yourself… What’s your Interest, Ability, Personality & Value
Exploring Your Interests Holland’s Hexagonal Model of Career Fields Realistic Investigative Conventional Artistic Enterprising Social
What is Rohit really going to do? Is Anita really going to get there? How? Is Kapil sure of his subjects ? If Udit doesn’t make it in the competition , does he have any other option? What? Are Kalpana’s subjects appropriate?
ANSWER TO FOLLOWING QUESTIONS WOULD INVOLVE...........
WHAT IS A CAREER ?• The term `career’ refers to lifelong development of an individual beginning with their education, their achievement in different spheres of life, their lifestyle and their vocational adjustment.• Essential requirements for building career are:• PERSONALITY• INTEREST• APTITUDE
Why Select a Career ?• We have been created Unique [Eg. Fingerprint].• We are born only once.• We spend almost 40 years on our work.• A total of over 80,000/- hrs we “work”.• Ask yourself.• A billion Dollar Question “How should I spend these 80,000 hrs before I die ????? ”• Better an original cow than a duplicate Tiger
Choosing a Career One of the hardest—and most exciting—choices you’ll ever make is your career. Although chance may play a part, come prepared!Rule#1: Choose a career that is something you really like to do.Rule#2: Do your research and choose carefully and thoughtfully.Rule#3: Make it meaningful to you. You owe it to yourself to look for work that is meaningful and rewarding!
Why does one go for a career that’s not a good match? Opportunity Perception“This is a growing field, many opportunities”“This will ensure a good job”“I have read that it is a very good career” Parental influence“My Dad is a doctor”“My sister has done biotechnology and she has told me about it ”“My brother is an engineer and I also want to do it” Peer pressure“All of my friends will prepare for MBBS” Parental pressure“My Parents say I should go for MBBS”“My Parents want me to take care of the business”
HOW MANY CAREER OPTIONS DO YOU THINK ARE AVAILABLE?There are 150+ possible career options available today…
CAREERS IN MANAGEMENT• CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS • LAW AND RELATED OPTIONS• COST & MANAGEMENT • LAW & COMPANY SECRETARY ACCOUNTANTS • EVENT MANAGEMENT• CHARTERED & COST ACCOUNTING • HUMAN RESOURCE / PERSONNEL• FINANCE MANAGERS & ANALYSTS MANAGEMENT• STOCK BROKERS & INVESTMENT • FINANCE MANAGEMENT ANALYSTS • PRODUCTION & MATERIAL• BANKING MANAGEMENT• INSURANCE ACTURIALS / FINANCIAL • EXPORT MANAGEMENT PLANNERS • HEALTH & HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT• COMPANY SECRETARY • TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT • PROFESSIONAL MANAGEMENT
B.Com/ BBA/ BBM• One can specialize in Financial Accounting & Auditing, Auditing & Cost Accounting, Banking & Finance, Cooperation, Taxation, Actuarial Science, Company Secretarial Practice, Business Management, Foreign Trade Practice & Procedures etc• CA
Careers after studies in Commerce• Accountant, Banker, Actuary, Business Manager, Export professional etc with wide scope after higher study, M.Com, MBA (which offers micro level specialization), CA, CFA, ICWA, CS etc
CAREER IN IT• Scope for higher study : M.Sc. (IT) MCA MCM MBA• Based on the subjects taken, you can pursue a career in Computer Science as a Operator Programmer System Analyst Data Base Administrator Network Admin. Computer scientist Web Developer Internet Administrator• Above all good career in Public Administration
HOTEL INDUSTRY• Hotel Industry has a great variety in terms of size, clientele it aims to serve, and its location. However, for the efficient functioning of any hotel – large or small, work is divided among key departments – Management, catering, front office, housekeeping, accounting, marketing, engineering, forecasting.• Front Office It is the centre of all activities. Important functions of receiving the guests, making room reservations, handling correspondence and preparing bills and keeping accounts of the guest services are handled at the front office.• House Keeping The work of keeping the hotel, the rooms, the bars, the restaurants etc. clean and making it presentable to the guests and ensuring facilities and comfort to them is handled by this department.• Accounting Department This department deals with both cash and credit transactions, i.e all the financial transactions like purchase of materials, offering of services to the guests etc. This department also compiles information required for budgeting, pricing of food and services and so on. Professionals like cash, cost and works accountants are given higher positions in the department. Chief cashier, cash clerk/bill clerk are the positions handled in this department.• Sales & Marketing This department keeps in touch with travel agents and tour operators as well as other potential corporate clients in order to sell hotel facilities. Advertising and Public Relations is also normally handled by this department.
Job Prospects• Lots of lucrative and interesting openings are there for hotel management graduates in various fields like: • Hotel & Restaurant management • Airline catering and Cabin Services • Club management • Cruise Ship Hotel Management • Hospital administration and catering • Hotel and Tourism Associations • Forest Lodges • Guest Houses • Institutional Management (supervising canteens in college, schools, in factories, company guest houses etc.) • Catering departments of railways, banks, armed forces, shipping companies etc. • Hotel and catering institutes • Self employment
EDUCATION IN INDIAFAMOUS FOR APPLIED AND CAREER ORIENTEDEDUCATION SYSTEM ALL ROUND THE GLOBE.
4 Ps• You will survive only if you believe in the power of your dreams.• To believe in the power of your dreams- remember the 4Ps - Purpose, Passion, Possibilities and Power.• Have a purpose in life, and a dream will follow, trim this dream with passion in your heart and possibilities will open for you. Choose today to start believing in the magical power of wishing, hoping and dreaming
Preliminaries to Success Effort, Time and Commitment (ETC)‘Success comes before work only in a dictionary!’ Mark Twain SUCCESS ISNT A RESULT OF SPONTANEOUS COMBUSTION. YOU MUST SET YOURSELF ON FIRE. ARNOLD H. GLASOW SUCCESS IS THAT OLD ABC - ABILITY, BREAKS AND COURAGE. CHARLES LUCKMAN
“Vision enables you to glimpse intothe future, to sense its hope and power,because you yourself are the means forthat futures creation." - Team Indo-World