It is always a tough challenge for anyone when it comes to making career choices. Many people end up regretting of the career choices they made claiming that the careers they pursued are not marketable in the current economy. This has led to a lot of frustration to both the sponsors of these people and also to the people who had a lot of expectations on them. Some end up giving up on their career life and some even ending up as criminals; despite them being degree or even master’s holders in some courses which they had great hopes in.
Why is this happening and why should it be so after spending years and a lot of resources pursuing a given course? What should be done to solve the career flooding problem in the current economy?
In the current economy, career choice is the basic determinant of how successful one might be in his or her career field. Many times people in making their career choice fail to do serious analysis of the competition. They fail to study different careers in the current economy thus many times many end up being frustrated by the career choices they made.
Due to this problem, which is prevalent in many countries, it is good to do some analysis on the career choices one intends to make. One of the important factors to consider is how to be an entrepreneur in the same field of study; this is because the best career option to make one in which one can be their own boss since it gives one an opportunity to explore more in their field.
Again one should go for careers which are on demand in the economy. Some career demands change with change in time, this maybe either increase in demand or decrease in their demand dependently. Some environmental issues bring about rise in demand in some careers such as optometry and geology.
Due to the increase in air pollution, there has been an increase in the reports of eye defects all around the world. This has created the need for professionals who can help in solving these eye defects. In many environments, the human eye is exposed to the risk of injuries and defects thus the need for Optometrist to do the extermination, diagnose and treat these defects, diseases and injuries.
There has also been a rise in geological problems all over the word. For instance in African nomadic areas there has been a problem of lack of water which has been brought about by climatic changes. Communities that depend on rain water usually end up struggling a lot in search for water.
In japan there has been multiple issues of earthquakes. These are issues which need a lasting solution. Geologists, who have wide knowledge about the earth, its components, water levels, and the actions happening within the earth’s service; are the best people to come up with these solutions. They can help in determining spots where boreholes can be dug to help the nomadic communities get water for their livestock. They can also be instrumental in helping structural engineers come up with designs of infrastructure that can withstand the earthquakes.