Are you having the little conversations?

10 March 2021 15:03

Are you having the little conversations?

Whilst this year has seen some challenges and we have had to grapple with new ways of living, working and home schooling etc. It is still important to think about the future. There is light at the end of the tunnel!

Are you having those little conversations with your young person about what they want to be when they are older? Or have left school? Whilst they can change their minds for example my niece wanted to be a model, then a dentist.  My niece considered being a model as we said she had a very serious looking face at times and that’s what models often look like. My nephew loves cars and watching Formula one, we said would you ever want to be a race car driver? Having these little conversations can develop their aspirations and they don’t have to be serious, sit down, formal conversations. You could see an advert, TV programme, film, music etc and say ‘would you ever want to be...? 

Posted Wednesday 10th March 2021 by Ashlee Copeland