10 things for high-school students to remember — from quintcareers.com by Randall S. Hansen


Believe it or not, if you’re in high school right now, you’re at a great point in your life. You have your whole life in front of you. And now is a good time to start thinking about your future, to make some initial plans; just remember that plans can be easily changed. Remember too, that experts predict that the average person will change careers — not just jobs — more than five times in his or her lifetime (from DSC, I’ve heard it’s more like 10-14 times by the time we’re 38 years old now – regardless, you get the point). Now is the time to pursue your dreams!

And as you start thinking about one or more potential educational and career paths, here are 10 things to remember in the days ahead.

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