Increased technological innovations may cause children in primary school to work in jobs that don't exist yet

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"What was considered in demand 10 years ago will probably not be in demand 10 years from now." Photo: Getty Images
"What was considered in demand 10 years ago will probably not be in demand 10 years from now." Photo: Getty Images

Choosing a career is the most important thing to do in life. It is what you decide to do for the rest of your adult life. As crucial as it is to choose a high paying job for a secure future for your family, loving what you do is way more important to avoid being miserable your whole life, just because you wanted to provide for your family.

Choosing a course that is in-demand now may not guarantee that by the time you finish it years later, it will still be in demand. Here is what we learnt from Mabongi Mokwena, who tells us her story below.

"I wish someone (had) educated me about what job opportunities exist out there before choosing to do a course that has made me struggle to secure a job," said Mokwena, a biotechnology graduate.

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