Some Ghanaian parents can’t understand why their children are interested in any of these professions

Some Ghanaian parents can’t understand why their children are interested in any of these professions

Parents of today are doing their best to adjust to the directions in which their children are going.

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The youth of today, very likely influenced by modern trends, are tempted to develop interests in a myriad of areas.

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Some parents are trying to accept the fact that it may not be a slippery slope after all.

Their concern is primarily bordered on job security.

Sitting behind a computer all day breeds a dose of suspicion.

Roaming in town is probably not the kind of future they imagined for their children.

Some Ghanaian parents can’t understand why their children are interested in any of these professions

Actor/Model

Especially after spending 4 years to get a degree?

They simply don’t want to imagine it.

Some Ghanaian parents can’t understand why their children are interested in any of these professions

Comedian

They enjoyed watching Mr. Bean, Jim Carrey and other comedians on television.

On the local front, we had programmes such as Cantata and Keysoap Concert Party.

To see their child(ren) on television as a comedian is simply too much to take in.

Some Ghanaian parents can’t understand why their children are interested in any of these professions

Disc Jockey (DJ)

Imagine sitting down with your parents to inform them that this is what you want to become. Ok, let’s stop imagining!

Some Ghanaian parents can’t understand why their children are interested in any of these professions

Footballer

Yes, we are all proud to see our Black Stars in action.

Parents are gradually realizing that there is money to be made in football.

To mentally accept that their child would soon become a professional footballer is too much to take in.

Some Ghanaian parents can’t understand why their children are interested in any of these professions

Musician

We many not readily admit it, but the music business in Ghana is not a place an average Ghanaian parent would want to imagine their child(ren) to be.

Some Ghanaian parents can’t understand why their children are interested in any of these professions

Photographer

Yes, you have an interest in photography.

Don’t let their smiles deceive you; they are worried!

Some Ghanaian parents can’t understand why their children are interested in any of these professions

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