Many schools are hosting careers events for 6th years around this time of year. These events usually involves presentations from professionals in various diverse career areas such as Science, Engineering, IT, Law, Medical Field, Art and Design, Music etc. Other schools opt to invite representatives from colleges and universities to take part in an exhibition for students. Whatever the set up they are usually very worthwhile events to attend. Go prepared. Have a list of questions and be open to alternative careers that you have never considered before.