Questions to ask your parents

Here are some questions and topics to help you get more out of your day at work with your parents.

  • What do they like best and find most rewarding about their work?
  • Do they ever make mistakes? What happens when they do?
  • Do they have to do homework?
  • What's the hardest part of their work?
  • How did they get interested in doing this kind of work?
  • What advice do they have for someone starting out in this field, or for someone interested in studying this field?
  • How do they balance their time for work and family?
  • And anything else you can think of.
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Last modified: 03/04/2013