1. Your Career Choice

When it came time to choose your career were you discouraged from pursuing the arts? Did you want to be a pianist, but your Dad said that was no way to earn a living, and to get that MBA degree? Tell us about it.

* 1. When I thought about a career, I wanted to be

* 2. What's closest to the reaction you got from your parents

* 3. What's the closest to your reaction to your parents' support or discouragement

* 4. Here's what career field I chose, and how I feel about it now.

* 5. If my son or daughter wanted to pursue a career in the arts, here's what I would say and do:

* 6. Judging from my own experience, here's how I think parents should handle career guidance for their children