We’re looking to speak to parents about how they view the
world of work for young people, and how they influence their children’s
As part of ‘The Issues’, Hype Collective’s research
platform, we’re looking at the role of parents as influencers in the lives of
their children. We want to better understand parents’ attitudes early career
jobs, degrees, apprenticeships and the world of work; to see how it differs to
students and graduates.
Who can help?
If you are:
Have children between the age of 11 – 26
Care about your child’s career
Are comfortable with chatting to a Hype
researcher about this topic
then we’d love to speak to you.
I’m a keen parent, what do you need from me?
You’ll be asked to take part in a short telephone interview
with a member of Hype Collective, discussing topics from apprenticeships,
degrees, the best fields to work in nowadays, right to the extent of your
involvement in your child’s career.
The interview will only last 20-30 minutes, and they’ll be
conducted towards the end of February. Any findings from these interviews will
be used in our research pieces, however identities of the interviewees will
If you’d like to get involved, please click here to fill out a
short sign-up form and we’ll get in contact with dates and times for these