The paper comprises the chances of a GCDF certificate holder to practice career ıounseling in Ploiesti.
Taking into account the ıounseling market situation (a potential market and an effective one),
furthermore taking into account the mentality of the people and that of the employers in Ploiesti
regarding this type of services, the paper gives full particulars of the two possibilities a graduate has:
employment or formation of one's own company. Each of the above mentioned options has been analysed
in view of the opportunities and threats deriving from the socio-cultural and economical context existing
within the examined geographical area. The final part contains the authors' recommendations on how a
career counselor, whishing to exercise his or her activity in Ploiesti, should act and perform.