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Job & Career ConneCTion Home   Step 1: Find an Occupation that is Right for You October 31, 2014  
 
 5 Steps
Step 1 Find an Occupation
that is Right for You
Step 2 Learn About an Occupation
Step 3 Search for
Education & Training
Step 4 Search for
Jobs & Employers
Step 5 Job Seeker Resources
Your Next Step
The first step towards connecting with a job or career is to determine which occupation is a good match for your personality and the skills you possess. On this page you will find many links to tools to help you assess yourself in order to match your profile with an occupation.

 Self-Assessment Tools
  • The O*NET Interest Profiler - A quick and easy questionnaire that can help you find out what your interests are and how they relate to the world of work. You can find out what you like to do.

  • TypeFocus Personality Profile - A quick and easy questionnaire that will help you discover your personality type.

  • The Perfect Career Interest Inventory (PCII) - A 20-30 minute questionnaire that can determine your level of interest in each occupational field and provide a list of occupations matching your interests.

  • The Career Interests Game - This game is designed to help you match your interests and skills with similar careers. It can help you begin thinking about how your personality will fit in with specific work environments and careers.
Articles of Interest
How Can Assessment Tests Help Me?
Why should I take an assessment test?
What About Testing for a Person with a Disability?
If I have a disability, should I still take career-related assessments?
Index of Articles
 
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