“Find a job you love, and you will
never have to work a day in your life.”
Like designing your dream house, where would you start?
Single story or two story, ranch, colonial, two or three bedroom, one or two bathrooms
Brick, wood or stucco, pool or no pool
Seems easier with a house.
How about a career that would work for you? What are some of the factors that would make it fit your uniqueness and talents?
Entrepreneurial with umbrella organization or solo
Employee: worker or leader
Commute: short, long or none
Flexible time schedule
Working with people, data or things
Is a Certification, H.S., vocational, specialty schooling, college or advanced degree required
Are you mobile? Is your perfect location San Diego, LA, New York or Chicago
Small company, medium or large
Retail, services, finances, or manufacturing.
Sales, operations, support services, warehouse, maintenance, finances, HR or IT
It would be helpful if you knew the possible careers that best match your interests and abilities.
Also it would be useful if you had more awareness of your interests, talents and abilities.
If you’re short on that kind of information take the Self Directed Search. The test takes just 20-30 minutes to complete and costs only $4.95 at the following link: http://www.self-directed-search.com/Default.aspx
The SDS consists of five categories for you to complete – Daydreams, Activities, Competencies, Occupations, and Self-Estimates.
It then matches one’s skills and interests to specific jobs, careers, occupations, college majors, and fields of study in a printable report.
Want to find your ideal career, discover your strengths or pinpoint 20 career matches go to http://www.assessment.com/ take the MAPP Career Assessment. When done pick the $19.95 option.
This will be an excellent foundation for the beginning of a perfect career match!