Assessments

Have you taken any assessments?  Assessments can help you learn about career interests, your personality traits, and much more.  Most of these links provide you with free or low cost assessments.


Jobhunters Bible
In the sections below, have fun, and at the same time learn more about yourself. Find out, also, which are the best sites for getting further career-counseling or other help.

Read more:
http://www.jobhuntersbible.com/counseling/counseling.shtml


Career Zone
This site is a fun, interactive site using Flash, that helps you to understand how your interests are related to career choice. Based on Holland's career interests theory.

Read more:
http://www.nycareerzone.org/index.jsp


Career Interests Game
This site helps identify possible career fields based on Holland's career interests theory.

Read more:
http://career.missouri.edu/modules.php?name=News&file
=article&sid=146


Skills Assessment
This is an interesting activity where you rate your skills and look at occupations where you will be performing the skills you are good at and interested in.

Read more:
http://www.iseek.org/sv/12398.jsp


Assessing your Values
This site helps you rank what life values are most important to you, to begin thinking about these values and how they relate to your career choices.

Read more:
http://www.career-test.biz/values_assessment.htm


Discover Your Perfect Career
This inventory looks at your personality and attempts to find careers that might be the "best fit"for your personality type.

Read more:
http://quiz.ivillage.co.uk/uk_work/tests/career.htm


USF Assessment Resources
Self-assessment is a critical first step in choosing a career. Taking time to reflect on your interests, skills and work values will help you find a good match with careers which utilize those traits.

Read more:
http://www.career.usf.edu/newsite/1.explorecareer/ai.assessment.htm


CareerExplorer.net
This text may be used as an aid in determining your “career personality”.

Read more:
http://www.careerexplorer.net/features/career_assessment.asp


Motivational Appraisal of Personal Potential (MAPP)
MAPP offers an on-line assessment test identifying a person's motivations and how to use them for success in career and life planning. It also matches user results to three job titles for free.

Read more:
http://ww.assessment.com/custom/google/default.asp

 

 

 

 
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