chapter 12 preparing your future
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
Chapter 12: Preparing Your Future

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 12

Chapter 12: Preparing Your Future - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 118 Views
  • Uploaded on

Chapter 12: Preparing Your Future. Careers Now!. Societal Changes Economic Changes Ability to change jobs Life expectancy. The Importance of Career Exploration in College. What do you want out of your college experience? Having the skills vs. Knowing what you want Thinking positive.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Chapter 12: Preparing Your Future' - shira


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
careers now
Careers Now!
  • Societal Changes
  • Economic Changes
  • Ability to change jobs
  • Life expectancy
the importance of career exploration in college
The Importance of Career Exploration in College
  • What do you want out of your college experience?
  • Having the skills vs. Knowing what you want
  • Thinking positive
happy in life and career
Happy in Life and Career
  • What are the benefits of work?
    • Paycheck
    • Structure
    • Interpersonal interaction
    • Source of status
    • Fulfillment
    • Others?
life satisfaction
Life Satisfaction
  • Life after adolescence has three basic components
  • Sleep = 1/3 our life
  • Play = 72 hours/wk
  • Work = 1/3

Take Responsibility!

career exploration seven steps
Career Exploration: Seven Steps
  • Step 1: Exploring your values
    • What means the most to you?
    • Developed through interaction with family, friends, other important people
    • Career must compliment their values
slide7
Step 2: Pinpointing your personality type
    • Impossible to pinpoint
    • We all have characteristics and behavior patterns that remain stable
    • Important to choose a career that meshes well with our personality!!
slide8
Step 3: Evaluating your interests and skills
    • How can your individual interests be transformed to a job you’ll love?
    • Examples?
    • Simply understanding your interests is not enough
slide9
Step 4: Finding Careers that will “match” your characteristics
    • After you identify career option best suited to your personality, then match this info with actual options
    • Note: Occupational Information Network (O*NET) www.doleta.gov/programs/onet/
slide10
Step 5: Researching interesting careers
    • Act on information, not feelings
    • Create a list of possibilities
    • Ask yourself the right questions
slide11
Step 6: Envisioning your future
    • You do not have to make a final decision on a career right now!!!
    • Visualize having different careers
    • Ask yourself, “Is this something I would actually want to do?”
slide12
Step 7: Declaring a major
    • Subject to change
    • Improves motivation
    • Decide which major will best help you achieve the goal of having that career and PURSUE!
ad