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Chapter 6 Career Research 1. artistic: creative or imaginative skill in the arts 2. accommodate: to adjust or adapt 3. protective: to guard or shield 4. humanitarian: a person working for the welfare of all humans 5. occupation: a person’s chosen work; vocation
6. tentative: not fully developed or worked out 7. excursion: a brief trip 8. attributes: inherent traits 9. visualization: the process of producing visual images in your mind 10. typical: regular; normal
11.mesh: to fit or function together 12. consult: to ask someone for their opinion or advice; confer 13. accurate: no mistakes correct 14. explicit: clear or specific; leaving no room for misinterpretation 15. decisive: resolute; determined
16. gregarious: liking to be around other people; friendly 17. contagious: catching; arousing the same emotions in others 18. patient: dealing with problems without becoming anxious 19. conscientious: careful; painstaking 20. prominent: well-known; distinguished
Occupational groups, known as career clusters, are based on broad industries with commonalities The following is NOT a cluster: Income
When beginning to narrow down your optimal careers, you should be sure to review and consider your: Ideal working conditions Personality traits Projected lifestyle Financial requirements
What is the most correct sequence of events to research a career: Read & research, Observe or Shadow, Get involved by doing
One of the best ways to decide whether your career choice is a good one is to get an entry- level job That puts you in contact with people in your chosen career
In completing your three Career Interest Surveys, you were asked to consider the following questions: Does this career meet my salary requirements? Is this job compatible with my work behavioral style? Will there by many job openings when I am ready to go to work?
I you like to work with other people in encouraging ways. And you are tolerant and thoughtful. Then you are Influencing
If you like responsibilities and well-defined procedures. And you are a listener and an achiever. Your behavioral style is: Steadiness
The personality type would be happiest in each job below under the chosen career Teacher of adult education cooking classes: Influencing Associate chef in a restaurant: Steadiness
If you work in the construction industry and your work behavioral style is influencing, you would be most comfortable as an Architect
The personality type would be happiest in each job below under the chosen career Catering company owner: Dominance Head chef in a large restaurant—tastes everything! Compliance
If you work in the publishing industry and your work behavioral style is dominance, you would be most comfortable as the Publisher.
Opportunities like shadowing, internships, and entry-level or volunteer work are great ways to get Experience completing actual work responsibilities and settings.
If you work in a research lab and your work behavioral style is steadiness, you would be most comfortable as a Scientist
If you work in a hospital and your work behavioral style is compliance, you would be most comfortable as a Physician