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1 Career Characteristics A few things we all must consider

2 Job Security Elevator Operator Carpet Beater Blacksmith Milkmen Home Ice Delivery Cordwainer Wainwrite

3 Interesting Work Challenging Challenging Non-repetitive Non-repetitive Self-gratifying Self-gratifying Visible results Visible results Valued by community Valued by community

4 High Pay Min. wage = $5.15/hr $5.15/hr = $10,700/yr U.S. poverty level for family of 4 is $17,463 A U.S. family is considered self- sufficient at $34,950/yr

5 Exciting Work The thrill of the job Is their risk? If I mess up, can I get hurt? If I mess up, can someone else get hurt?

6 Prestige in the community What occupations does society value? These can change over time and from place to place. Doctor Priest Garbage-man

7 Independence from Supervision Task Task Attention to all details Attention to all details Behavior/attendance Behavior/attendance

8 Chance to help others Help the poor Help the sick Help the displaced Help disaster victims Help children Help their church

9 Employee Benefits Apartments Apartments Club Memberships Club Memberships Travel Travel Insurance Insurance Retirement plans Retirement plans Cars Cars

10 Travel Overnight Weekends Foreign countries How often?

11 The End


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