Let’s find your dream career field! First, we need to know a bit about your personality and what you enjoy doing. This will give us a general idea of what field may suit your talents. Keep a record of your answers as you go!
How would your coworkers describe you?
A.) The listener who listens to new ideas and helps to develop them.
B.) The doer who has all the ideas and a million ways to accomplish them.
C.) The leader who takes action in every project.
D.) The communicator who is the sounding board to coworkers.
Which quality best fits you?
C.) Problem Solver
What kind of company would you like to work for?
A.) <100 employees
B.) >100 employees
C.) >300 employees
D.) Work From Home
Select what best fits you.
B.) Routine work
C.) Investigative work
D. Inspirational work
Which do you consider fun?
A.) Helping others in need.
B.) Diagnosing issues (of any kind) and fixing them.
C.) Working in the background.
D.) Anything but traditional!
What do you excel at?
A.) Showing compassion
C.) Asking questions
D.) Writing and Drawing
If you answered mostly A’s: You should look more into careers where you are working with people. Careers such as a nurse practitioner or a physician assistant suits your interests and will give you purpose in your career pursuit.
If you answered mostly B’s: You may be looking for a job that keeps you in the weeds. Always busy with analyzing and doing the research. Jobs like a computer systems analyst or a database administrator may be something to look into.
If you answered mostly C’s: You are inquisitive and like to solve problems. A job like a real estate agent or a public relations specialist could better suit your talents.
If you answered mostly D’s: You follow the beat of your own drum and are not looking for your run of the mill job. You may want to try finding your passion and becoming an entrepreneur!
This is not a guideline, but a beginning on the journey to your new path. Enjoy discovering your new career!