| Chapter 6 Table of Contents | Next
you enjoy "Realistic" kinds of jobs, you are likely to be
technically and/or athletically inclined. You like to work alone and
enjoy using your hands or tools to build, repair or grow things. You
usually dislike working at a job where you help people solve their problems.
Mechanics, carpenters and farmers fit into this category. You tend to
be stable, frank and practical.
you enjoy "Conventional" kinds of jobs, you are likely to
be detail-oriented and enjoy working with words and numbers more than
working with people. You enjoy following directions and learning procedures.
You usually dislike working without structure. Accountants, secretaries
and bankers fit into this category. Your tend to be orderly, efficient
you enjoy "Enterprising" kinds of jobs, you like working with
people. You enjoy influencing others, selling, and leading. You dislike
repetitive tasks and working on a lot of detail associated with numbers.
Real estate agents, hotel managers and politicians fit into this category.
You tend to be energetic, persuasive, domineering and ambitious.
you enjoy "Social" kinds of jobs, you like to help others.
You enjoy teaching, helping, training and healing people. You dislike
working with machinery and heavy physical labor. Nurses, teachers and
social workers fit into this category. You tend to be understanding,
helpful, tactful and cooperative.
you enjoy "Artistic" kinds of jobs, you prefer working with
your mind. You enjoy creating new things, being innovative, and using
your imagination. You dislike rules and heavy physical labor. Musicians,
interior decorators and architects fit into this category. You tend
to be imaginative, idealistic, original, intuitive and expressive.
If you enjoy "Investigative"
kinds of jobs you prefer working alone with information. You enjoy observing,
learning, and solving problems. You dislike repetitive tasks and working
continuously with other people. Scientists, detectives and mathematicians
fit into this category. You tend to be analytical, independent, curious,
intellectual and precise.
Back to Top | Next