Knowing your personality type and characteristics can be insightful in regard to vocational choices. In your initial post:
- In section 8.4 of your course text, locate the breakout box that says “Using Psychology to Inform Your Learning: Your RIASEC Profile”. Click on the O*NET Interest Profiler to take the Holland Personality Self-Assessment and summarize the results. Analyze the results to determine how well your preferred type(s) fits with your academic major of study. How does this information prepare you to reach your future career goals?
- For those students who are interested in additional career exploration, Ashford’s Career Services department can provide you with additional assessment options. Keep in mind that there are several online tools and resources available to you at your fingertips! To access, login to your student portal and locate Career and Alumni Services, which can be found next to the Career image.
Your initial post must be at least 300 words in length. Respond to at least two of your classmates’ posts with critical thought. Classmate responses must be at least 100 words in length and posted by Day 7.