Liking the work: How important is the intrinsic value of the work to
Social Service: Working for the benefit of society.
Solving complex questions requiring thought, applying concepts, and
knowledge to problems.
Variety: Being engaged in many different activities or problems.
Creative: Initiating new idea or product.
Security: Knowing the job will last.
Promotion: Ability to move up in position, in responsibility, and in
Flexible Hours: Choosing time of day or working part time.
Independent: Planning own work activities, being free to change procedures.
Vacation Time: Time off to pursue leisure activities.
Writing: Learning a process and writing it for others to understand.
High Job Demand: Do you work a job that is in high demand or are you
willing to hustle to find a job?
Recognition: Being known by many people; recurring respect from others.
Financial Income: Receiving high income.
Pleasant Physical Surroundings
Productive: Marking a product or
doing work which results in something useable.
Adventure: Doing exciting activities in new or uncertain situations.
Leadership: Influencing others being a leader, making decisions.
Orderliness: Following set procedures, doing well ordered repetitive
Artistic: Producing something aesthetically
pleasing to the physical senses.
Power: Feeling of power on the job.
Competition: Like competing on the
Physical Performance: Doing physical tasks which require precision and
are your Career Priorities?
Arrange the boxes in the order of importance for you.
Use your mouse to put the curser on a box, hold your left mouse
button down and drag the box. Keep changing the order of the boxes
until you have your six priorities at the top. Print out your list
and consider your top priorities when you are making your career