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Paths to Self-Discovery

A planning process for choosing a satisfying career, and how college can help you reach that goal.

Step 1 Using the Internet
There are many resources available on the Internet to help you explore careers and make your job search more efficient. Here are some web sites to help you get started on-line.

Step 2 Know yourself
If you don't have a clear plan for your future, personality and temperament assessment can provide valuable guidance. In addition to campus services, you will find here a number of on-line assessment sites.

Step 3 Explore your Career Options
Here is some information about occupations and about majors leading to careers.

Step 4 Choose your Goal
Here are tips for decision-making and goal setting.

Step 5 Reach your Academic Goal
Once you know your goal, here's information about study skills, time management and financial aid.

Step 6 Take Action - the Job Search
From preparing a résumé to conducting an interview, there are many resources to assist you in your job search campaign.