Unformatted text preview: curriculum closely connected with training
– Training that takes place in the workplace
– Preparation for a career in a respected profession that provides an adequate
income Inﬂuences on Occupational Goals Personality Characteristics
People seek occupations that
they judge to be consistent
with their interests and talents
Gender What’s your
opinion? Gender has a substantial
inﬂuence on job choice Work in Emerging Adulthood • Unlike adolescents, most emerging adults are looking for a job
that will turn into a career
• In the course of emerging adulthood, they may try 7 or 8
different jobs between the ages of 18 and 30 What do I really want to do? What am I
best at? What do I enjoy the most?
How do my abilities and desires fit in
with the kinds of opportunities that are
available to me?...
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- Fall '14