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Career exploration

What do I want to do when I grow up (no matter what age I am)?

Information for planning and goal setting guidance

Who am I? What do I want? Where am I going? How will I get there?

Where do I start??

Like any major decision, selecting a career involves a lot of fact finding. Take time to understand yourself and your personality. In addition, consider: Talking with people you know, hold Informational Interviews with Employers, research Professional Societies, trade groups and labor unions. Use the Library. Meet with an You should assess career guidance materials carefully.