There are many different career options and learning about them can be exciting. CCPL offers great resources to begin the investigation. Careers: The Graphic Guide to Finding the Perfect Job for You uses visually appealing diagrams to introduce career information in a reader-friendly format. Be sure to check out the Careers Chart to see categories careers fall under, Thinking About Your Career to help you reflect on your own interests and talents and how they may influence career decisions, and Understanding Yourself to assess your skills and personal qualities, as well as what motivates you.
The final section of the eBook allows you to apply what you have learned to explore well-suited careers. Once you have found a few careers of interest, use the section to read job descriptions, find entry level qualifications, and learn of post-secondary education or training requirements. Some careers require a college degree while others require apprenticeship, certification, or licensing. Careers: The Graphic Guide to Finding the Perfect Job for You is an inviting resource for those just beginning the career exploration process.
If diving into Careers: The Graphic Guide to Finding the Perfect Job for You creates more questions than it answers, do not be discouraged. New information is bound to get you thinking, and that is the point. The more you know about different career clusters and specific career options, the easier it will be to determine which might be a good fit.