Tests to determine your career

Tests to determine your career’s decision to take tests to determine your career lies in the idea of ​​finding out what would be your best career choice based on your psychological characteristics. If you are not sure which career path to follow, these tests will help you connect your qualities with the most appropriate careers.

Many of these tests are free and available online. Although the most extensive and detailed require payment. In this article we will discuss the characteristics of these tests in general and detail some of them.

The results of these tests can help you in the decision to determine which career should go. Although you must remember that these results are only indicators and not a concrete answer. So, I recommend taking several of these tests to find out if there is consistency in the results. Besides, as these tests are based on your answers only, it is always good to consult with your personal and professional circle of friends to discover their opinion about your professional future.

This is a list of some of the most recognized tests to determine your future career

Myers-Briggs (MBTI)

One of the most popular to determine your personality type and careers that fit that personality type tests. Although for complete and personalized results have to pay, it is worth. If you still studying in college, go to the office job search assistance (Careers Office) to see if they have the available test and you take leave free.

Career Key

Another payment option. The purpose of the test is to compare yourself with six types of defined personality. The results include the most desirable works based on your dominant personality type.

Keirsey Temperament Sorter

Another of the most used in industry tests. It helps you discover your personality type, by qualifying as an artisan, guardian, rational or idealistic. The basic results are free, although you have to pay if you want to see the detailed and personalized report.

Strong Interest Inventory

Basically, this test includes an inventory of your most dominant interests. The results will help you discover your style of work, professional environments are more likely to you and your leadership style.

Color Career Quiz

Believe it or not, psychologists believe that your preferences when choosing your favorite colors can determine what type of jobs are best suited for you. This fun test only takes a few minutes. Use it as a complementary test and not as a sole determinant.

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personal results

In my case, and after taking all available tests, I have to say that the results were adjusted quite well with what I already knew. My main features are: apprentice, positive, flexible, and easy to generate ideas. Although I had to remove some of the recommended professions, most results pointed to careers as a writer, teacher, or marketing consultant. And basically, that’s what I do. So I must say, that tests yielded concrete and successful results.

What are your results? You are resemble what you do? Share with us your opinions / results.

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