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Find out how you can turn what you love into a career.
If you are thinking about career planning, explore the alis website. There is a lot of great information there including quizzes, tools and activities to get your brain working.
Explore your skills, interests, passions, and what you value in a job. Start planning your career now! From the their website:
5 things in 5 minutes
Here are 5 things you can do in the next 5 minutes to help you figure out what job you want and how to get it:
- Name 3 things you really like to do.
- Name 3 things you’re good at.
- Name 3 things you like learning about.
- Name 3 adults who are good at the things you like to do.
- Name 3 jobs you think you might be interested in.
Now you’ve got a list. Here’s what to do with it:
Notice if any of the items in 1 are the same as the items in 2 or 3. Keep this in mind as you recognize your strengths
How do the adults you identified in 4 make their living? Do they use the things they’re good at? If you know them, ask. If they’re celebrities, research them online.
Try searching the items you named in 1, 2, & 3 and add “jobs” to the search e.g. "mountain biking" or "snowboarding"+"jobs". Explore what turns up.
Do the jobs in 5 involve any of the things in 1, 2, or 3? If you don’t know, search the jobs to find out.
Now you're 5 steps closer!