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Success in Your Career Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Deciding to gain experience before grad school can help a person:

Question 2 2. A person's course of study at college is called their:

Question 3 3. What are the four career stages?

Question 4 4. If a person discovers that s/he is lacking skills, what should s/he do?

Question 5 5. Joan has been a store manager for six years. She loves her job and is not interested in a job as regional manager because she would have to move to another city. Which stage of the career model is Joan in?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is_____not_____an example of a graduate degree?

Question 7 7. Which interpersonal skill requires having the ability to discuss and reach an agreement in a professional manner?

Question 8 8. Transferable skills are ones that:

Question 9 9. Who can formally change a workplace standard of law?

Question 10 10. A good way to make sure that your goals are realistic is to:

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is a good question to ask when considering graduate school?

Question 12 12. A person's occupation is called their:

Question 13 13. Interpersonal Skills are

Question 14 14. Which of the following is not something to do when making a plan for a career change?

Question 15 15. Which interpersonal skill requires an individual be self-assured and confident in their actions?

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Question 16 16. Which of these conflict management styles attempts to resolve a conflict by finding a middle ground?

Question 17 17. Jonathan has decided to start the new year at work by implementing the use of a day planner. He is hoping to use this tool to more realistically understand what he can accomplish in a single workday. He intends to create timelines for larger projects and break them down into smaller tasks. This is an example of _____.

Question 18 18. Susie plans to cut back her work hours and begin passing her responsibilities on to younger associates in anticipation of retirement. Which stage of the career model is Susie in?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT an element of laws?

Question 20 20. How are laws and ethics similar?

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Question 21 21. Chad has been promoted to a team leader position, though he still performs some of his former duties while learning his new role. Chad is also tasked with running weekly and monthly reports in the event that the VP of his company asks to see sales and inventory information. Chad has so much work to do that each morning he moves the report running task to the next day on his calendar. This is known as _____.

Question 22 22. If a manager glares and frowns at an employee, this would be an example of what type of negative interpersonal skill?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is the feeling that is most crucial after collaboration?

Question 24 24. Don is a 50-year-old repair technician for a computer hardware company. He notices that all of the recent promotions have gone to younger techs with more recent college degrees. What point in his career has Don MOST likely reached?

Question 25 25. Changing your ______ is more difficult than changing your _______.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following can be part of executing a career change?

Question 27 27. What type of contract has an implicit agreement between an individual and an organization that details exactly what is expected in the relationship?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is an example of being proactive?

Question 29 29. Why is it important to practice time management?

Question 30 30. A student who goes to school only at nights and on weekends is adhering to a(n) _____ schedule.

Success in Your Career Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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