How to Find Out if Your Field of Interest is a Match for You Video

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A person's occupational field is his or her:

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1. A conversation with someone about their job is called a(n):

2. Following someone around to find out more about their job is called:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Lots of people have an idea of what occupation they want when they are older, but not everyone understands exactly what their profession of choice entails. These materials will show you some tactics that will help you decide if your interest is a good fit.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz/worksheet combination will test your understanding of the following:

  • Another word for an occupation
  • Informational paths to determine whether a career is a good fit
  • Ways to find on-the-job training

Skills Practiced

Practice the following skills as you look through these materials:

  • Making connections - use your understanding of the concept of following a worker as they perform their duties
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding conversations with others about their jobs and interpret it correctly
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main terms, such as on-the-job training and occupational field

Additional Learning

The accompanying lesson titled How to Find Out if Your Field of Interest is a Match for You will help you learn tactics to determine if you want to pursue your choice of profession. The lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Explain the differences between the various information gathering strategies
  • Show types of considerations to evaluate when determining a path toward an occupation
  • Discuss how to get the most out of on-the-job training
  • Provide possible ways to find and secure on-the-job training
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