Career Cruising

Career Cruising is designed for individual, self directed use.
This user friendly resource helps users satisfy four key career guidance  needs:
career matching, career exploration, post secondary planning,
and portfolio development.

 

It is recommended for the typical user to go through the following steps:

Step 1: Finding the Right Career (Assessment)

Start off with the “Career Matchmaker” assessment. Matchmaker will help user discover their work interests and provide a list of suggested careers.

Step 2: Exploring Careers

Users can click on one of the suggested careers to go to its profile within the “Explore Careers” section. This section provides in-depth information on each career, including education and training requirements.Users can also see multimedia interviews with real people in each occupation.

Step 3: Planning Education and Training

The user can use the “Explore Education and Training” section to learn where to get the required education and training.¬†They can go directly to those school profiles by using the “Related College and University Programs” links in the Education section of the occupation profile.

Step 4: Portfolio Development

The user can use the “Portfolio Tool” throughout the career exploration process by saving their work in their portfolio. This will also create a document that they can use to present themselves to prospective employers, post-secondary admissions staff, and others.

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