List some occupations which you have considered.
Identify the people, events, and written material that have been influential in shaping you in choosing to go to college and/or in choosing a career.
Rank the choices from 1-5 in importance. (1 is most important to 5 as least importance.)
To refresh your mind you may wish to review the many thousands of possibilities of occupations available to you by referring to this online resource titled, "Dictionary of Occupational Titles"( See my example below: of the career choices I made and the influences the people had upon me in choosing these occupations.)
Occupation Person Rank of Influence
1. Teacher Mother 1
2. Psychologist Sister 2
6. Musician Mother 1
7.Businessman Uncle 3
8. Linguist University Professor 2
9. Administrator University President 2
10.Travel Consultant College Students 2
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