Research

Learn About Your Career Personality

Dr. Behrend and Alex Gloss recently attended the 2017 WorldSkills Competition in Abu Dhabi. In collaboration with WorldSkills International, they have developed a survey for use by member countries and competition participants. The survey assesses an individual’s fit with their current competition pathway and future career, and allows them to explore other career options based upon their personality and interests.

To take the survey, click here.

 

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Workforce Learning and the Importance of Interests

WAVE Director Dr. Tara Behrend recently addressed the Stanford University mediaX community at a conference focused on “Workforce and Learning Pathways In A Period of Dynamic Change.” Her talk argued for the importance of considering interests and person-organization fit in understanding career success and learning pathways.

 

Dr. Behrend Interests Talk at MediaX

 

To watch the talk, click here.

To learn more about the event and other presenters, click here.