Self Assessment: What's important to you?

Self-assessment is the first key step in managing your career. It is also the one students often skip. It is your ability to articulate your values, interests, abilities and preferences. Your responses will be the criteria you use to evaluate the pros and cons of different career paths.

 Check out these free, online assessment tools:
There are a number of online assessment tools that help you explore your values, interests, abilities and preferences. While the OCPD does not specifically endorse any particular tool, students have reported that they have found the following tools helpful: