We believe that the best results in pursuing careers come from using the "fit" model, which entails knowing who you are and the key drivers and priorities in your life. Armed with this information, you can evaluate careers and specific job opportunities to find the best fit with your interests, passions, values and skills. Here are several options for you to consider:
A Weekend Guide to Self Assessment and Career Development is a paper-based, shorter version of this process. Please note that this document may not be reproduced or transmitted in any form without the permission of the Darden School Foundation.
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Formulate a plan by completing this Job Objective Exercise.