The resources below can help you at the first two stages of the career development process.

 

Raw Materials

The online self-assessments below can give you insight into your personality and preferences. As people are complex, changing, and difficult to measure, take on the role of investigator when taking these tests.  They give you clues about yourself. Some of the results will confirm what you already know about yourself, some things may be completely wrong. Use the results to create a mosaic of yourself to better understand what kind of work and work environments will fit you best.

 

Napkin Sketch

Once you understand your personality traits, interests, strengths, and values, do some exploration to see what’s currently out there and what seems to fit your preferences. But also know that not everyone can find a perfect fit in the job market–some people have to create their own.

 

Job Search Resources

There are many great search engines that can help you find open positions when publicized. Here are a few that are specifically focused on international development and non-profit sectors.

Job Interview Preparation

Salary Negotiation Strategy

Resumes

 

Video Resources

Looking for something to do on a rainy Sunday afternoon? What to watch something while you eat your lunch? Below, you'll find a mix of thought-provoking, informative, and transformative videos to help you find the right job for you and to make the world a better place.

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