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  • Your Work Values

    Check work values you remember from past jobs and those you want in your next job.


    ValueDefinitionPast JobNext Job
    Achievement Personal/professional
    feelings of accomplishment
    Advancement Opportunity to move
    up the ladder
    Challenge Demands the best of you    
    Cooperation Work in a compatible setting    
    Creativity Innovate and deal with new
    and varied situations
    Entrepreneurship Motivation to be self-employed,
    start a new program
    Leadership Job requiring decision-making
    and managing
    Prestige Status and respect    
    Responsibility To be trusted with important
    Social Interest Job that helps people    
    Salary Being well-paid for your work    
    Security Job not likely to be eliminated    
    Variety Work involving many tasks    

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