Your Holland Career Code By: Mrs. Marks Slide 2 You are in high school now. What do you want to do after high school?? Do you have any ideas?? Slide 3 Whether you think you know what you want to do or do not have any clue, finding out what your code is will help. Slide 4 What is a code you ask??? A code is a set of 6 interest areas that work environments have been divided into. Knowing your code or interests can help you find the best career for you. Lets take a look at the different interest areas. Slide 5 Do you Have athletic or mechanical ability, prefer to work with objects, machines, tools, plants or animals, or to be outdoors?? If so, you may be REALISTIC Slide 6 Do you Like to observe, learn, investigate, analyze, evaluate or solve problems? If this is you, you may be INVESTIGATIVE. Slide 7 Do you Have artistic, innovating or intuition abilities and like to work in unstructured situations using your imagination or creativity? You may be ARTISTIC. Slide 8 Do you Like to work with people to enlighten, inform, help, train, or cure them, or are skilled with words? You may be SOCIAL. Slide 9 Do you Like to work with people, influencing, persuading, performing, leading or managing for organizational goals or economic gain? If so, you may be ENTERPRISING. Slide 10 Do you Like to work with data, have clerical or numerical ability, carry out tasks in detail or follow through on others instructions? You may be CONVENTIONAL Slide 11 Are you not sure?? Most people are a combination of several of these -- not just one. What is your code?? Write on a sheet of paper the first letter of the three interest areas that are most like you. List the one that is most like you first. Slide 12 Your Code Those three letters make up your individual code. Click on the link below to look at different careers that would be appropriate for a person with your code. Have fun looking at all the possibilities!!!!!