Section I: Your Career Type
This section describes your top interest area.
You’re a Thinker
Your primary interest area is Investigative, which means you are a thinker who enjoys working with ideas, theories, and logical analysis. Thinkers enjoy abstract problem-solving and often like to be in a scientific or academic environment. Thinkers want to discover new ideas in their work, and enjoy doing research.
Thinkers prefer jobs that are more intellectual than physical. They often like to work independently, and would usually rather spend their time analyzing data and concepts than trying to motivate or lead other people.
Thinkers like their work best when they can explore concepts and create theories about the way things work. As a Thinker, your primary career goal will be to find a job where you can think through complex, abstract problems, and examine data to discover patterns and principles.
Some sample careers for Thinkers include mathematician, engineer, computer programmer, and financial analyst.
Section II: Your Score Summary
In this section, you will see how you scored for each of the 6 interest areas.
Building careers are those that involve mechanics and construction, working with machines, or using physical skills. Builders are often attracted to careers in the military or law enforcement, construction, mechanics, and athletics.
Your interest level for the Building career area is low.
Thinking careers are those that involve research, analysis, and solving abstract or theoretical problems. Thinkers are often attracted to careers in the sciences, computers and technology, mathematics, and medicine.
Your interest level for the Thinking career area is high.
Creating careers are those that involve artistic expression, imagination, and the creative use of language. Creators are often attracted to careers in performing or visual art, music, writing, and all areas of design.
Your interest level for the Creating career area is moderate.
Persuading careers are those that involve leading, influencing, or managing others. Persuaders are often attracted to careers in business, management, sales, retail, and entrepreneurship.
Your interest level for the Persuading career area is moderate.
Organizing careers are those that involve managing data, files, and processes. Organizers are often attracted to careers in accounting, computers and information systems, administration, and office management.
Your interest level for the Organizing career area is moderate.