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“There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but s/he must take it because conscience tells him/her it is right.” - Martin Luther King
Many students find the process of selecting a major at AUB to be challenging. This step is about matching your skills, interests, values, and work-style to be compatible with career options and making decisions. Decision-Making is not only an analytical process, but also takes into consideration your values, work-style, and personality, as well as your passions and vision.Self-Assessment Overview
Career services offer a variety of programs that include:
- Career and Placement Services provide career assessment and decision-making workshops throughout each semester, featuring the Holland Interest Inventory Self-Directed Search. The workshops help students integrate their interests and personality preference in their career planning process. Visit the Events Calendar or contact the CPS to find the dates and times of upcoming career assessment workshops.
- Students often find it helpful to meet individually with a career adviser to help them sort their options. You may seek help by talking one-on-one to:
- Clarify your interests, abilities, skills, values, and work style
- Learn about options and explore them through special projects, internships, summer/part-time jobs, meetings with AUB graduates.
- Translate information about yourself and the world of work into a career development plan
- Understand effective strategies for obtaining a job
- Focus on what’s most important to you , ask him/her to act as a sounding board, resource and idea generator, and coach you into staying on track
- Career Orientation Seminars: A series of career presentations are held throughout each semester related to different fields of study and available job opportunities in the market whether locally, regionally and internationally. Visit the Events Calendar to find the dates and times of upcoming career seminars.
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