ERIC Number: ED124734
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
The Career Development Series.
Armitage, Peter W.; Wilson, Barbara Lazarus
One of the products developed by the Home and Community-Based Career Education Project, the career development series booklet contains information and practical suggestions on five major areas of career development: self-assessment, exploring the world of work, finding appropriate training, overcoming obstacles to entering a career, and looking for a job. Any or all of the booklet's five parts may be used by counselors and mailed to clients. Included are descriptions of the project's counseling service, criteria for choosing a suitable school, guidelines for comparing careers and schools, financing education and training, possible solutions for dealing with various problems, and methods of job search. Lists of further reading are appended to each section. (MF)
Descriptors: Career Counseling, Career Development, Career Planning, Counseling Services, Educational Finance, Educational Opportunities, Employment Interviews, Job Application, Job Search Methods, Problem Solving, Self Evaluation
Career Education Project, Education Development Center, 55 Chapel Street, Newton, Massachusetts 02160 (No price given)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Education Development Center, Inc., Newton, MA.