ERIC Number: EJ674069
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Self- and Other-Referent Criteria of Career Success.
Heslin, Peter A.
Journal of Career Assessment, v11 n3 p262-86 Aug 2003
Business students (n=71) evaluated their career success thus far. Framed by social comparison theory, results showed that 68% used other-referent criteria to assess their success. Participants who believed that ability and personality are fixed attributes had greater reliance on other-referent criteria. (Contains 100 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Canada