Introduction. A short overview to help you better
understand and use the book. Starts on page
Part I: Overview of Personality and Career. Part I is an overview of personality and of personality
types. Th is section also explores the relationship between personality and career. Starts on page 17.
Part II: What’s Your Personality Type? Take an Assessment. Th is part helps you discover your personality type with a short, easy-to-complete assessment. Starts on page 23.
Part III: Th e Best Jobs Lists: Jobs for Each of the Six Personality Types. Th e 141 lists in Part
III show you the best jobs in terms of high salaries, fast growth, and plentiful job openings for each of the six personality types. Further lists classify the jobs according to education and training required and several other features, such as jobs with the highest percentage of women and of men and jobs with high rates of self-employment and many parttime workers. Although there are a lot of lists, they are easy to understand because they have clear titles and are organized into groupings of related lists. Starts on page 33.
Part IV: Descriptions of the 50 Best Jobs for
Each Personality Type. Th is part provides a brief but information-packed description of the 50 jobs from each personality type that met our criteria for this book. Each description contains information on earnings, projected growth, education and training required, job duties, skills, related job titles, related knowledge and courses, and many other details. Th e descriptions are presented in alphabetical order within each personality type. Th is structure makes it easy to look up a job that you’ve identifi ed in a list from Part III and that you want to learn more
about. Starts on page 129.
Part V: Appendixes. Appendix A contains a list of occupations in this book and their two-letter personality codes. Appendix B lists the Guide for Occupational Exploration (GOE) interest areas and work groups. Appendix C defi nes the skills and the types of knowledge listed in the job descriptions in
Part IV. Appendix D identifi es resources for further career exploration. Starts on page 451.