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a lack of doubt in ones abilities self-confidence
the ability to bend and adapt to change resilience
to look back at what one has done or thought reflections
the notion that learning is on going throughout life life long learning
a model of expressing what is key to the career development process high five
a will to succeed;a cherished desire aspiration
the unique characteristics that distinguish us as individuals diversity
prejudice that leads to an unfair influence upon an individual, issue, or situation bias
beliefs about individuals or groups that place them in categories of disadvantage stereotyping
when action results in a desired outcome success
a reason for ones action motivation
see resume functional resume
anything that gets in the way of your goals and plans barrier
connections with other people network
a meeting between an employer and a prospective employee job interview
a pattern or tendency or habit in society trends
the ability to respond positively to change by adjusting goals and plans adaptability
a provincial law that contains basic rules about employing people labour standard act
a pattern evident in the human population demographic trend
a cluster of jobs with similar tasks and skills occupation
a regulation within the occupational health and safety act WHMIS
the way one sees oneself self concept
a specific set of duties performed for a specific employer in a prescribed location job

Career Crossword

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an occupation undertaken for a significant period of a person's life and with opportunities for progress. Career
the imparting or exchanging of information by speaking, writing, or using some other medium. Communication
a series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person's mind during sleep Dream
series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person's mind during sleep. "I had a recurrent dream about falling from great heights" Education
understandings and personal attributes that make individuals more likely to gain employment and to be successful in their chosen occupations". Employability
a project or undertaking, especially a bold or complex one. Enterprise
the action of exploring an unfamiliar area. Exploration
a break or hole in an object or between two objects. Gap
the object of a person's ambition or effort; an aim or desired result. Goals
economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories. Industry
the ability to assess and initiate things independently. Initiative
a paid position of regular employment. Job
an act of travelling from one place to another. Journey
knowledge acquired through study, experience, or being taught Learning
a job or profession. Occupation
the action of organizing something. Organisation
the process of making plans for something. Planning
the process of finding solutions to difficult or complex issues. Problem solving
coming after, less important than, or resulting from someone or something else that is primary. Secondary
management of or by oneself; the taking of responsibility for one's own behaviour and well-being. Self managment
the ability to do something well; expertise. Skills

Employability Skills Crossword

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positive work behaviors and personal qualities which make individuals more likely to gain employment and succeed. Employability
specific style of behavior in the workplace Professionalism
values or standards which direct the way individuals interact with others Ethical Behavior
required for professional advancement; consists of the desire and ability for lifelong learning Academic Preparation
being able to evaluate arguments and information quickly, solve problems creatively and identify mistakes. Critical thinking
requires gathering reliable information, assessing the information for answers and selecting a suitable solution based on the situation problemsolving
working effectively and efficiently with others teamwork
ability to motivate people to accomplish a better result for an organization leadership
ability to plan and execute control over the amount of time spent on specific activities to effectively accomplish goals timemanagement
ability to cope with job stress which benefits an individuals personal and professional life stressmanagement

Educational and Career Exploration Crossword

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A trainee engages in learning an occupation under the guidance and direction of a skilled worker; a 3-4 year training program on-the- job training with related technical instruction. apprenticeship
Advising, Placement, and Retention System – an assessment-advising program designed to identify the basic skill levels of students as they enter two-year institutions. ASSET
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery – is a test developed and maintained by the United States Department of Defense. ASVAB
Achieved after completion of a curriculum meeting the demands of a 4- year college program. Bachelors degree
A written statement that is accepted as proof of certain facts; often relating to the attainment of specific skills. Certificate
Postsecondary career, educational and financial planning site; provides comprehensive information in a web-based format of middle and high school students, parents, and counselors. This site includes comparative information about all of North Carolina’s two and four year postsecondary institutions, financial aid, and application services. This program is a partnership among the University of North Carolina General Administration, the College Foundation of North Carolina, and the State Educational Assistance Authority. CFNC
A postsecondary school where a student might receive a bachelor’s degree, master’s, or doctoral degree in a specific discipline. College/University
Type of college with up to 2-year programs leading to certificates, diplomas, or associate degrees. Community college
Paid employment with an educational component provided in a career-technical class and supervised by school personnel. Cooperative education
A pathway, which a student selects in high school. Course of study
End-of- course assessment. EOC
A purpose/objective. Goals
Allows the student the opportunity to observe and participate in activities related to a career field; supervised by school personnel and related to the student’s career choice. (May be paid or unpaid) Internship
A short-term experience that allows the student to follow an experienced worker and see the day-to- day activities of a particular career. Job shadowing
An advanced 2-year program completed after attainment of a bachelor’s degree. Masters degree
A certified, experienced, skilled craftsperson that has successfully completed an apprenticeship program. Journey Worker
Special skills may be developed through educational programs in the armed services. Military
Paid employment that is not supervised by school personnel; may or may not be related to the student’s career choice. Parttime jobs
Education after high school. Postsecondary
A privately owned school that operates for profit for those seeking vocational training. Proprietary school
Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test: A practice test that measures the critical thinking, mathematical reasoning, and writing skills that students need to do college-level work. PSAT
Education and training provided by an employer that usually takes place at a work site. On the job training
Scholastic Aptitude Test – a test that measures the critical thinking mathematical, reasoning, and writing skills students need to do college-level work. SAT
(CTSO-Career and Technical Student Organization) Vocational student organization; nonprofit, national organization with state and local chapters that exist to develop leadership skills and good citizenship among members; each organization is composed of vocational students interested in a specific occupational area. Student organizations
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Study habits
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Test-taking skills
An academic record; an official record of grades earned during a high school career. Transcript
Vocational Competency Achievement Tracking System is a competency-based instructional management system that focuses on the individual student and tracks his/her achievement in relation to a predetermined set of core competencies. VOCATS
A contribution of free labor, usually to a non-profit organization. Volunteer

Exploring Careers Crossword

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knowing one's own thoughts, feelings, and actions self awareness
the different ways people naturally think and learn learning styles
favorite activities interests
a skill that has been developed abilitiy
an individual's feelings, actions, habits, and thoughts personality
the potential a person has for learning a skill aptitude
the ability to perform a task due to training and experience skill
ideas a person lives by values
the things about work that are important to a person work values
values that reflect the importance of money in a person's happiness economic values
what a person does for pay job
a set of related job skills and experiences occupations
a work history of one or more jobs in the same of related fields of interests career
working at least 40 hours per week full time
the way a person uses his or her time, energy, and other resources lifestyle
the ways people make make, buy, and sell goods and services economy
items that people sell goods
activities people do for others for a fee services
all the world's economies and how they are linked global economy
the need for workers and the kind of work available to them job market
all people over the age of 16 who work or are seeking work labor force
the buying and selling of goods and services via the internet e-commerce
equal emplyment opportunity for all, regardless of gender gender equality
a change over a period of time trend
a group of people who work together to set goals and make decisions to solve problems and put ideas into action team
a wide varietyof workers with different backgrounds, experiences, ideas, and skills in the work place workforce diversity
a flexible work arragement that allows 2 part time employees to divide one full-time job job sharing
using outside resources to preform activities traditionally handled by internal company staff outsourcing
working at home for a company telecommute
a work schedule that allows workers to choose work hours that fit their particular needs flex time
designing and constructing structures that enclose space to meet human needs architecture
building structures construction

Budgeting Crossword

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An essential item required for life. Need
Something unnecessary, but desired. Want
A fundamental belief about what is desirable, worthwhile, and important to an individual. Value
A spending plan for managing money during a given period of time. Budget Plan
Money earned through employment and investments. Income
An amount of money spent to buy goods and services for yourself. Expense
An amount of money that is the same each time you pay. Fixed Expense
Costs that change in amount each time they are paid. Variable Expense
Something owed to another - an obligation. Debt
A debt for which you are liable for - financial obligation. Liabilities
A value that is owned. Assets
To divide/distribute as necessary. Allocate
Ability to pay all debts. Solvent
Inability to pay all debts. Insolvent
The amount by which assets exceeds liabilities. Net Worth
Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, Time Bound SMART

Career Vocabulary Crossword

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a person who works for a more experienced person in order to learn a trade apprentice
vacation time, insurance, sick time received with employment benefit
an occupation requiring special training career
a person who works for another person employee
a person who creates and manages a business entrepreneur
a beginning level job that requires little training entrylevel
reward offered as motivation incentive
the amount of money received in exchange for work income
a person who controls a portion of a business and employees manager
a yearly amount of money earned in a job position salary
an hourly amount of money earn in a job position wage
an increase in job status promotion
a form completed by a person who wants to apply for a job application
a document that contains information about an employee resume
a face to face conversation between an employer and an applicant interview
people an employer can contact for information about a person references
people at the same job level that one works with coworkers
talking with other people about possible job opportunities networking

Natural Selection Crossword

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the period between the birth of one generation and the birth of the next generation generation time
the formation of new species as a result of evolution speciation
the process by which individuals that are better adapted to their environment survive and reproduce more successfully than less well adapted individuals do natural selection
a characteristic that improves an individuals ability to survive and reproduce in a particular environment adaptation
a group of organisms that are closely related and can mate to produce fertile offsring Species
the process in which inherited characteristics within a population change over generations such that new species sometimes arise Evolution
the trace or remains of an organism that lived long ago, most commonly preserved in sedimentary rock fossil
a historical sequence of life indicated by fossils found in layers of the earths crust fossil record
a genetically determined characteristic trait
the human practice of breeding animals or plants that have certain desired traits selective breeding
any method of determining whether an event or object is older or younger than other events or object relative dating
any method of measuring the age of an object or event in years absolute dating
the theory that explains how large pieces of the Earths outermost layer, called tectonic plates, move and chage shape plates tectonics

Principles of Business Crossword

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long term job career
occupying or using the whole of someone's available working time, typically 40 hours in a week full-time
a paid position of regular employment job
a job or profession occupation
the state of wanting to know or learn about something or someone. Interests
the regard that something is held to deserve; the importance, worth, or usefulness of something. Values
a particular ability. skill
possession of the means or skill to do something. ability
a natural ability to do something. aptitude
the combination of characteristics or qualities that form an individual's distinctive character. personality
interact with other people to exchange information and develop contacts, especially to further one's career. networking
a work experience option where students learn about a job by walking through the work day as a shadow to a competent worker Job shadowing
college students, high school students, or post-graduate adults. These positions may be paid or unpaid and are usually temporary. Generally, an internship consists of an exchange of services for experience between the student and an organization. internship
the use or involvement of volunteer labor, especially in community services. Volunteerism
at the lowest level in an employment hierarchy. entry-level
obtain (goods or a service) from an outside or foreign supplier, especially in place of an internal source Outsourcing
a quality or accomplishment that makes someone suitable for a particular job or activity. Qualifications
the process of communicating nonverbally through conscious or unconscious gestures and movements. Body language
pursued in addition to the normal course of study. extracurricular
a brief account of a person’s education, qualifications, and previous experience, typically sent with a job application resume
tarting with the earliest and following the order in which they occurred. chronological
objective, or one that causes the employer to question why you are applying to their company, can actually weaken your resume. job objective
a letter sent with, and explaining the contents of, another document or a parcel of goods. cover letter
a meeting of people face to face, especially for consultation interview

career prep crossword

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emotional, mental and physical exhaustion caused by overloading burnout
time for hobbies, ease and relaxation leisure
act of treating people differently based solely on physical characteristics such as age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability, etc. discrimination
term used to describe a barrier preventing minorities and women from rising to position of power or responsibility glass ceiling
mental and emotional well-being of a person or group morale
oversimplified or biased mental picture which characterizes a person or group of people stereotype
state of wealth, resources and employment in a country or region econonomy
period of reduced economic activity recession
relates to labor and working with your hands blue collar
relates to working in an office setting white collar
group of similar occupations and industries career cluster
ongoing, voluntary pursuit of knowledge lifelong learning
document listing a persons education, work experience, and accomplishments used by employers to determine job eligibility resume
trusted guide or counselor who provides information, advice and support mentor
financial aid awarded to a student, as for the purpose of attending an institution of higher learning, often offered for academic achievement scholoarship
financial aid given to a student of an institution of higher learning by the federal government, state government, college, or organization grant
financial aid provided on the terms it will be repaid loan
program providing financial aid to a student of an institution of higher learning in exchange for employment services workstudy
level to which someone is likely to gain employment and be successful in a career employability
skills needed to be effective in any job market and workplace employability skills
ability or instinct to act or take charge independently initiative
way or condition in which a person lives lifestyle
measure of position based on social and economic factors including education, income, occupation and wealth socioeconomic status
balance between work and personal responsibilities worklife balance
collection of past work used to document skills and achievements portfolio
institution of higher learning which offers teaching and research facilities university
institution of higher learning which offers associate degrees community college
institution of higher learning which offers training for specific careers technical school
requires 60 hours of coursework, usually taking two years to complete associatedegree
requires 120 hours of coursework, usually taking 4 years to complete bachelors degree
subject of specialization chosen by a student of an institution of higher learning major
advanced degree earned after completing a bachelors degree masters degree
highest level of degree available doctoral degree
activities falling outside of the normal, required curriculum of school extracurricular activites

Introduction to Business Crossword

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Economic resources privately owned by individuals Capitalism
Found in democratic government countries Market Economy
Terms capitalism and free private enterprise Private enterprise system
Establishment or enterprise who supplies goods and services Business
Money left over from sales Profit
Desire to work hard and be creative to earn higher profit Profit motive
The ability to influence individuals and group to accomplish Leadership
The way people get along with each other Human Relations
A sales letter about an applicant written for the purpose of getting a personal interview Letter of application
Summary of important job related information about yourself Personal data sheet
People who can give a report about your character, your education and etc Personal reference
A document used by an employer that asks for information related to employment Position application form
One that Measures how well a job applicant can perform certain jobs tasks ability test
A two way conversation in which the interviewer learns about you Position interview
In someone who has special training in talking with job applicants and hiring new employees personal interviewer
An interview in which your employer asks qeustion sabout how you liked your work exit interview
usually has the owner as the manager small business
one that has been in operation for less than three years and had no employees venture business
A situation j in which a business does not have enough money to pay its creditors bankruptcy
a person or business that owed money creditor
A situation in which the business is discontinued with a loss to at least one creditor closing
Organization that helps small business owners borrow money Small business administration
money used to start uo a new small business expand during a growth period venture capital
the process of starting, organizing,managing and etc entrepreneurship
someone that takes risks entrepreneur