Type
Crossword
Description

the personality or activity by which a person is known identity
a productive activity resulting in something useful work
the natural ability or potential for learning new skills aptitude
a thing a person enjoys doing or thinking about interest
the type of job in which a person is employed occupation
a personal evaluation assessment
typical way of life lifestyle
personal standards by which one lives values
the ability to perform a certain activity well skill
one who puts off doing things or making decisions procrastinator

Self-Awareness Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the natural ability or potential for learning new skills Aptitude
a personal evaluation Assessment
collection of information about oneself Career Portfolio
a thing a person enjoys doing or thinking about Interest
an assessment that helps people identify their interest areas Interest Inventory
natural method or way one thinks or learns Learning Style
typical way of life Lifestyle
the combination of attitude, values, interests, and behaviors that identify a person Personality
one who puts off doing things or making decisions Procrastinator
the way in which a person views his or her self-worth Self-Concept
the ability to perform a certain activity well Skill

Career Development Vocab Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a person's outlook on life, usually positive or negative Attitude
the work done over a period of years in one area of interest Career
characteristics or makeup of a population Demographics
relating to races or groups of people with common customs Ethnic
worldwide financial management system Global economy
an objective that a person wants to obtain and works to achieve Goal
work that a person does for pay Job
the type of job in which a person is emplyed Occupation
acquaint or become familiar with a new situation Orientation
utilizing external resources Outsourcing
a productive activity resulting in something useful Work
a wide variety of workers with different backgrounds, experiences, ideas, and skills in the workplace Workforce diversity
the natural ability or potential for learning new skills Aptitude
a personal evaluation Assessment
collection of information about oneself Career portfolio
the personality or activity by which a person is known Identity
a thing a person enjoys doing or thinking about Interest
an assessment that helps people identify their interest areas Interest inventory
natural method or way one thinks or learns Learning style
typical way of life Lifestyle
the combination of attitude, values, interests, and behaviors that identify a person Personality
one who puts off doing things or making decisions Procrastinator
the way in which a person views his or her self-worth Self-concept
the ability to perform a certain activity well Skill
personal standards by which one lives Values

Career Development - Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The personality or activity by which a person is known Identity
A thing a person enjoys doing or thinking about Interest
An assessment that helps people identify their interest areas Interest Inventory
Natural method or way one thinks or learns Learning Style
Typical way of life Lifestyle
The combination of attitude, values, interests, and behaviors that identify a person Personality
One who puts off doing things or making decisions Procrastinator
The way in which a person views his or her self-worthy Self-Concept
The ability to perform a certain activity well Skill
Personal standards by which one lives Values

Unit 1:Introduction to the World of Work and Unit 2:Self-Awareness Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A person's outlook on life, usually positive of negative. Attitude
The work done over a period of years in area of interst Career
what are the Characteristics or makeup of a population Demographics
realting to races or groups of people with common customs Ethnic
Worldwide Financial management system Global economy
an objective that a person wants to obtain and works to achieve Goal
work that a person does for pay Job
Acquaint or become familiar with a new situation Orientation
The type of job which a person is employed Occupation
Utilizing external resources Outsourcing
A productive activity resulting in something useful Work
A wide variety of workers with different backgrounds, experiences, ideas, and skills in the workplaces. Workforce diversity
the natural ability or potential for learning new skills Aptitude
a personal evaluation Assessment
collection of information about oneself Career portfolio
the personality or activity by which a person is known Identity
a thing a person enjoys doing or thinking about Interest
an assessment that helps people identify their interest areas Interest inventory
natural method or way one thinks or learns Learning style
typical way of life Lifestyle
the combination of attitude, values, interests, and behaviors that identify a person Personality
one who puts off doing things or making decisions Procrastinator
the way in which a person views his or her self-worth Self-concept
the ability to perform a certain activity well Skill
personal standards by which one lives Values

Career Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

work that a person does for pay Job
the work done over a period of years in one area of interest Career
a productive activity resulting in something useful Work
the type of job in which a person is employed Occupation
utilizing external resources Outsourcing
a personal evaluation Assessment
typical way of life Lifestyle
personal standards by which one lives Values
the ability to perform a certain activity well Skill
the natural ability or potential for learning new skills Aptitude

Career Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Exploring Careers Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

arts
internship
jobshadowing
exploratoryinterview
research
careerinterestareas
careerclusters
construction
architecture
flextime
telecommute
outsourcing
jobsharing
workforcediversity
team
trend
genderequality
Ecommerce
laborforce
jobmarket
globaleconomy
services
goods
economy
lifestyle
fulltime
career
occupation
job
economicvalues
workvalues
values
skill
aptitude
personality
ability
interests
Learningstyles
selfawareness

Educational and Career Exploration Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Career Development Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a person's outlook on life, usually positive or negative Attitude
the work done over period of years in one area of interest Career
characteristics or makeup of a population Demographics
relating to races or groups of people with common customs Ethnic
worldwide financial management system Global Economy
the natural ability or potential for learning new skills Aptitude
a personal evaluation Assessment
collection of information about oneself Career Portfolio
the personality or activity by which a person is known Identity
a thing a person enjoys doing or thinking about Interest