WHO WE SERVE – WORK VALUE
Work values are preferences that motivate us in a work environment, such as: achievement, independence, recognition, relationships, support or working conditions. The Future Plans Work Importance Locator will help you identify occupations that you may find satisfying, based on your work values.
If Achievement is your highest work value, you will be most satisfied with work that allows you to see the results of your efforts and provides a feeling of accomplishment.
If Relationships is your highest work value, you will be most satisfied with work where you have a friendly relationship with coworkers and customers or people you serve. You also place importance on doing what’s right.
If Recognition is your highest work value, explore jobs with good possibilities for advancement. Look for work with prestige or with potential for leadership.
If Support is your highest work value, look for jobs where the company stands behind its workers and where the workers are comfortable with management’s style of supervision. Explore work in companies with a reputation for competent, considerate, and fair management.
If Working Conditions is your highest work value, consider pay, job security, and good working conditions when looking at jobs. Look for work that suits your work style. Some people like to be busy all the time, or work alone, or have many different things to do. Explore jobs where you can take best advantage of your particular work style.
If Independence is your highest work value, look for jobs where you can do things on your own initiative. Explore work where you can make decisions on your own.