Career uncertainty is not new.
It has been an age-old problem that a series of generations have experienced and is still experiencing. The only difference between the present day and the past is that the careers have expanded and branched out, followed by the sudden awareness among different individuals about the need to have career clarity.
As more and more avenues open up, it has become crucial to tap into the right career gateway that will lead you towards the dream job and life. For that to happen, it is important to first start breaking all the biases that society has put upon the mindset of people.
Once the initial mental setup starts to crumble down, the awakened perspectives enable the aspirants to broaden their horizons and accept careers that are more attuned with their overall personality.
In order for this to happen, the aspirant has to first understand oneself through all its parameters and cognitive dimensions. This is where the career assessment comes into the picture. This blog is about the importance of career assessment and how it can help you determine your career niche.
What is a Career Assessment?
In simple terms, a career assessment evaluates the students through a distinct set of questions and tries to decode the possible characteristics that can match specific careers.
If you browse online you will stumble across various such career assessments that will ask you a set of questions and will produce a result highlighting your traits and possible career options that you can pursue. But, the credibility of these career assessment tools can be questioned on various grounds, especially on a more scientific level.
Every career assessment tool can only procure close to accurate results if it is designed after thorough research, undertaken by following proper procedures and methodologies.
The process of creating a career assessment tool is not simple, but can bring out miraculous results if it adheres to scientific accuracy.
So, to take this career assessment seriously, you must first ensure that the assessment is created after undergoing several checks, research, and most importantly keeping all the social factors in mind.
Mindler’s Career Assessment
At Mindler, we take students’ career aspirations very seriously. We value dreams and try our best to provide you with the best possible directions that can quickly help you achieve success.
To make an accurate judgment that can eliminate any form of errors, the Mindler career assessment has been developed by a team of top psychometricians, industry experts, and researchers.
It can be said that this assessment gives accurate results and uses advanced technology, crafted through the millions of data collected from students belonging to different cultures and demographics.
This assessment uses a 5-dimensional framework, which is personalized and in complete sync with the student’s career needs. Hence, the assessment evaluates orientation style, interest, personality, aptitude, and emotional quotient.
1. Orientation Style: This identifies those factors that can drive an individual. This dimension seeks to inform you about your dominant style of interaction with the surroundings.
2. Interest: This dimension tries to understand the work areas and attributes that excite you and keep you engaged, making your career choice feel rewarding.
3. Personality: This helps you to understand your consistent behavioural patterns. With this dimension assessed you will have a clear idea of what is well inclined with your style and personal attributes.
4. Aptitude: With this assessed, you will get to understand your innate strengths, as every individual have their own expertise and forte.
5. Emotional Quotient: This will help you understand your emotional intelligence, and the ability to handle social situations. With this assessed, you will have a good understanding of your own emotional patterns and your ability to handle interpersonal relationships.
Once you are evaluated through these dimensions you will get a 34-page career report, giving you the details of your career assessment, also highlighting the 5 best career recommendations that will be perfect for you.
How Can Mindler Experts Help you?
Once you get the report, which presents a detailed analysis of your attributes, the Mindler experts will analyse it in-depth, and will also interact with you to understand your aspirations further.
Based on the analysis gathered through the information from the 34-paged report, and the frank interaction, the career coaches start to chart out the possible careers that the student is perfectly aligned with.
The guidance is completely personalized and is conducted 1-on-1 so that the student can openly express their concerns, aspirations, and most importantly their selves without the fear of any form of judgement.
Our team of career coaches come from really impressive backgrounds, including Harvard, ISB, and IIT. The team also comprises India’s leading psychologists. Hence, their expertise and experience can help students to decide and choose from the multitude of career options.
Choose the Right Career Counselling Program
At Mindler, you will get three distinct programs based on the level of guidance you seek. These programs are divided into Stream (Class 8-9), Career (Class 10-12) and Graduate (College), depending on the educational level and career stage you are in.
For Stream, the programs offered are called Learn, and Explore. In the Learn program, you will get the stream assessment, which will generate a 25-paged report showcasing 2 best-fit streams to choose from. With this, you will also get access to career content that consists of a career library and blogs related to careers. When talking about the Explore program, here you will get all the features of the Learn program, along with career counselling, where you will get to know about stream and subject selection, help with career path planning for the selected stream, and online support with queries.
For Career, the programs offered are called Learn, Explore, and Realize. Since high school students require more meticulous guidance, which can help them make a smooth transition into the college phase, these programs are designed accordingly. The Learn program offers career assessment, generating a 34-paged career report highlighting the top 5 best careers suited to the overall profile of the student. This program will also give you access to career content, where you can visit the virtual career library and read relevant career blogs. The Explore program incorporates all these features, along with career counselling, where you will get detailed guidance and can get the help to create your career roadmap. The Realize program combines all the features present in the above mentioned two programs and has the added advantage of getting yourself a dedicated mentor, assisting you with your career goals and planning.
Coming to the Graduate, the program offered here is Explore, where you will get career assessment, generating the 5 best careers, and a 34-paged career report, along with other features of career content and personalised 1-on-1 career guidance.
As you can already see, these programs are based on the individual needs of the aspirants and also the career stage they are at. To understand which program is most suitable for you, you can visit the Mindler page.
This is an era of possibilities. So, do not restrict yourself from reaching the success you are capable of. The only way to do that is to first understand yourself and tap the opportunities that come your way.
Take the career assessment, have a clear idea of your abilities. This will help you discover your perfect career.
We at Mindler believe in your dreams and also encourage you to take up any career that you are passionate about. So, if you need career counselling, contact us now.