The Summary of Do What You Are Discover the Perfect Career for You through the Secrets of Personality Type By: Paul D. Tieger, Barbara Barron, and Kelly Tieger leads readers step-by-step through the process of determining and verifying Personality Type. Then it identifies occupations that are popular with each Type, provides helpful case studies, and offers a rundown of each Type's work-related strengths and weaknesses. Focusing on each Type's strengths, Do What You Are uses workbook exercises to help readers customize their job search, ensuring the best results in the shortest period of time.
"This is one of the most popular career books in the world. It's easy to see why. Many have found great help from the concept of Personality Type, and Tieger and Barron are masters at explaining this approach to career choice. Highly recommended."
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The results of personality tests are more than just another label. They help you understand yourself (and others) better. Tieger, Tieger, and Barron will help you leverage one of the most famous tests,the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, to curate a list of careers that would best fit your personality. And trust me, having that list will make it a whole lot easier for you to narrow down your job search.
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