Phase 2

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Know Your Personality Dr. John Holland created a theory and inventory to help describe personality types that can be used to identify occupations that are best suited for a particular personality type, or “Holland Code.” It is important to remember that, as with any personality inventory, this is only an approximation, and the information that is gathered from this exercise should be used in conjunction with the additional information that is covered in this course. Your Holland Code is only one piece of the puzzle. Holland created six different personality groups: realistic, investigative, artistic, social, enterprising, and conventional. Most people and occupations are a combination three of the Holland Codes. The code is…show more content…
Collect or organize things # | 31. Tend or train animals | 32. Use computers# | 33. Sketch, draw, or paint | 34. Attend sports events # | 35. Have power or status | 36. Use business machines | 37. Play a sport | 38. Do research # | 39. Express yourself creatively # | 40. Be good with words and self-expression # | 41. Type reports | 42. Keep detailed records | 43. Tinker with machines | 44. Do puzzles# | 45. Design fashions or interiors # | 46. Plan and supervise an activity # | 47. Operate your own business # | 48. Take an accounting class | On the following chart, circle the number of the items that you marked above. After you finish, count the numbers circled on each line, counting across. Which category did you score highest? Write the three highest categories in the following space: Row total R = Realistic | 1 | 7 | 13 | 19 | 25 | 31 | 37 | 43 | 2 | I = Investigative | 2 | 8 | 14 | 20 | 26 | 32 | 38 | 44 | 5 | A = Artistic | 3 | 9 | 15 | 21 | 27 | 33 | 39 | 45 | 6 | S = Social | 4 | 10 | 16 | 22 | 28 | 34 | 40 | 46 | 7 | E = Enterprising | 5 | 11 | 17 | 23 | 29 | 35 | 41 | 47 | 4 | C = Conventional | 6 | 12 | 18 | 24 | 30 | 36 | 42 | 48 | 3 | I scored highest in ____Social______, second highest in _____Artistic_____, and third highest in ____Investigative______. My Holland Code is _SAI__ ___ ___ Interests Code Explanations R = Realistic Has mechanical and athletic abilities;
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