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Career Planning & Self Assessment Links

Authentic Happiness – Using the New Positive Psychology

Develop insights into yourself and the world around you through these scientifically tested questionnaires, surveys, and scales. Click on "Questionnaires" on the top tab to see a range of assessments. The VIA Survey of Character Strengths is particularly relevant to self-assessment for the purposes of career planning and/or the job search.

The Career Directory

Published annually since 1992, The Career Directory is Canada's longest-running and best-loved career guide for new graduates. Each year, our editorial team reviews thousands of employers to determine the academic qualifications they actively seek in younger job-seekers. The result is a wonderful resource that helps new graduates find student jobs that make the most of their university degree or college diploma.

Identify Your Career Options - Service Canada

Online quizzes and other exercises to assess your skills, interests, work values and preference. Website also provides suggestions on careers relating to your field of study.

Career One Stop

Advice and links to self-assessment tools focused on Interests, Skills, and Values.

Career Navigator

Self-assessment tools provided by the Government of Cananda. Note: You have to create an account (quick)

Job Hunter's Bible

This site is a supplement to Dick Bolles' 2007 edition of What Color is Your Parachute? Use the Net Guide for help during your internet job search or read articles in the site's extensive Parachute Library.

Monster's Self Assessment Centre

A wide variety of quick quizzes covering personality type, working styles, entrepreneurship and more.

SEWAPT Web Resources - Jung, MBTI, Enneagram

This site from the Southeastern Wisconsin Association for Psychological Type features excellent links related to personality assessment, including FREE online tools.

UBC Career Services

This site has a wide variety of career planning information for both undergraduate and graduate students, including a searchable database of websites.

ULife - What are you doing after class?

Search over 1000 listings of extracurricular, volunteer, and research opportunities on campus at U of T. Includes profiles of current students.


UTSC Career Centre - Online Self Assessment

A comprehensive quiz focusing on skills, personality traits, career interests and values.

Work Story