Career Search - Personality Traits

Select from the personality traits below, and then click the Search button to find compatible careers:


Realistic

Realistic occupations frequently involve work activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions. They often deal with plants, animals, and real-world materials like wood, tools, and machinery. Many of the occupations require working outside, and do not involve a lot of paperwork or working closely with others.


Investigative

Investigative occupations frequently involve working with ideas, and require an extensive amount of thinking. These occupations can involve searching for facts and figuring out problems mentally.


Artistic

Artistic occupations frequently involve working with forms, designs and patterns. They often require self-expression and the work can be done without following a clear set of rules.


Social

Social occupations frequently involve working with, communicating with, and teaching people. These occupations often involve helping or providing service to others.


Enterprising

Enterprising occupations frequently involve starting up and carrying out projects. These occupations can involve leading people and making many decisions. Sometimes they require risk taking and often deal with business.


Conventional

Conventional occupations frequently involve following set procedures and routines. These occupations can include working with data and details more than with ideas. Usually there is a clear line of authority to follow.




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  • Wednesday, March 12, 2014 8:32 AM

    The Maine Senate recently confirmed Gov. LePage’s six nominees (two reappointments and four new members) to the Finance Authority of Maine (FAME) Board of Directors. The six board members are: Jonathan A. Block of Portland; Reis Hagerman of Standish; James G. Howard of Topsham; Gregory E. Miller of Old Town; Rosaire Pelletier of Madawaska; and James P. Violette, Jr. of Waterville. Upon swearing in, the new members will join the fifteen-member FAME Board.   

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  • Thursday, March 06, 2014 9:29 AM

    FAME is pleased to welcome new Chief Executive Officer Bruce Wagner. The Maine Senate recently voted unanimously to confirm Gov. LePage’s nomination of Bruce to the position, which is for a term of four years.

     

    Bruce has a strong background in business management, development and renewal, having served as W.R. Grace’s President of the Darex Container Products Division, as chief executive officer at Barber Foods, and as chief financial officer at Martin’s Point Health Care. A graduate of Lafayette College, he also has completed advanced management programs at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and at INSEAD, the French international business school.  

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