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Ideas for your future career

This section will help you match your knowledge, skills and attitudes with careers suggestions. 

When starting to think about what your next steps are, it is always a good idea to think about what you might like to do in the future. 

The Careers Development Institute has put this handy framework together to help you see how you can have the career that you want. 

CDI image 

The SACU quiz will ask you to select images that best describes you and your ideas. At the end it will give you some suggested careers that might inspire you.  


Remember to answer honestly and truthfully so that the results best reflect the person you are and the careers that will best suit you. 

Prospects has created two quizzes to help you explore careers ideas. The first is the career planner. This matches your skills, motivations and desires to a career that is perfect for you. The second is the job match beta which will help you to establish what you find interesting, rewarding and purposeful and match careers to these.

job match

Use a notepad to record the careers that you find of interest and want to learn more about.