?????????Do I Know Myself As Well As I Think I Do???????????

Yep, we've all been there. Sometimes it's difficult not wonder if we know ourselves like we should, especially when we take any kind of test or assessment. Questioning ourselves is a way we learn more about ourselves, our wants in life, our desires. So now comes the ultimate question, do you know what you want to do as a career? Is there some dream job out there for you? Some career that you would never get bored in, that will provide you with an income to live on and a place to express yourself creatively? Let's find out....

So let's take some time for you to tell me a little more about yourself. Please answer the following questions at the link What Is My Dream Job?


Click onCareer Cruising and the following page will pop up.


Enter the following information into the Username and Password boxes.

  • Username: conestoga
  • Password: middle

Then click on the Start Career Cruising button.

Congratulations! You are now in Career Cruising and see the Career Cruising welcome screen (remember this????)


The first thing you will need to do is log in to your portfolio. To do this, go to the portfolio log in block on the left hand side of the main screen. It should look like this....


Enter your portfolio Login information which should be the same information you use to log in to the computers...

username: first name_last name
password: last 4 digits of your student number


Then click on the Gray Login Button to log in. Your portfolio screen should appear. If you can't get in please raise your hand for help.
Mr. King has all usernames and passwords and is able to guide you. Your portfolio screen should look similar to this.....


Click on the Second Blue tab on the left side of the screen that says ASSESSMENT RESULTS


and the next page will come up....


If you click at the Gray "Go To Career Matchmaker" button at the bottom left, you will return to your original list.
Up to this point you have answered the same questions everyone else has, and you have a general list of careers. Now we are going to make this list even more about you. You will see the option to answer more Matchmaker questions on the left hand side of the screen Under the blue category titled Improve My Results.

Click on Answer More Questions and go through the remaining Matchmaker questions. This could take you through the end of the period. Please remember to save the results to your portfolio by clicking on the gray tab


that will appear on your list once you have answered the remaining questions. Is your "Dream Job" on your list? Fear not, we will discuss this and what it could mean for you in Lesson Five.......