by Randall S. Hansen, Ph.D., and Katharine Hansen, Ph.D.
Thanks again for participating in our Career Marketability Test for Job-Seekers.
Total your “yes” answers. Give yourself 1 point for each yes response. If your yes answers total:
- 23-25… You’re in great shape — you are ready for a successful job search.
21-22… You need some fine-tuning — checking out some of the Quintessential Career Resources could be just the edge to get you that job.
18-20… You need more preparation — better go out and read several of the articles and tutorials available at Quintessential Career Resources.
Under 18… You have a lot of work ahead of you — better run out and read as many of the articles and tutorials available at Quintessential Career Resources.
Don’t forget to check out our entire collection of Tests and Quizzes for Job-Seekers.
Questions about some of the terminology used in this quiz? Get more information (definitions and links) on key college, career, and job-search terms by going to our Job-Seeker’s Glossary of Job-Hunting Terms.
Katharine Hansen, Ph.D., creative director and associate publisher of Quintessential Careers, is an educator, author, and blogger who provides content for Quintessential Careers, edits QuintZine, an electronic newsletter for jobseekers, and blogs about storytelling in the job search at A Storied Career. Katharine, who earned her PhD in organizational behavior from Union Institute & University, Cincinnati, OH, is author of Dynamic Cover Letters for New Graduates and A Foot in the Door: Networking Your Way into the Hidden Job Market (both published by Ten Speed Press), as well as Top Notch Executive Resumes (Career Press); and with Randall S. Hansen, Ph.D., Dynamic Cover Letters, Write Your Way to a Higher GPA (Ten Speed), and The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Study Skills (Alpha). Visit her personal Website or reach her by e-mail at kathy(at)quintcareers.com. Check out Dr. Hansen on GooglePlus.
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