Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1822/24551

TitleDeveloping career self-management skills : a study in higher education
Author(s)Pinto, Joana Carneiro
Taveira, Maria do Céu
KeywordsCareer self-management
Career exploration
Career concerns
Effectiveness
Issue date23-Jun-2013
PublisherNorth American Institute of Science and Information Technology
JournalInternational Journal of Management Science and Information Technology
Abstract(s)This study aims to evaluate the Career Self-Management Seminar, version B. This is a psychological intervention model, developed to support PhD students in the improvement of crucial skills for effective career problem solving and decision making. Sample included 63 PhD’s, (49 experimental group, 14 control group), from both sexes (44 women, 19 men), and with ages ranging from 22 to 49 years old (M=29.7; SD=6.74). These participants were assessed on the career exploration and career concern dimensions, through the completion of the Portuguese versions of the Career Exploration Survey and of the Adult Career Concerns Inventory respectively, at three different moments in time (pre-test, post-test and follow-up). Results demonstrated that the CSMS-B is effective in promoting external instrumentality beliefs, and self and environment exploration, and also in diminishing concerns and needs about the deceleration and reduction of their current professional role. Future studies should invest in the development and assessment of career self-management interventions aimed at students attending higher education.
TypeArticle
URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/1822/24551
ISSN1923-0265
1923-0273
Publisher versionhttp://naisit.org/journal/paper/id/55
Peer-Reviewedyes
AccessOpen access
Appears in Collections:CIPsi - Artigos (Papers)

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
IJMSIT Developing Career Self-Management skills_ a study in higher education.pdf859,78 kBAdobe PDFView/Open

Partilhe no FacebookPartilhe no TwitterPartilhe no DeliciousPartilhe no LinkedInPartilhe no DiggAdicionar ao Google BookmarksPartilhe no MySpacePartilhe no Orkut
Exporte no formato BibTex mendeley Exporte no formato Endnote Adicione ao seu ORCID