Holland developed an approach to occupational theory that identifies worker personality types. As you review the six personality types, which are the types that you think are most characteristic of you and why? Secondly, compare your ratings of yourself with someone who knows you well. Is your assessment of yourself close to the ones others make of you? Lastly, consider the practical value of using these personality types as a guide for selecting a career.

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