Quizzes & Tests

  • Job Quiz: What Should You Be Doing?

    Job Quiz: What Should You Be Doing?

    By Marty Nemko, Career Coach Over the years, I've asked my career counseling clients hundreds of questions to tease out what they should be doing with their lives. Recently, I created a new-client questionnaire that includes the questions that most often reveal something important about a client. I now have my... Continue Reading

  • Do Career Tests Work?

    Do Career Tests Work?

    CareerBuilder.com As a child, you were sure you were going to grow up to be a cowboy, but somewhere between waking up for Saturday morning cartoons and staying up for Conan, however, you traded in your cowboy hat for a briefcase. While it's fine that you never became a cowboy, you can't say that you've ever... Continue Reading

  • What's Your Sign? Hot Jobs for Your Horoscope

    What's Your Sign? Hot Jobs for Your Horoscope

    Come on, admit it. You sneak a peek at your horoscope now and then, don't you? And even though horoscopes aren't always correct, every once in a while you read one so dead-on it makes you reconsider your feelings about this whole astrology thing. Amazingly, horoscopes can occasionally tip even a cynic toward... Continue Reading

  • Quiz: Should You Run for Public Office?

    Quiz: Should You Run for Public Office?

    CareerBuilder.com Has all the election coverage got you thinking about running for public office? Whether it's the school board, city council or state legislature, campaigning for and holding public office is a transforming experience. Win or lose, those who have run say the campaign helped them develop skills,... Continue Reading

  • How Sharp Are Your Job Hunting Skills?

    How Sharp Are Your Job Hunting Skills?

    Powered by Kiplinger Looking for a job can be downright grueling. Do you know how to boost your odds of getting the position you want for the pay you want? We've got 10 questions to test your knowledge of job searching, interviewing and salary negotiating Continue Reading

  • Seven Rules for Career Tests

    Seven Rules for Career Tests

    By CareerBuilder.com Are you dissatisfied with your current job? If so, you're not alone. A recent survey conducted by CareerBuilder.com revealed that nearly 75 percent of workers are still in search of their dream jobs. To help you identify jobs that better suit your style and interests, consider taking a... Continue Reading

  • Want That Job? 6 Body Language Tips

    Want That Job? 6 Body Language Tips

    Reviewed September, 2009 Janine Driver, "Lyin' Tamer" Reading and understanding body language is critical to your success in a job interview. Non-verbal communication equips you to understand what an interviewer is thinking, helping you tweak your body language to get them to like you ... and offer you the job! Continue Reading

  • What Your Voice Says About You

    What Your Voice Says About You

    Of course you shine on paper and your attire is impeccable, and that's enough to seal the deal in your next round of job interviews, right? Not always. It's a little-known fact that something else about you has been proven to speak volumes about the type of person others consider you to be. A recent Stanford... Continue Reading

  • How Hair Plays a 'Part' In Your Career

    How Hair Plays a 'Part' In Your Career

    Although polite society says that looks aren't everything, you have to concede that they mean something. Your first impression of many people is based on appearance. Their clothes, posture, height and even hair. Siblings and sociologists John and Catherine Walter have researched how a person's image is affected... Continue Reading

  • Does Your Name Spell Success?

    Does Your Name Spell Success?

    Revised January, 2011 "What's in a name?" a man named Shakespeare asked long ago. Potential employers may ask this same question of you. After all, your name is the first thing on your resume. Along with your appearance, it's one of the things most people use to form a first impression. Much effort goes... Continue Reading

  • Quiz: How to Tell if Your Boss Is Just Not That Into You

    Quiz: How to Tell if Your Boss Is Just Not That Into You

    One of the hottest books in stores today helps women decipher their love lives and face the sometimes obvious truth about their relationships. The title of the book, 'He's Just Not That Into You,' explains the main lesson in a nutshell and it can apply to our work lives, too. Since our career prospects often... Continue Reading

  • Tips for Tipping: What's Your Gratuity IQ?

    Tips for Tipping: What's Your Gratuity IQ?

    How to determine a proper tip may be considered one of life's mysteries. Is it 10%, 18%, or 20% of the bill? Do you give an additional tip when the tip is already included in the bill, and how do you determine who should get a tip, anyway? Sometimes it's easier to guess the weather than how much or who to tip. Continue Reading

  • Oldest, Middle, Youngest: Who's Most Successful?

    Oldest, Middle, Youngest: Who's Most Successful?

    All men may be created equal; but a look at their pay stubs will tell you that their incomes are not. Blame it on social class, education -- even luck, but according to Dalton Conley, New York University professor of sociology and public policy, inequality begins at home. In his book 'The Pecking Order: Which... Continue Reading

  • Best Career for Your Zodiac Sign?

    Best Career for Your Zodiac Sign?

    Everyone glances at their horoscopes once in a while. We love to be amazed when they seem to describe us to a "T" and simply ignore them when they don't pertain to us at all. After consulting the stars (along with www.findyourfate.com), here is a list of zodiac signs, along with their characteristic personality... Continue Reading

  • Are You a Right-Brain or Left-Brain Thinker?

    Are You a Right-Brain or Left-Brain Thinker?

    Bored at work? This summer, AOL Jobs will be publishing a career quiz every week to keep you entertained. This quiz was so popular with readers when it originally ran that AOL is republishing it. Are you a genius at certain jobs but feel like a half-wit when trying to complete other types of work? The... Continue Reading

  • Does Your Career Fit Your Personality?

    Does Your Career Fit Your Personality?

    Revised January, 2011 Everyone knows how hard it is to get along with others when there's a personality clash -- so imagine how hard it is to be happy in career that does the same thing. Similar to when you're looking for a mate, you want to find a career that complements your character, not conflicts with... Continue Reading

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