Sample Questions

The 40-item Career Anchors Online questionnaire was developed over the past four decades by was developed by the legendary MIT professor and human resources expert Edgar Schein. Participants answer each item according to how true each statement is for them. Below is a sample of the online survey:

Participants taking the survey, answer each item 1-Never, 2-Seldom, 3-Often, or 4-Always. If they can't decide, or change their minds, they can always modify their answers before submitting the survey.

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Sample Web Pages

Career Anchors Online consists of easy-to-navigate, intuitive web pages that are designed to make the assessment process easy for Administrators and enlightening for Participants.

Sample Questions

The Career Anchors Self-Assessment questions are designed to help Participants identify their career values and think about what they really want out of a career.

Sample Report

When Participants finish the survey, the Career Anchors Online system rapidly calculates their responses and generates a customized and detailed Career Anchors report in PDF format.

Sample Email Notification

If you're an Administrator, Career Anchors Online allows you to communicate with your Participants -- whether you have one, or hundreds.

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