Your guide for running an effective session with the Discovery Cards — for practitioners and educators at every level of knowledge, skill, and experience
Uses the Holland RAISEC Model which is the foundation of the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Information Network (O*NET) — Realistic, Artistic, Investigative, Social, Enterprising, and Conventional
TOPIC: Career Interests — What type of work suits me best?
Knowing what we like to do leads to smart career choices - the right occupations, jobs, and projects. This card deck (and companion Facilitator Guide) introduces the Holland RIASEC model, a leading theory that highlights six career interest types. Understanding your career interest profile will help you choose work that fits you best and that you will find most fulfilling. The more you know your interests and share them with others, the more opportunities will result.
Facilitator Guide — An essential companion to the Discovery Cards, the Facilitator Guide provides group leaders with everything needed to run structured, action-oriented sessions, including activity worksheets, and coaching tips. Discovery Cards are simple, practical, impactful, and increase engagement. Using color-categorized cards, group members will discover their career interest profile so they can enhance their current career fit or explore other occupations and jobs of interest. Discovery Cards increase engagement, participation, self-discovery, and spark great discussions in recovery group settings. For the best experience, buy a Group Kit, which includes everything you need to run an effective session.