Career development

Career development

In organizational development (or OD), the study of career development looks at:
*how individuals manage their careers within and between organizations
*and how organizations structure the career progress of their members, it can also be tied into succession planning within some organizations.

Figures in career development

*Jeff A. Brown
*John L. Holland
*Frank Parsons
*Edgar Schein
*Jesse B. Davis
*Donald Super
*Rino Schreuder
*Caela Farren

ee also

*Occupational Outlook Handbook
* Personality psychology
* Holland Codes

External links

* [ National Career Development Association]

* [ Career Development Association of Australia]

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