Explore career directions & paths

There are many different resources available to help you find the right career for you.

Explore Careers

  • Alberta Occupational Profiles: Alberta-based occupational information with links to assessment tools and career search sites.
  • Career Cruising: Offers in-depth profiles of hundreds of different careers and multimedia interviews with real people in every career. Mount Royal students and graduates, call 403.440.6307 for username and password.
  • Career Options Magazine: Access Canada's top employment publication for students with the click of a mouse.
  • Connect to Professionals in Your Field: Links to Professional Associations that offer career planning, job search and in-depth industry information.
  • Conference Board of Canada: Articles and publications offering insights on economic trends and public policy direction.
  • Government of Canada: Job market trends and news.
  • Designing YOU - by MRU's David J. Finch, Associate Professor - Marketing, and Ray DePaul, Director - Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Designing YOU - Life Beyond Your Grades is about viewing yourself and your life more strategically, and designing a road map to help you address the questions about your future you're getting right now.

Career Assessments and Quizzes

  • Service Canada: Career quizzes and tests can help you choose, change or develop your career. Get to know yourself better and explore the wide range of career opportunities available to you.
  • Authentic Happiness: Explore your personality, values and job satisfiers.
  • Entrepreneurial potential self-assessment: A tool to help better measure your entrepreneurial potential. From the Business Development Bank of Canada

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