Your career will involve all kinds of decisions around study, gaining work experience, developing skills and finding a job.

Knowing about different decision-making styles and strategies will help you to:

  • weigh up career options throughout your life
  • make informed, confident choices about study, work and change.

1. Get an overview

2. Find out more

The decision-making process

Decision-making strategies


Now apply what you’ve learnt in this topic to your own career interests and situation by completing the following activities.

Activity 1

Assess your own decision making style.

  • Reflect on your findings.
  • Thinking about recent or current career decisions, is your approach working for you, or against you?
  • What are some new strategies you might try? Who or what could help you?

Next: Taking action