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Selected References

Holland, J. L. (1997). Making vocational choices: A theory of vocational personalities and work environments. (3rd ed.). Odessa, FL: Psychological Assessment Resources.

Janis, I. L. & Mann, L. (1977). Decision making. New York: The Free Press.

John, O. P. & Srivastava, S. (1999). The Big-Five trait taxonomy: History, Measurement, and Theoretical Perspectives. In L. Pervin & O. P. John (Eds.). Handbook of personality: Theory and research (2nd ed., pp. 102-138). New York: Guilford Press.

Jones, L. K. (1980). Holland's typology and the new Guide for Occupational Exploration: Bridging the gap. Vocational Guidance Quarterly, 29, 70-76.

Jones, L. K. (2007). Testing the test. ASCA School Counselor, ASCA School Counselor, 45, 44-46, 48.

Levinson, E. M., Zeman, H. L., & Ohler, D. L. (2002). A critical evaluation of the web-based version of the Career Key. Career Development Quarterly, 51, 26-35.

Zhao, H. & Seibert, S. E. (2006). The Big Five personality dimensions and entrepreneurial status: A meta-analytical review. Journal of Applied Psychology, 91, 259-271.

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