Values are important because they drive us and feed our resilience. Yet, many people don’t understand what they personally value. Sometimes societal norms, societal constructs, external motivations, and pressures from others make our true core values askew. However, values play a vital role in our whole life – especially our professional one.
This article goes over intrinsic, extrinsic, and lifestyle values to give you greater clarity on what you might be something that you really care about in the workplace. Whether you are freshman or graduating senior it is helpful to note it because it can shape your internship and job search at any stage. Even after college, this is a great tool and a great mindset to continue to adopt throughout your life. As you evolve so do your values and so should your career. Without further ado, get started on looking at your personal values HERE.