Conventional

The organizers: Organize info; bring order to data or things to make decisions.

Conscientious, systematic, careful. Like working with data, paperwork, details. Like structure, clear instructions.

Occupations involve data work: Working with data, numbers, things, paperwork to meet specified standards.

Work Activities:

  • Collecting data
  • Financial analysis
  • Updating software
  • Office management
  • Keeping records
  • Writing reports
  • Making charts
  • Preparing taxes
  • Working with a system
  • Doing paperwork
  • Using a computer
  • Business communication
  • Following procedures
  • Working with numbers
  • Taking notes
  • Managing details

Descriptors:

  • Organized
  • Practical
  • Conscientious
  • Systematic
  • Careful
  • Accurate
  • Efficient

Values:

  • Processing data
  • Managing info
  • Order
  • Organization
  • Precision
  • Predictability
  • Accuracy
  • Dependability

Sample Majors:

  • Accounting
  • Actuarial Science
  • Banking and Finance
  • Bookkeeping
  • Business
  • Computer Programming
  • Computer Systems Ops
  • Court Reporting
  • Credit Management
  • Data Management
  • Food Service Management
  • Hotel, Restaurant Management
  • Industrial Education
  • Information Systems
  • Mathematics
  • Medical Administration
  • Office Systems
  • Operations
  • Paralegal Studies
  • Public Administration
  • Purchasing
  • Statistics

Sample Careers:

  • Accountant and Auditor
  • Actuary
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Budget Analyst
  • Business Ed Teacher
  • Computer and IS Support
  • Customs Inspector
  • Dispatcher
  • Editorial Assistant
  • Financial Analyst
  • Fire Inspector
  • Food Service Manager
  • Health Info Specialist
  • Internal Auditor
  • Insurance Underwriter
  • Insurance Clerk
  • Network Administrator
  • Nursing Home Administrator
  • Paralegal
  • Quality Control Tech
  • Receptionist
  • Registrar
  • Safety Inspector
  • Tax Preparer
  • Technical Support Rep

Might Enjoy Work in:

  • Government
  • Large Corporations
  • Business Offices
  • Financial Institutions
  • Accounting Firms
  • Quality Control
  • Business
  • Education