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Occupation

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An occupation is a group of similar jobs or types of work sharing similar skills, education, knowledge, and training, and found in different industries or organizations.

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Canadian Standards and Guidelines for Career Development Practitioners. Glossary of Career Development Terms. 2012. Online: http://career-dev-guidelines.org/career_dev/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/Glossary-of-Terms-changes-from-CD-Chapter-re-counselling.pdf (Retrieved on May 27, 2014)

Education Queensland, “What is a Career?” Online: http://education.qld.gov.au/students/service/career/careered-whatis.html (Retrieved on May 29, 2014)

McKinnon, Kerri and Kathleen Johnston, “Career Planning, Knowledge, and Skills.” In Blythe C. Shepard and Priya S. Mani (editors). Career Development Practice in Canada: Perspectives, Principles and Professionalism. Toronto: Canadian Education and Research Institute for Counselling (CERIC), 2014, p.194.

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