In this Chapter
• Understand the seven interest orientations
• Assess your own interests
• Prioritize your interests and map them to the seven interest areas
How do you gain a full understanding of your interests? Well you may have already begun by identifying interests you had in your youth. Or you may have developed more of your interests through extracurricular activities such as clubs, sports, or community groups. Perhaps you liked certain subjects in school more than others. Or you might have pursued relationships with people who were doing things you wanted to do. If you were lucky, you had a mentor to teach you and guide you in your interest. Other sources of determining our interests have to do with the books ...