Value Shopping Spree

Value Shopping Spree

Directions: You have $1,000 to spend to acquire any of the following items at an auction. How would you distribute your money?

 

1. I would like a job making new things or developing new ideas…………………..………..…$300

 

2. I would like a job where I would do a lot of thinking and learning about

    many things………………………………………………………………………….…………$100

 

3. I would like a job working with other people as a team……………………………….………$100

 

4. I would like a job that I would be sure I could keep…………………………………….……..$200

 

5. I would like a job that is important so that others would look up to me………………….……$200

 

6. I would like a job that is clean and neat and where my duties wouldn’t change........................$100

 

7. I would like a job where I could lead and influence others…………………….....................…$200

 

8. I would like a job where I am free to do things my own way and make my

    own decisions………………………………………………………………………..………….$200

 

9. I would like a job that would help make the world beautiful……………………..……………$300

 

10. I would like a job that would give me the freedom to live the kind of life

      and be the kind of person I want to be……………………………………………………..….$300

 

11. I would like a job that would take a lot of my time and talent to do well………………..…...$200

 

12. I would like a job where I would be helping people…………………………………..………$200

 

13. I would like a job where I could make a lot of money…………………………………..……$200

 

14. I would like a job working for someone I really like and admire…………………..…………$100

 

15. I would like a job that would give me the chance to do a lot of different things.......................$200

 

16. I would like a job that would take a lot of attention and continued effort………………..…...$200

 

17. I would like a job working with information, using printed materials………………..………$100

 

18. I would like a job where I would be working with people most of the

      time and have the chance to know people very well…………………….…………….….…..$100

 

19. I would like a job using tools, machines, or motor vehicles………………….………………$100

 

My Shopping List

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Values Explanation 

1. CREATIVITY – to be inventive and original

 

2. KNOWLEDGE – to be exposed to new facts and ideas

 

3. RELATIONSHIP – to interact with other people

 

4. SECURITY – to be free from risk or danger of loss

 

5. PRESTIGE – to be recognized and esteemed by others

 

6. ORDER – to have things and activities arranged systematically

 

7. LEADERSHIP – to guide and direct others

 

8. INDEPENDENCE – to make one’s decisions and order one’s own time

 

9. BEAUTY – to provide delight to the senses

 

10.  SELF-REALIZATION – to be fully what one can be

 

11. ACHIEVEMENT – to accomplish tasks requiring skill and effort

 

12. SOCIAL SERVICE – to improve the welfare of others

 

13. ENTERPRISING – to use talents for financial gain

 

14. COOPERATION – to work with others for a common good

 

15. VARIETY – to experience novelty and change in daily routine

 

16. ENDURANCE – to keep at a difficult job until it is done

 

17. DATA – to manipulate information and ideas

 

18. PEOPLE – to interact closely with others

 

19. THINGS – to manipulate tools and machines