Unit 11: Personal Finance and Career Opportunities
(www.dailyrosetta.com)Unit SOls:
• An awareness of personal talents, interests, and aspirations is needed to select a career.

• Attitudes and behaviors that support a strong work ethic enhance career success.
There is a correlation among skills, education, and income.

• Changes in technology influence the abilities, skills, and education needed in the workforce.
Unit Vocabulary:

Self-assessment- An awareness of individual talents, interests, and aspirations needed to choose the right career

Work ethic- attitudes that enhance career success such as punctuality, honesty and reliability, and putting forth your best effort

Incomes- Money earned as a result of one’s career

Supply and demand-the amount of a service that producers are willing and able to sell at a certain price and the amount of a service that consumers are willing and able to buy at a certain price.

Competition-Rivalry between producers/sellers of a good or service

Fiscal responsibility- Spending and saving ones earnings wisely