Interkantonale Hochschule für Heilpädagogik Zürich HfH

Occupational career patterns over 30 years: predictors and outcomes

Schellenberg, Claudia: Interkantonale Hochschule für Heilpädagogik ; Krauss, Annette ; Hättich, Achim ; Häfeli, Kurt

In: Empirical Research in Vocational Education and Training, 2016, vol. 8, no. 15, p. 1-22

Background: Investigating individuals’ sequences of occupations and identifying suitable patterns is a complex task. Most research focuses on single time-points, single jobs and single transitions and only few longitudinal studies have investigated career paths over a long period of time. The aim of this study is to describe occupational career patterns (OCP) over a period of 30 years using...