Career Aptitude & Assessment Tests

The following assessments and test are all free, however, some offer an option to buy an in-depth report which you are not obligated to purchase. I am not affiliated with or receiving commission to recommend any of these to you. My only goal is to provide you with tools that may help you gain some insight into your own journey.


Designed by psychologist, this tool will help you determine your work personality, strengths, weaknesses, and a list of careers that fit you. 

Jung Personality Test

 Similar to the Myers–Briggs Type Indicator®, this test was designed to help you better understand how you deal with people, process information and make decisions.

Holland Code Test

This test focuses on career and vocational choices, grouping people on the basis of their suitability for six different categories of occupations.  

Keirsey Temperament Sorter

Using the four temperament types - Artisan, Guardian, Idealist, Rational - this tools aims to help you gain clarity on who you are, what you do, who you love, and what difference you make. 

Life Values Inventory (LVI)

I believe that your life values heavily influence your work values and overall work satisfaction, which is why I find this site so interesting. The LVI is divided into 5 steps which can be stopped/started at any time.

The High 5 Test

This 100 question test is a good place to start for locating your top 5 strengths and connecting with what you're naturally good at. This information is not only valuable for a job search or career change, but can help you recognize the unique value you can bring to a team.

Job Search Sites

Canadian Armed Forces

Jobs listings and career information with Canada's Armed Forces.


Jobs within the Canadian Fitness Industry.

Canada Job Bank

Find jobs and explore career and labour market trends across Canada.


Find jobs in Canada's nonprofit sector.

City of Winnipeg Jobs

Job listings and information on how to apply for City of Winnipeg jobs.

Creative Manitoba

Job listings from the arts and cultural communities in Manitoba.

Government of Canada Jobs

Find jobs with the Public Service Commission of Canada.


Jobs in Manitoba's tech sector.

Manitoba Customer Contact Association 

Jobs within Manitoba's customer contact service sector.

Manitoba Government Job Opportunities

Locate jobs with one of the largest employers in Manitoba.

Manitoba Tourism Education Council 

Hospitality, tourism and retail jobs in Manitoba. 

Red River College Jobs

Jobs within Manitoba’s largest institute of applied learning and research.

University of Manitoba Jobs

Staff and support jobs at the University of Manitoba.

University of Winnipeg Jobs

Staff and support jobs at the University of Winnipeg.

Winnipeg Regional Health Authority

Clinical, clinical support and non-clinical jobs that support Manitoba health.


Magic Lessons with Elizabeth Gilbert (E)

Hosted by the famed author of Eat, Pray, Love, this podcast aims to help people overcome their fears and create more joyfully.

Side Hustle School with Chris Guillebeau

Hosted by world traveler and best-selling author Chris Guillebeau, this podcast is for anyone who works a regular job and wants to start an income-earning project on the side.  

The Marie Forleo Podcast (E)

Described as a thought leader for the next generation, Marie and her guests share actionable strategies for greater happiness, success, motivation, creativity, productivity, love, health, contribution and fulfillment.

The Robin Sharma Mastery Sessions

Best-selling author and famed speaker Robin Sharma is on a mission to help you do your best work.

WorkLife with Adam Grant

In this podcast, Organizational Psychologist Adam Grant takes you inside the minds of some of the world’s most unusual professionals to discover the keys to a better work life.