Career Vision welcomes
Career Vision is proud to partner with the NIU
Alumni Association to offer the finest career assessment and
planning services for you and your family.
You have come to the right place...
...if your answer is "Yes" to any of these questions:
Is your job unsatisfying - but you're unsure of why and
what to do about it?
Are you looking for confirmation that a career change or
return to school is a wise decision?
Are you a high school or college parent who wants your
child to be confident, directed and motivated as you invest
time and money in their education?
Do you have a "boomerang" child living at home
who is having trouble launching his or her career?
You are not alone
Career Vision has guided hundreds of individuals over the
years to make informed career decisions. We use a scientifically
proven and personalized process, based on 30 years of research,
to identify careers and college majors that best fit an individual's
natural talents and lead to success and happiness.
Our process is fun, interactive and insightful. Our Advantage
Assessment Packages are unique in three ways:
1. The Ball Aptitude Battery® forms the solid foundation
for our personalized career recommendations and significantly
distinguishes our career consulting process from all others.
Objectively measured aptitudes, or natural talents, are predictive
of success and satisfaction in occupations that align with
2. Our process is highly individualized, using an educational
model that teaches our clients how to use the information
they learn now and in the future.
3. The Career Vision Alumni Membership provides our clients
with access to coaching and lifelong career management resources.
NIU Alumni Membership Benefits
The NIU Alumni Association knows how important it is for you
to leverage your NIU education into a successful career path.
They also realize that identifying a motivating college major
and career direction for your high school and college-aged children
can reduce stress and save time and money. To address these
needs, the following benefits are included in your respective
Alumni Association membership:
Cardinal & Black Members (Annual Membership: $40)
Legacy Members (Annual Membership: $250)
$25 savings on any of our Advantage Assessments for NIU
Alumni and their immediate families (spouse, children
A Complimentary 30-Minute Career Consultation with a
professional career expert at Career Vision ($50 Value).
*This special offer cannot be combined with any other
Call us today at 630.469.6270 to discuss your situation
- or your child's - and find out how Career Vision can help
you get on a confident track quickly.
It would be a privilege to be your career and college
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Career Vision is a division of the non-profit Ball Foundation,
committed to helping individuals discover and develop their
potential since 1975. Several of our staff are proud NIU
Alumni and have family members attending NIU.
We have worked with generations of families who use our services
as a rite of passage to adulthood. We are also strong advocates
of increasing the nation's Career Literacy - the knowledge
and skills needed to successfully navigate the 21st Century
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