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Published: 19 March 2019

Optimism, Career Decision Self-Efficacy and Career Indecision Among Greek Adolescents

Argyro Charokopaki, Katerina Argyropoulou

University of Athens, Greece

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The study explored the mediating role of career decision making self-efficacy between optimism and adolescents' career indecision. Using a sample of 153 Greek high school students, it was found that optimism influenced career indecision both directly and indirectly (via career decision making self-efficacy). The findings are discussed with reference to the social cognitive career theory (SCCT) framework. Implications for research and adolescents' career counseling are also discussed.


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