Some researchers have found that, as contextual variables, career-related activities (e.g., social support) can influence the sense of CDMSE
of job applicants (Zikic & Saks, 2009), such that CDMSE
has a positive correlation with social support (Vertsberger & Gati, 2015).
The mean CDMSE
score was 3.74 out of a possible 5.0, suggesting that these elite athletes felt moderately confident in their ability to make career related decisions.
Construct validity of the Career Decision-Making Self-Efficacy Scale and the relationship of CDMSE
to vocational indecision.
Luzzo (1993) found that CDMSE
was of value in predicting career decision making attitudes.
We measured CDMSE
with the Career Decision-Making Self-Efficacy Scale (CDMSES
, Chinese version, Peng & Long, 2001).
On the overall CDMSE
, there was no significant main effect of counseling intervention (p > .05).
is a 12-item subscale that measures career decision-making efficacy.
refers to a person's belief that she or he can successfully perform the tasks involved in choosing a career.
Opportunity for Nurturance; CDMSE
= career decision-making
; Betz, Klein, & Taylor, 1996; Betz & Luzzo, 1996) can be