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Tikhomandritskaya O.A., Rikel A.M. Socio-psychological factors of career success

Full text in Russian: Тихомандрицкая О.А., Рикель А.М. Социально-психологические факторы успешности карьеры
Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia

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Approaches to socio-psychological issues of career success are analyzed. Contemporary career definitions, approaches and possible directions for future research are discussed. Factors of career success including typology of career-personality congruence are considered in details. The authors’ definition of career is given. The authors’ approach to evaluation of the most significant career determinants that covers identification of complex personal and institutional factors is proposed.

Keywords: career, career success, career socio-psychological factors, career orientations


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Received 9 February 2010. Date of publication: 17 April 2010.

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Tihomandrickaya Olga A. Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Social Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Mokhovaya, 11/5, 125009 Moscow, Russia.
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Rikel Alexander M. Рh.D. Student, Department of Social Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Mokhovaya, 11/5, 125009 Moscow, Russia.
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Tikhomandritskaya, O. A., & Rikel, A. M. (2010). Socio-psychological factors of career success. Psikhologicheskie Issledovaniya, 2(10). Retrieved from 0421000116/0009. [in Russian, abstr. in English].

Russian State Standard GOST P 7.0.5-2008
Tikhomandritskaya O.A., Rikel A.M. Socio-psychological factors of career success [Electronic resource] // Psikhologicheskie Issledovaniya. 2010. N 2(10). URL: (date of access: 0421000116/0009. [in Russian, abstr. in English].

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