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Q: Do you have clear goals and a plan for your career?

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Gender

Male
53% Yes
Female
51% Yes

Ethnicity

% who responded "Yes"

64% of African American/Black employees selected "Yes" when asked "Do you have clear goals and a plan for your career?", while only 50% of Caucasian employees chose "Yes".

64%
African American/Black
61%
Native American
57%
Hispanic or Latino
55%
Other
54%
Asian or Pacific Islander
50%
Caucasian

Department

% who responded "Yes"

70% of employees in the Executive department selected "Yes" when asked "Do you have clear goals and a plan for your career?", while only 49% of employees in the IT department chose "Yes".

Executive 70%
Design 57%
HR 56%
Legal 56%
Finance 55%
Sales 55%
Marketing 53%
Product 52%
Engineering 51%
Operations 51%
Admin 51%
Communications 51%
Business Development 50%
Customer Support 50%
IT 49%

Age

% who responded "Yes"

66% of employees aged 66+ selected "Yes" when asked "Do you have clear goals and a plan for your career?", while only 48% of employees aged 46-50 chose "Yes".

Education

% who responded "Yes"

59% of employees with a Doctoral or professional education level selected "Yes" when asked "Do you have clear goals and a plan for your career?", while only 51% of employees with a Bachelor's education level chose "Yes".

Experience

% who responded "Yes"

60% of Entry Level employees at their company selected "Yes" when asked "Do you have clear goals and a plan for your career?", while only 50% of employees at their company Over 10 Years chose "Yes".

60
Entry Level
57
1 to 3 Years
55
3 to 6 Years
52
6 to 10 Years
50
Over 10 Years

Location

% who responded "Yes"

58% of employees in Los Angeles selected "Yes" when asked "Do you have clear goals and a plan for your career?", while only 40% of employees in Minneapolis chose "Yes".

Los Angeles 58%
San Diego 58%
Washington, DC 57%
Phoenix 57%
Atlanta 55%
New York 54%
Houston 53%
San Francisco 52%
Boston 52%
Chicago 52%
Dallas 51%
Seattle 50%
Denver 49%
Minneapolis 40%

Gender & Department

% who responded "Yes"

74% of Female employees in the Executive department selected "Yes" when asked "Do you have clear goals and a plan for your career?", while only 42% of Female employees in the Business Development department chose "Yes".

Admin
Male 61%
Female 49%
Business Development
Male 53%
Female 42%
Communications
Male 63%
Female 43%
Customer Support
Male 52%
Female 47%
Design
Male 58%
Female 56%
Engineering
Male 51%
Female 53%
Executive
Male 69%
Female 74%
Finance
Male 54%
Female 55%
HR
Male 58%
Female 55%
IT
Male 49%
Female 46%
Legal
Male 56%
Female 56%
Marketing
Male 55%
Female 51%
Operations
Male 54%
Female 45%
Product
Male 53%
Female 49%
Sales
Male 56%
Female 54%

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