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The comprehensive Kuder Journey curriculum for postsecondary students and adults.

Take Hold of Your Future is an online curriculum for instructors who use Kuder Journey. Designed by renowned researcher JoAnn Harris Bowlsbey (Ed.D), Take Hold of Your Future gives you the theory and practical tools to help postsecondary students and adults of all ages make rewarding career plans.   

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Take Hold of Your Future (THOYF) turns career planning into a practical step-by-step process toward achieving dreams.

Instructors will find implementing the curriculum simple, straightforward, and effective.

THOYF Ready to Use

Ready to use curriculum.

Guide users with an all-in-one curriculum including a syllabus, detailed lesson plans, hands-on activities, quick quizzes, classroom presentations, and more.

THOYF Flexible

Flexible format.

THOYF can be used as a full, semester-long career planning course, a supplemental, first-year experience program, or a community employment workshop — the possibilities are endless.

THOYF Integrates

Integrates Kuder Journey.

Get the most out of the Kuder Journey career planning system using the curriculum's step-by-step activities. THOYF walks through Journey's critical steps to creating a lifelong portfolio.

 THOYF Benefits


Help others discover their most rewarding careers with Kuder Journey:

  • Provide access to a set of practical, career planning tools and the theory behind them all.
  • Reduce prep time with everything you need to instruct a 14-session course.
  • Align with career planning standards established by the National Career Development Association (NCDA) and American School Counselor Association (ASCA).
  • Increase usage and implementation of Kuder Journey through engaging activities.

“Take Hold of Your Future has proven to be an excellent text for our career development course. The online career assessments coupled with clear, easy to understand content, and quality exercises that engage students makes this an excellent, comprehensive resource for teaching career decision making, career exploration, and job searching strategies. THOYF far exceeds anything else on the current market.”

Drema Howard, Career Center Director

University of Florida