E1 For each job you have held (part-time and full-time) since March of 1993, please fill in the information below:
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variable, see work
W7C023 E2 Since you left high school, have you worked for any of the same employers that you had while you were still in high school?
W7C024 E3 Have you had to work part-time because you could not find full-time employment?
W7C025 E3A Are you currently employed?
1 No (GO TO F1)
E4 How much money have you earned during the past two weeks (before taxes)?
W7C026 E4A Low ____________
W7C027 E4B High ____________
E5 How did you locate your present job? (circle all that apply)
2 Not circled
W7C028 E5A parents
W7C029 E5B other relatives
W7C030 E5C a friend about my age
W7C031 E5D a neighbor
W7C032 E5E an adult from school (teacher, professor, counselor, etc.)
W7C033 E5F my employer told me about it
W7C034 E5G another adult
W7C035 E5H placed or answered an ad
W7C036 E5I I asked if there were any job openings
W7C037 E5J employment agency
W7C038 E5K other organization
W7C039 E5L applied or took a civil service test for a job in local, state, or federal government
W7C040 E6 Did your employer give you any training when you began work?
3 No but the section below has been answered
4 Blank but the selection below has been answered
E6A How long did the training take?
W7C041 E6A Minutes of training or
W7C042 E6B Hours of training or
W7C043 E6C Days of training
W7C044 E7 Is there any continuing training or instruction on your current job?
W7C045 E8 Do you think things you are learning in your job will be useful to you in your later life?
1 Extremely useful
2 Very useful
3 Somewhat useful
4 Not at all useful
E9 If yes, how many?
W7C049 E10 How is your job related to your future work?
1 It is not linked to my long-term career objectives
2 It will probably continue as a long-term career
3 It provides skills or knowledge that will prepare me for a career
4 I don't know
D. Education (W7, 1994)
F. Volunteering (W7, 1994)