decidedness


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de·cid·ed

 (dĭ-sī′dĭd)
adj.
1. Without doubt or question; definite: a decided success.
2. Free from hesitation or vacillation; resolute.

de·cid′ed·ly adv.
de·cid′ed·ness n.
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Wade felt an inexplicable hurt at the decidedness of little Rose's preference for Martin.
Three of four academic measures (subjective major fit, career decidedness, and commitment to major; see Table 1) were modestly related to career maximizing, with career decidedness being only marginally significant (r = .15, p = .05).
They also found that calling had a significant indirect effect on career decidedness, life meaning, and life satisfaction through the mediator of hope.
Contrary to expectations, Career Decidedness and Optimism were positively related to academic major change, regardless of class ranking.
Savickas ML, Carden AD, Toman S, Jaijoura D, 1992, Dimensions of career decidedness. Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development, 25, 102-112.
Evaluation of an intervention to foster time perspective and career decidedness in a group of Italian adolescents.
Evidence also suggests that effective parenting and an acceptable school climate, as well as perceived social support from parents and teachers, facilitate children's career exploration and agency, being the latter important for academic achievement and career decidedness (Howard, Ferrari, Nota, Solberg, & Soresi, 2009; Noack, Kracke, Gniewosz, & Dietrich, 2010).
E-discovery requires precision and (I call it) decidedness to recall EVERY related item, article, document or e-mail related to a matter and leave the guesswork behind.
Among more than 5,000 first year college students, presence of a calling correlated strongly with career decidedness, comfort with career choice, and self-clarity.
Rest bog, S L D, Florentine, A R & Garcia, P R J M 2010 "The mediating roles of career self-efficacy and career decidedness in the relationship between contextual support and persistence" Journal of Vocational Behavior 77: 186-195