FSD2844 Interviews of Career Coaches 2008-2010

The dataset is (C) available for research only (including Master's, doctoral and Polytechnic/University of Applied Sciences Master's theses). The dataset may not be used for teaching, study (e.g. seminar papers, essays) or other theses (Bachelor's theses or equivalent).

Download the data

Study description in other languages

Related files

  • No other files available


  • Mäkinen, Katariina (University of Tampere)
  • Korvajärvi, Päivi (University of Tampere)


job hunting, labour and employment, labour market, personnel management, personnel selection, professional consultation


This qualitative dataset contains the transcriptions of nine interviews of career coaches working in Finland. The interviews covered different aspects of work-related coaching work, its practices, goals, themes and types of clients. Other topics included what was considered as success in coaching, how the client's gender and individuality were taken into account, the concept of self-promotion, and future development of coaching work in general. The data have been anonymised though some interviewees chose to disclose their organization. Background information included the interviewee's gender and date and duration of interview.

The dataset is only available in Finnish.

Study description in machine readable DDI 2.0 format

Creative Commons License
Metadata record is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license.