101 Careers: A Guide to the Fastest-Growing Opportunities

101 Careers: A Guide to the Fastest-Growing Opportunities

by Michael Harkavy
     
 

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Explores over 100 occupations that are predicted to be among the fastest growing throughout the 1990s. The Bureau of Labor Statistics expects that all of the jobs that appear in this book will grow between 20 and 30 percent in the coming decade. Each entry includes an introductory overview, descriptions of the nature of the work, working conditions, training and

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Explores over 100 occupations that are predicted to be among the fastest growing throughout the 1990s. The Bureau of Labor Statistics expects that all of the jobs that appear in this book will grow between 20 and 30 percent in the coming decade. Each entry includes an introductory overview, descriptions of the nature of the work, working conditions, training and qualifications, advancement and salary, and job prospects. Also included are separate essays on regional trends in employment and the role and effect of women and minorities in the workplace. Resource listings of corporations by industry and region, trade magazines by industry, professional organizations, and employment agencies and search firms can also be found.

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On occupations that are predicted to be among the fastest growing throughout the 1990s. All are expected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics to grow between 20 and 30% in the 90s. Each entry includes an overview, the nature of the work, working conditions, training and qualifications, advancement and salary, and job prospects. Also includes regional trends and the role and effect of women and minorities in the workplace. Gives listings of corporations by industry and region, trade magazines by industry, professional organizations, and employment agencies and search firms. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780471521952
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/18/1990
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
7.02(w) x 9.94(h) x 0.94(d)

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