150 Best Jobs for a Secure Future

Overview

This new book uncovers the 150 most secure, well-paying jobs in good and bad times. Approximately 175 "best jobs" lists rank secure occupations by pay, growth, and openings, plus by education level, personality type, age, self-employment, and more. Bonus lists reveal jobs highly sensitive to economic downturns and jobs highly vulnerable to offshoring. The detailed job descriptions give useful facts on pay, growth, openings, skills needed, education and training required, career pathways, personality type, work ...
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Overview

This new book uncovers the 150 most secure, well-paying jobs in good and bad times. Approximately 175 "best jobs" lists rank secure occupations by pay, growth, and openings, plus by education level, personality type, age, self-employment, and more. Bonus lists reveal jobs highly sensitive to economic downturns and jobs highly vulnerable to offshoring. The detailed job descriptions give useful facts on pay, growth, openings, skills needed, education and training required, career pathways, personality type, work environment, highest-growth fields for each occupation, considerations for job outlook, and much more.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781593578893
  • Publisher: JIST Publishing
  • Publication date: 1/28/2012
  • Pages: 408
  • Sales rank: 966,897
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Laurence Shatkin, Ph.D., has 30 years in the career information field, presents and blogs on jobs, and is the author of many career books, including 50 Best Jobs for Your Personality. After a career teaching writing at several colleges, he helped Educational Testing Service develop the SIGI PLUS computer-based career information system. Working as a consultant, Laurence developed the Career Oasis system for a university in Saudi Arabia. As a leading occupational expert, Dr. Shatkin is in-demand by the media. He shares his knowledge and insights on national news programs, in online articles, and in major print publications.
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