Great Jobs For Sociology Majors / Edition 3

Great Jobs For Sociology Majors / Edition 3

by Stephen Lambert
     
 

The first step toward the rest of your life starts with that question, and the answer is right here. Get on the right path now for a satisfying and rewarding career in sociology by learning to match your skills and interests with exciting employment opportunities. See more details below

Overview

The first step toward the rest of your life starts with that question, and the answer is right here. Get on the right path now for a satisfying and rewarding career in sociology by learning to match your skills and interests with exciting employment opportunities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071544825
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
09/18/2008
Pages:
242
Sales rank:
733,604
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Stephen Lambert is the director of career services at Plymouth State College in New Hampshire where, in addition to counseling students and developing year-round career workshops, he serves as a representative to the New Hampshire College and University Council's Adviser's Committee. He developed this series with Julie DeGalan, a former administrator and career counselor at Plymouth State College.

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Value of a Degree in Sociologyvii
Part 1The Job Search
1The Self-Assessment3
2The Resume and Cover Letter25
3Researching Careers51
4Networking69
5Interviewing83
6Networking or Interview Follow-Up93
7Job Offer Considerations99
8The Graduate School Choice105
Part 2The Career Paths
9Path 1: Teaching with an Advanced Degree117
10Path 2: Human Services: Community Organizations and Social Service Agencies141
11Path 3: Human Resources Management173
12Path 4: Public Employment199
13Path 5: Social Research and Data Analysis229
Notes247
Index249

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