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10th ed.
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Indianapolis, IN : JIST Works, c2012.
Description:
v, 410 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Summary:
Identifies one hundred top careers for people without a four-year college degree, each with information on the nature of the work, training and/or qualifications and advancement, employment, job outlook, earnings, related occupations, and sources for additional information. Includes tips on conducting a job search, and a self-assessment for matching skills to jobs.
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JIST's top careers series
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Includes index.
ISBN:
9781593577841 (pbk.)
1593577842 (pbk.)
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Control Number:
1060200
Call Number:
331.702 SHAT Y
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Laurence Shatkin has extensive experience designing, prototyping, & developing software applications that help people of all ages make decisions about careers & educational plans. From 1979 to 1999, he worked at the Educationsl Testing Service on the development of SIGI PLUS, the first career guidance system targeted towards adults. Shatkin has been a lecturer at several colleges, & his is currently a consultant with Verbal Media LLC of Titusville, NJ. <p>
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<p>Many jobs that do not require a four-year degree need workers and are growing quickly. This completely updated edition of Top 100 Careers Without a Four-Year Degree identifies which of these jobs are most promising and offers extensive information about them.</p> <p>With this comprehensive resource job seekers, students, career changers, and anyone else doing occupational research will: explore 100 careers that don't need a bachelor's degree; assess which of these careers match their skills; and learn how to get a job quickly. This book provides current, interesting job descriptions that include information about each job's pay, outlook, education requirements, skills needed, and much more.</p> <p>A special book-within-a-book section describes the seven steps that cut job search time in half, and includes sample resumes crafted by professional resume writers. In addition, an easy-to-use assessment matches readers' personal skills with the characteristics of the jobs described in the book.</p>
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