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10 Best College Majors for Your Personality

by Laurence Shatkin

By choosing a major that fits their personality, college students may improve their career certainty, graduation rates, and even school involvement and satisfaction, according to research. With this best-selling book, students discover their personality type and the 10 best majors that relate to it.

150 Best Jobs for Your Skills

by Michael Farr Laurence Shatkin

This ground-breaking book offers an efficient, to-the-point format that helps job seekers and students discover the best jobs for their skills in just three simple steps. A self-assessment helps readers discover their top three career skills, then matches them to 50 best jobs for each skill.

150 Best Recession-Proof Jobs

by Laurence Shatkin Editors at JIST

The detailed job descriptions give helpful facts on pay, growth, openings, tasks, skills needed, education and training required, work environment, job security, highest- and lowest-growth industries for the job, and fastest-growing metropolitan areas for the job.

200 Best Jobs for College Graduates

by Michael Farr Laurence Shatkin

Discover the 200 jobs with the best pay, fastest growth, and most openings for people with associate's, bachelor's, and higher degrees.

200 Best Jobs Through Apprenticeships

by Michael Farr Laurence Shatkin

This book opens your eyes to the many career possibilities through apprenticeships and includes more than 60 "best jobs" lists and detailed descriptions of the 200 best apprenticeable jobs. The best apprenticeable jobs lists are organized by pay, growth through 2016, openings, 16 career clusters/interest areas

2011 Career Plan

by Laurence Shatkin

Shows people how to position their career for great rewards as the nation rebounds from recession.

250 Best-Paying Jobs

by Michael Farr Laurence Shatkin

Discover the jobs in which almost everyone is well-paid; metropolitan areas and industries that pay more than $100,000 for certain jobs; and jobs in which there is little or no pay gap between men and women!

300 Best Jobs Without a Four-Year Degree

by Michael Farr Laurence Shatkin

With this extensive reference, readers will discover 300 jobs with the best pay, fastest growth, and most openings--no bachelor's degree required.

50 Best College Majors for a Secure Future

by Laurence Shatkin Editors at JIST

Readers explore 40 lists that rank secure majors with jobs that pay the most, are growing quickly, have many openings, suit various interests and personality types, and more

Best Jobs for the 21st Century

by Michael Farr Laurence Shatkin

This book features the 500 jobs with the best pay, fastest growth, and most openings and presents almost 70 "best jobs" lists.

Overnight Career Choice

by Laurence Shatkin Michael Farr

This book provides more than 275 job descriptions with information on each job's pay, growth, openings, education level, and skills needed. Additional information about major industries opens readers' eyes to different sectors where they may be able to build a rewarding career.

Panicked Student's Guide to Choosing a College Major

by Laurence Shatkin

Gives readers an overview of each college major and provides additional information about specializations in the majors, the typical sequence of high school and college courses, and related CIP program codes-everything students need to know to overcome panic and lay the foundation for a rich and rewarding education.

The Sequel

by Laurence Shatkin

Transforms the way readers approach their career change, teaching them to redirect their path based on what they already know rather than start from scratch. He explains nine routes readers can take to redefine their career; management, teaching, advocacy, standards-enforcement, communications, sales, brokerage, analytical, and recruitment.

Top 100 Careers Without a Four-Year Degree

by Michael Farr Laurence Shatkin

Many jobs that do not require a four-year degree need workers and are growing quickly. This completely updated edition identifies which of these jobs are most promising and offers extensive information about them.

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