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100 Fastest-Growing Careers

by Michael Farr

An extensive volume that provides information about pay, outlook, education, and skills needed to obtain some of the most promising jobs in the world of work.

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.

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

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.

America's Top 300 Jobs, Eighth Edition: A Complete Career Handbook

by Michael Farr

The job descriptions and other information in this book are based on extensive research by the U.S. Department of Labor. The well-written text covers all major jobs held by about 90 percent of the workforce. Each description is packed with details, including skills required, education and training needed, working conditions, salaries, advancement opportunities, future growth, related jobs, and much more. This book's content offers practical information for career planning in an easy-to-use format. You can use the table of contents to quickly identify jobs that interest you. You will find all major occupations listed there and arranged within groups of similar jobs. And the "Tomorrow's Jobs" section provides a brief, helpful overview of labor market and industry trends. The right job can make an enormous difference in your career success and satisfaction. Whether you're exploring career or educational options, looking for a new job, or advancing in your career, this book will help. Employers, career counselors, and other professionals can also use its authoritative content for determining average wages, writing job descriptions, and accomplishing other important purposes.

America's Top Jobs For People Without A Four-Year Degree: Sixth Edition

by Michael Farr

America's Top Jobs for People Without a Four-Year Degree describes 190 major occupations that do not require a four-year degree. Knowing more about these jobs can help you plan your training and education, make a career choice or change, or find work with higher pay and more advancement potential. Each description includes details about the following: Significant Points Nature of the Work Working Conditions Employment Training, Other Qualifications, and Advancement Job Outlook Earnings Related Occupations Sources of Additional Information

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.

Next-Day Job Interview

by Michael Farr Dick Gaither

Distills JIST's revolutionary and proven interview advice into seven quick chapters covering self-assessment, company research, key questions, a system for answering any question that might come up, unusual situations, following up after the interview, salary negotiation, and more.

Overnight Career Choice

by Michael Farr Laurence Shatkin

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.

Overnight Career Choice: Discover Your Ideal Job in Just a Few Hours

by Michael Farr

Eager to find a career you'll love? Don't fret and sweat. Overnight Career Choice comes to the rescue. Discover your best career fit quickly and enjoy career success and satisfaction for years to come. Mike Farr covers the nine essential factors for defining your ideal career quickly so you won't spend months or years on the wrong career path.

The Quick Resume & Cover Letter Book

by Michael Farr

Teaches job seekers how to master essential steps in the job search process. As the definitive guide to resumes, it offers techniques proven to get results quickly; a friendly, easy-to-follow design; and rock-solid advice for creating outstanding resumes and cover letters and, more importantly, using them effectively.

Same-Day Resume

by Michael Farr

This compact guide gives the reader the essential tools to apply for jobs on the fly. Also includes advice on cover letters, JIST Cards, thank-you notes, online resumes, and job search strategies.

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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