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This blog is designed for anyone who is searching career options or advising those who are. Please feel free to participate and contribute.

Sunday, April 25, 2010

50 Best Careers

Hey all....I just ran across a great article from US News and World Report about the Best 50 Jobs for the next decade. It focuses on careers with above average pay and above average job growth through the next decade. It divides these careers into five categories. Great for high school students. Pass along to every high school student you might be working with. Click HERE for the article. Any comments?

Saturday, April 17, 2010

Does Education Pay?

Take a look for yourself. This chart from the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows the average weekly earnings of folks working full-time with various education levels. Multiply by 52 and see what a huge difference this could make annually in the kind of lifestyle you might be able to live with just a bit more education. Another key thing to consider is the likelihood of your being unemployed at the various education levels. So, does education pay? Sure does!