Does your resume really highlight your job skills? Are you resigned to low-paying jobs because you don't have a degree? What field shows the most growth opportunity? How much can you make? Find the answers to these questions and more in The Big Book of Jobs. The Big Book of Jobs combines a concise overview of the job-search process with all the latest government statistics on more than 250 jobs. Whether you are a recent graduate just entering the job market, a work veteran looking to change careers, or just keeping watch on your own job's future, The Big Book of Jobs offers everything you need to make informed choices about your career. The book is divided into two sections. In qThe Job-Seekers Guide, q you'll find advice on: Choosing a career path Building career management skills Researching careers in the information age Writing effective cover letters and polished resumes . . . and more The qOccupational Outlook Handbookq offers you all the latest statistics on hundreds of positions, including: Job descriptions Working conditions Employment trends and outlooks Training, qualifications, and advancement Salary ranges . . . and moreMedian hourly eamings of outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics were $11.98 in May 2004. ... Median hourly earnings in lawn and garden equipment and supplies stores, the industry employing the largest number of outdoor power ... For example, they periodically clean refrigeration condensers, lubricate mechanical parts, and adjust machines so that they perform properly.
|Title||:||The Big Book of Jobs|
|Author||:||The United States Department of Labor, McGraw-Hill|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill Companies - 2006-09-01|