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Table of Contents Summary of Major Sections Introduction. A short overview to help you better understand and use the book. Starts on page 1. Part I: It's Never Too Late to Change Your Career. Part I is an overview of what career change means to baby boomers. It covers the reasons why boomers think about changing their work or work arrangements and what options they most often consider, including working after retirement. Starts on page xx. Part II: The Best Jobs Lists for Baby Boomers. Very useful for exploring career options! The 79 lists in Part II show you the 225 jobs that employ a high percentage of over-45 workers and that offer the best combination of earnings, projected growth, and number of openings. Specialized lists show you which of these 225 jobs are outstanding in terms of these three economic factors; which jobs are linked to the major interest fields and personality types; and which jobs have several other characteristics, such as employing a large percentage of women, employing a large percentage of people age 65 or over, or requiring only a small amount of physical strength. Starts on page xx. Part III: Descriptions of the Best Jobs for Baby Boomers. This part provides a brief but information-packed description of each of the jobs that met our criteria for a high percentage of baby boomers plus high pay, fast growth, or many openings. Each description contains information on earnings, projected growth, job duties, skills, related job titles, related knowledge and courses, and many other details. The descriptions are in alphabetical order. This structure makes it easy to look up a job that you've identified from Part II and that you want to learn more about. Starts on page xxx. Detailed Table of Contents
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Vocational guidance -- United States.
Baby boom generation -- Employment -- United States.
Employment forecasting -- United States.
Occupations -- United States.