Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog.
Note: Contents data are machine generated based on pre-publication provided by the publisher. Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding.
Contents Summary of Major Sections Introduction. Provides an explanation of the job descriptions, how best to use the book, and other details. Begins on page 1. Part I: Using the Job-Match Grid to Choose a Career. Match your skills and preferences to the jobs in this book. Begins on page xxx. Part II: Descriptions of the Top 100 Computer and Technical Careers. Presents thorough descriptions of the top 100 computer and technical jobs. Education and training requirements for these jobs vary from on-the-job training to a four-year college degree or more. Each description gives information on the nature of the work, working conditions, employment, training, other qualifications, advancement, job outlook, earnings, related occupations, and sources of additional information. The jobs are presented in alphabetical order. The page numbers where specific descriptions begin are listed in the detailed contents. Begins on page XX. Part III: Quick Job Search-Seven Steps to Getting a Good Job in Less Time. This relatively brief but important section offers results-oriented career planning and job search techniques. It includes tips on identifying your key skills, defining your ideal job, using effective job search methods, writing resumes, organizing your time, improving your interviewing skills, and following up on leads. The last part of this section features professionally written and designed resumes for some of the top computer and technical jobs. Begins on page XXX. Part IV: Important Trends in Jobs and Industries. This section includes three well-written articles on labor market trends. The articles are worth your time. Titles of the articles are "Tomorrow's Jobs," "Employment Trends in Major Industries," and "Training for Techies: Career Preparation in Information Technology." Begins on page XXX. The TOC begins on the right side of the page. Please see Fastest-Growing. Detailed Contents Insert job titles and final page numbers later Introduction Part I: Using the Job-Match Grid to Choose a Career Part II: Descriptions of the Top 100 Computer and Technical Careers Please insert job titles here Part III: Quick Job Search-Seven Steps to Getting a Good Job in Less Time Part IV: Important Trends in Jobs and Industries Tomorrow's Jobs Employment Trends in Major Industries Training for Techies: Career Preparation in Information Technology Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Computer science -- Vocational guidance -- United States.
Technology -- Vocational guidance -- United States.
Occupations -- United States.
Labor market -- United States.
Job hunting -- United States.