This authoritative reference details 340 occupations, from accountant to writer. Drawing on data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the OOH
provides quick information on given occupations, including job descriptions, working conditions, training and qualifications, advancement, future outlook, earnings, related occupations, and additional sources of information. A supplement provides facts on emerging "green" jobs, while other features include a personality-career quiz, advice on how educators and counselors can best use the OOH,
growing trends in the U.S. job market, additional sources of career information, and tips on finding and applying for jobs. Indexed by job title and O*NET code. Orders filled with the latest edition. Illustrated. 8½" x 11". JIST. 1002 pages.