Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-2017 by Bureau of Labor Statistics

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The Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) is the premier, nationally recognized source for career information. Especially designed to provide valuable up-to-date information, the Handbook is great for all individuals making decisions about their futures including students about to graduate from high school or college, recent graduates, individuals returning to the workforce after an absence, or anyone looking for a career change. It has been used by millions since the 1940s.

The 2016–2017 OOH reflects employment projections for the 2014–2024 decade. It includes information on the fastest-growing occupations, number of new jobs, and a summary of the highest-paying occupations.

This Handbook contains over 300 occupations profiles and includes information on:
Duties required by the occupationWork EnvironmentEducation and training neededMedian payImportant qualities for the jobLicenses, certification, and registrations neededContact information to learn more about the occupationJob outlook
Special features include:
Assumptions and methods used in preparing employment projectionsA comprehensive appendix summarizing the occupationsData for occupations not covered in detailEmployment projectionsGlossary of terms used throughout the bookOccupational information network coverage; and a detailed index

More detailed information is included on the following occupations:
Buyers and Purchasing AgentsFlooring Installers and Tile Marble SettersExercise PhysiologistsPurchasing Managers

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Published April 19, 2016 by Bernan Press. 1274 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Law & Philosophy.