Who Should Use This Book?
This is more than a book of job descriptions. I’ve spent quite a bit of
time thinking about how to make its contents useful for a variety of
Exploring career options. The job descriptions in Part II give a wealth
of information on many of the most desirable jobs in the labor market.
The assessment in Part I can help you focus your career options.
Considering more education or training. The information helps you avoid
costly mistakes in choosing a career or deciding on additional training
or education—and it increases your chances of planning a bright future.
Job seeking. This book helps you identify new job targets, prepare for
interviews, and write targeted resumes. The advice in Part III has
been proven to cut job search time in half.
Career planning. The job descriptions help you explore your options,
and Parts III and IV provide career planning advice and other useful