The Homeland Hiring Scramble
- Public interest vs. industry capture: The rise in occupational licensing. // Fedgazette;Jul2006, Vol. 18 Issue 4, Special section p7
The article discusses the rise in occupational licensing in the U.S. As the number of occupations licensed by the federal, state and local governments continues to rise, occupational licensing is an increasingly important policy. According to policy analysts, the two main reasons for the...
- How to get a job in the Federal Government. Crosby, Olivia // Occupational Outlook Quarterly;Summer2004, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p2
Provides information on job opportunities in the U.S. federal government, as of June 2004. Background on several government agencies with the most employment as of March 2004; Qualifications required for jobseekers to attain titles in the government; List of federal job titles by various...
- Critical Job Crisis. // Homeland Defense Journal;Sep2007, Vol. 5 Issue 9, p4
The article reports on the critical job crisis in the U.S. Accordingly, nearly 193,000 mission critical jobs are needed to be filled in the next years which include 62,863 security and law enforcement related jobs. Moreover, two key factors are presented which drive the federal government's...
- Revising the Standard Occupational Classification system for 2010. Cosca, Theresa; Emmel, Alissa // Monthly Labor Review;Aug2010, Vol. 133 Issue 8, p32
The Standard Occupational Classification system, recently revised for 2010, assists Federal statistical agencies in organizing the occupational data they collect, analyze, and disseminate; agencies have begun using the new system for data that will be published with a reference year of 2010
- What kinds of jobs do Americans have? // World Almanac for Kids;1996, p135
Lists some of the jobs that Americans have, detailing how many workers in each occupation and how much they make on a yearly basis. Information about occupational areas that are growing including the health and medical field and the computer science field.
- What Kinds of JOBS Do Americans Have? // World Almanac for Kids;1999, p133
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- Hot jobs in health. Widell, Harvey // Career World;Sep95, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p18
Examines popular health occupations according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Includes the thrills and chills as physician assistant; Diagnosis of a patient's disease by medical technologists; Demand for nurses.
- Hot stats on business careers. // Career World;Nov/Dec95, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p31
Presents statistical data concerning surveys on career trends in the United States. Anticipated increase of jobs in business; List of jobs and their responsibilities; Minimum education required for a particular job; Average salary; Other matters.
- First jobs. Farrington, Jan // Career World;Mar1996, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p6
Presents the first jobs of several celebrities in the United States. Setting of goals that fits particular strengths and talents; Tom Cruise as a part-time janitor; Tom Hanks as a bellhop. INSETS: Actress Geena Davis talks about her first jobs.;Making the most of it: 15 do's and don't for your...