WorldCat Identities

Ferguson Publishing

Overview
Works: 141 works in 280 publications in 1 language and 30,993 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Handbooks and manuals  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HF5381, 331.702
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ferguson Publishing
Encyclopedia of careers and vocational guidance( Book )

12 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and held by 2,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides detailed facts and current statistics for over 750 occupations in more than 90 key career fields. Contains more than 500 photographs
The top 100 : the fastest-growing careers for the 21st century by Ferguson Publishing( Book )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This handbook provides updates on job market information, with special attention to new technologies and the effects of globalization. It gives information on jobs projected to experience the fastest growth, the greatest opportunity, and the best earnings through 2018, according to statistics from the U.S. Department of Labor. It examines a wide range of industries, including computers, education, engineering, finance, food, health care, and more as well as job opportunities at various levels of skill and education. Each job article describes the job duties, required education, training, and skills, expected earnings and more
Careers in focus( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides readers with a solid, comprehensive view of the work environments that exist for coaches & fitness professionals, including an overview, a history, training and education requirements, earnings, and outlook
Careers in focus( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines careers related to various kinds of therapy, covering the basics of each job, personal and professional requirements, work environment, salary statistics, future outlook for the career, and more
Careers in focus( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a variety of careers in social service, discussing the nature of the work, educational or training requirements, getting started, advancement possibilities, salary, employment outlook, and sources of more information
Careers in focus( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines the top twenty-one careers in education, discussing the nature of the work, educational or training requirements, getting started, advancement possibilities, salary, employment outlook, and sources of more information
Careers in focus by Ferguson( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines 21 careers in the area of medical technician
Careers in focus by Ferguson Publishing Co( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents nineteen careers in environmental fields, discussing job duties and requirements, work environment and potential employment situations, salary, advancement, future outlook, and additional sources of information
Careers in focus( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines many types of management careers, the experience and education they require, and the outlook for management positions in the future
Careers in focus( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents information about careers one can obtain in the field of nursing, including forensic nurses, neonatal nurses, and registered nurses
Careers in focus( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each job about art gets a thorough treatment, including an overview, a history, training and education requirements, earnings, and outlook
Careers in focus( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines the top twenty-two careers in sports-related fields, discussing the nature of the work, educational or training requirements, getting started, advancement possibilities, salary, employment outlook, and sources of more information
Careers in focus( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each job about fashion gets a thorough treatment, including an overview, a history, training and education requirements, earnings, and outlook
Careers in focus( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines a variety of different job opportunities in the legal profession, including bailiffs, bank examiners, bounty hunters, lawyers, and others, with details about the requirements and salary ranges
Careers in focus by Ferguson Publishing( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The articles begin with an overview of the occupation, followed by history, a job description, requirements for preparation, ways to explore the field, potential employers, starting out, advancement paths, earnings, work environment, and outlook
Careers in focus( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores over twenty careers in construction in terms of the nature of the work, educational and training requirements, getting started, advancement possibilities, salary, employment outlook, and sources of more information
Careers in focus( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes twenty careers in Earth science, discussing the nature of the work, educational or training requirements, getting started, advancement possibilities, salary, and employment outlook, and including a list of sources of more information
Discovering careers for your future by Ferguson Publishing( Book )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about careers in fields related to the environment, and discusses the education and training required, earnings potential, and career outlook
Discovering careers for your future( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about careers in space exploration--both on the Earth and in space--and discusses the education and training required, earnings potential, and career outlook
Discovering careers for your future( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lists popular career paths that involve adventure and thrill, including air marshall, bounty hunter, and stunt performer, and provides information on the education, training, and earnings of each profession
 
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Encyclopedia of careers and vocational guidance
Alternative Names

controlled identityFacts on File, Inc.

controlled identityJ.G. Ferguson Publishing Company

Facts on File, Inc. Ferguson Publishing

Ferguson (Firm)

Ferguson's (Firm)

Languages
English (81)

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