WorldCat Identities

Shatkin, Laurence

Overview
Works: 84 works in 322 publications in 2 languages and 72,100 library holdings
Genres: Classification  Dictionaries  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Originator, Contributor
Classifications: HF5381.15, 331.7020973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Laurence Shatkin
Best jobs for the 21st century by J. Michael Farr( Book )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of more than five hundred job descriptions for careers with the best pay, fastest growth, and most openings as well as lists of best jobs based on education level, interest, and personality type
300 best jobs without a four-year degree by J. Michael Farr( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explore and compare '300 Best Job Options'. Good jobs exist for people without a four-year degree, and this book helps you identify the best options. It ranks the best jobs by level of training and education, including on-the-job training (short-term, moderate-term, and long-term); work experience in a related job; postsecondary vocational training; associate degree; apprenticeship; and military training"--Back cover
50 best jobs for your personality by J. Michael Farr( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides fifty job descriptions for each of six different personality types
200 best jobs for college graduates by J. Michael Farr( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You invested time in college, so make it pay off. Identify the best jobs that may be right for you, with good earnings and growth potential
The O*NET dictionary of occupational titles by J. Michael Farr( Book )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers over one thousand job descriptions, including information on education requirements, salary, working conditions, earnings and growth projections, and includes other ways to cross-reference jobs
250 best-paying jobs by J. Michael Farr( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents descriptions of the 250 best-paying jobs in the United States, providing details on number of openings, earnings potential, responsibilities, skills, and education and training programs
10 best college majors for your personality by Laurence Shatkin( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This eye-opening book helps you identify your personality type and the 10 best majors that connect to it. -- p.[4] of cover
200 best jobs for renewing America by Laurence Shatkin( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This career guide opens readers' eyes to rewarding jobs that can be found in the six main categories outlined in President Obama's American Recovery and Reinvestment Act--infrastructure, green technology, education, information technology, health care, and manufacturing
Quick guide to college majors and careers by Laurence Shatkin( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a guide linking over one-hundred college majors to over two-hundred careers with a short synopsis of education and skills along with salary averages and growth potential
50 best college majors for a secure future by Laurence Shatkin( Book )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains descriptions of 50 college majors that are considered secure because they meet needs that are not diminished even during hard times. Specialized lists arrange these majors by the level of education required, by career clusters, by personality types, and by other useful characteristics of the related jobs
175 best jobs not behind a desk by J. Michael Farr( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 70 "best jobs" lists include useful information organized by activity level, amount of time outdoors, earnings, education, growth through 2014, openings, interests, self-employment, part-time work, gender, age and personality type
250 best jobs through apprenticeships by J. Michael Farr( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what an apprenticeship is, presents lists of the best apprenticed jobs in health care, information technology, construction, automotive work, and other fields based on a variety of criteria, and provides descriptions of 250 such jobs, covering duties, required skills, personality types, outlook, openings, and earnings
200 best jobs for introverts( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a list of jobs for people who prefer to work alone, providing a job description, expected earnings, potential future demand, necessary skills, education, and training for each position
New guide for occupational exploration : linking interests, learning, and careers by J. Michael Farr( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The New Guide for Occupational Exploration gives you a feel for specific careers and whether they match your interests. It begins by asking you to identify your interest level in 16 Interest Areas. You then examine Work Groups of jobs within the cluster to identify types of careers that interest you most. Finally, specific jobs are listed within those Work Groups. The process is simple, and after you narrow down your options, you are provided with loads of information for each Work Group to help you decide which jobs to explore in more detail. Book jacket."--Jacket
225 best jobs for baby boomers by J. Michael Farr( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In just two easy steps, baby boomers can quickly find their ideal career. This book helps them browse more than 75 "best job" lists to find jobs that interest them and then learn more about these positions in information-packed job descriptions
Enhanced occupational outlook handbook by J. Michael Farr( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the only reference book that combines the three most valuable and authoritative sources of occupational information: the 2004-2005 OOH job descriptions, plus related job descriptions from the O*NET and the dictionary of occupational titles (DOT)
150 best jobs for a better world( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best Jobs Lists for careers that make a difference--organized by interests, education, earnings, growth, personality type, and more
Guide for occupational exploration by J. Michael Farr( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solid research supports exploring career and learning options based on interests! The original GOE, created by the U.S. Department of Labor, uses an intuitive process to relate general interests to career and learning options. Countless students, job seekers, and career changers have explored career and learning options using the GOE
90-minute college major matcher : choose your best major for a great career by Laurence Shatkin( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents tools for choosing the right college major and profiles 120 majors, listing their specializations, their typical high school and college course sequences, and details on related jobs, covering average earnings, job growth, openings, work conditions, required skills, and personality type
Quick guide to career training in two years or less by Laurence Shatkin( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A companion book to Quick Guide to College Majors and Careers, the difference being that this book is aimed at people who want to choose a career that requires two years or less of education and training
 
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50 best jobs for your personality
Alternative Names
Shatkin, L.

Languages
English (137)

Chinese (4)

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300 best jobs without a four-year degree50 best jobs for your personality200 best jobs for college graduatesThe O*NET dictionary of occupational titles250 best-paying jobs10 best college majors for your personality200 best jobs for renewing AmericaQuick guide to college majors and careers