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Careers in health care continue to be some of the fastest growing in the country — including physical therapy assistants and aides. Find out about salary and job outlook, plus how to get training online.
Diagnostic medical sonographers have favorable employment prospects and strong salary potential. Find out how a two-year degree can prepare you to become a sonographer.
Get the scoop on x-ray technician duties, salary potential, educational requirements, and job forecast.
The need for nutitionists is growing as more Americans seek treatment for obesity and other lifestyle-related illnesses. Find out the latest nutritionist salary data and plan your future career as a nutritionist.
Learn about bookkeeper salaries for a range of areas, and get details on where this steady job is growing and how to find bookkeeping schools in your area.
Lawyers might take the spotlight in the courtroom, but they couldn't do it without at least one expert paralegal. Get details on the salary and career outlook for this essential — and growing — legal profession.
Use this detailed guide to learn about accountant wages across the U.S., plus recommended cities and states for growing accountant careers.
Forensic accountants combine bookkeeping and investigative skills to uncover fraud. Find out more about forensic accounting careers, including salary potential.
Radiation therapists use their training to create and administer treatment plans on patients with cancer and other aggressive diseases. Learn more about training and 2011 salary information for these high-tech health care pros.
Learn more about a career that can have you discovering ways to reduce waste and lessen our impact on the planet's natural resources.
A guide to farm business management agent careers, including important salary, training and career outlook information.
Systems engineers are among the most elite engineers, bringing together concepts from numerous disciplines to achieve results. And this complex job comes with a lucrative salary, too, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Training and development specialists help corporations implement company-wide and individual training programs for their employees. To be a training and development specialists, you should be proficient in many forms of communication, from oral presentations to written training programs and computer media as well.
Compensation benefits and job analysis specialists work in a variety of roles. They help companies keep their employees in compliance with federal and state labor laws, they help administer and disseminate company benefit plans, and they also develop training and career path plans that are used to promote employees.
Do feel you can help businesses identify and strengthen their corporate brand? Are you detail oriented and good at mingling with others? If you answered yes to those questions then working as a public relations specialist might be a good match for your skill set.