2012 Hot Career Fields

Trends show that the health care and technology industries are growing.This is good news for jobs. Keep reading for tips on how to get started in a hot new career this year.


1.   Enroll in a career-focused program. Specialized knowledge equals security in almost any field. Specific career training will make you more appealing to employers.

2.   Talk the Talk. Stay on top of industry trends. Take note of the latest buzzwords andacronyms that may be bounced around during interviews. Books, professional magazines and journals, and online chats are all great resources for this type of information.

3.   Look for opportunities for real-life experience. Externships, Internships and volunteering are all great ways to gain experience while your still in school or working other jobs. 

SUCCESS STORY

“By the time you’re done, you will have the confidence that you can go out there in the field and do what you need to do.”

SUCCESS STORY

“I was very computer illiterate until I came here. By the end of the first week of my externship, I had letters of recommendation waiting for me."