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9-jobs-for-thrill-seekers

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For a special kind of worker, action is a must and high stakes that fuel adrenaline rushes are a job requirement.
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30 Best Paying College Majors: 2014

30 Best Paying College Majors: 2014 | Career choice | Scoop.it
As college degrees become almost mandatory for landing a decent job, find out which majors give the best chance to land a high-paying job.
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20 of the Happiest Jobs for New Grads

20 of the Happiest Jobs for New Grads | Career choice | Scoop.it
New graduates find it difficult to get a job they will love, but a recently published list of happiest jobs may give them some ideas. Many of the jobs on the list are in the STEM and technology fields.
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Want Job Security, Good Pay, and Plenty of Time Off Right Out of College?

Want Job Security, Good Pay, and Plenty of Time Off Right Out of College? | Career choice | Scoop.it
This is one of the most rewarding careers you can choose, and some of the other benefits aren't bad either. - Matthew Frankel - Financials
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The 9 Most Difficult-to-Fill IT Roles

The 9 Most Difficult-to-Fill IT Roles | Career choice | Scoop.it
Competition for IT workers is fierce in the tech world and skills shortages abound. How fierce? Using data from TEKsystems, we look at what organizations describe as their most difficult-to-fill IT roles.
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Here's Why Companies Are Desperate To Hire Anthropologists

Here's Why Companies Are Desperate To Hire Anthropologists | Career choice | Scoop.it
Companies live and die by how well they understand their customers. Know who's good at understanding people? Social science.
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The 20 Best Jobs Of The Future

The 20 Best Jobs Of The Future | Career choice | Scoop.it
We rank the best jobs of the future based on how well they pay and how much they are projected to grow in the coming decade.
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Ella Sesar's curator insight, April 17, 2014 5:40 PM

Lately I've been reading articles about jobs that are in higher need of more people who is most happy etc.. I wish this article was a little longer but I liked how it showed the salary and why they are needed. 

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Careers flower from STEM growth - Greenville News

Careers flower from STEM growth - Greenville News | Career choice | Scoop.it
Careers flower from STEM growth
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At the height of the recession, in 2009-10, just 34 percent of new graduates in science and engineering had jobs, 23 percent planned to go to grad school and 28 percent were still looking, Burton said.
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Good News for Grads: Some College Majors Earning Major Bucks | The Savvy Intern by YouTern

Just a few short years ago the news for college grads was all doom and gloom. It was virtually a guarantee, it was said, you'd graduate and move straight into y...
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10 College Majors You May Regret, 10 You Won’t

10 College Majors You May Regret, 10 You Won’t | Career choice | Scoop.it
Doing work you love and getting paid well for it is the pinnacle of success.
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So you want to work in development?

So you want to work in development? | Career choice | Scoop.it
Many young people are desperate to work in the sector, but how do you decide which roles suit you most? Help is at hand – explore our development flow chart
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22 of the fastest growing sports jobs | The Work Buzz

22 of the fastest growing sports jobs | The Work Buzz | Career choice | Scoop.it
Good news for jobs growth in the six largest sports-related industries, and these 22 sports-related jobs.
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The 10 worst-paying college degrees

The 10 worst-paying college degrees | Career choice | Scoop.it
Trying to decide on a major in college? Here are the 10 worst-paying college degrees.
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If I Were 22: College degrees that pay off in these troubled economic times

If I Were 22: College degrees that pay off in these troubled economic times | Career choice | Scoop.it
Finishing high school leaves many young people in serious dilemmas about which path to choose in their lives. This is one of the biggest decisions that people make throughout their lives (if not the
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Forget about learning to code—to get rich in tech, become an accountant

Forget about learning to code—to get rich in tech, become an accountant | Career choice | Scoop.it
David Ebersman did well as CFO of Genentech, regularly making more than $4 million per year at the biotech firm. But his next career move brought far greater riches. When Facebook was in the market for a finance chief with "public company experience," it turned to Ebersman (pictured above.) The CFO joined the privately held social network...
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You, Yes You, Can Analyze Data, Too - Pacific Standard

You, Yes You, Can Analyze Data, Too - Pacific Standard | Career choice | Scoop.it
You, Yes You, Can Analyze Data, Too Pacific Standard Harvard Business Review described the emerging job of “data scientist” as “a high-ranking professional with the training and curiosity to make discoveries in the world of big data” and the...
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Jobs with Less Face-to-Face Interaction

Jobs with Less Face-to-Face Interaction | Career choice | Scoop.it
Just because you don't work well with others doesn't mean you can't work well. There are plenty of careers out there for people who prefer less face-to-face interaction. Read on to find some great careers for people who prefer to work alone.
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Top 10 Jobs in Information Technology | JobCluster.com Blog

Top 10 Jobs in Information Technology | JobCluster.com Blog | Career choice | Scoop.it
Here is some preferred top 10 career choices available for an IT professional are discussed at JobCluster Blog.
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The Happiest And Unhappiest Jobs In 2014

The Happiest And Unhappiest Jobs In 2014 | Career choice | Scoop.it
see photosClick for full photo gallery: The Happiest And Unhappiest Jobs Of 2014 Database administrator, quality assurance engineer and executive recruiter are probably not the three jobs that spring to mind when you think of the professions with the most cheerful and fulfilled workers. But they top a new list of [...]
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Ella Sesar's curator insight, April 17, 2014 5:35 PM

I loved this article because it was straightforward about the most exciting and unhappiest jobs. I mean obviously the people working and their emotions factor in to all of it, but at the same time it really showed me the overall picture of a job people would be happy about or jobs they would be unhappy about. 

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BYU Law Career Services Office: 15 Emerging Legal Careers

15 Emerging Legal Careers. By Stephanie Francis Ward. The profession has evolved since we named our first Legal Rebels in 2009—and there are now positions at law firms and elsewhere that didn't exist when we first ...
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The 8 Hottest Jobs of 2014 - The Advocate

The 8 Hottest Jobs of 2014 - The Advocate | Career choice | Scoop.it
The 8 Hottest Jobs of 2014
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So if you're currently unemployed and searching for a job, or if you're unsatisfied and hoping to change careers, the first thing you need to do is see if your job is on this list.
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Reading all the different salaries makes me understand how important it is to be wise in your spending. It makes me think about how I spend my money and that next year Ill be able to work more but need to be aware of spending money

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Five High-Paying, Low-Stress Jobs | Monster

Five High-Paying, Low-Stress Jobs | Monster | Career choice | Scoop.it
Check out five high-paying jobs in which workers report below-average levels of stress.
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The 100 Best Jobs | Best Jobs | US News Careers

The 100 Best Jobs | Best Jobs | US News Careers | Career choice | Scoop.it
U.S. News's job rankings for this year's best occupations overall, based on their hiring prospects, unemployment rates, salaries, and job satisfaction. The top jobs include dentist, registered nurse, and pharmacist.
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