Travel agent. Meter reader. Newspaper reporter.
They’re all among CareerCast’s 2014 list of endangered jobs, with the hiring outlook for newspaper reporter positions expected to drop 13 percent by 2022, according to the company’s forecast.
“Declining subscription and dwindling advertising sales have negatively impacted the hiring power of some newspapers, while others have ceased operations altogether,” the company writes in a 38-word epitaph for the field.
“Online outlets continue to replace traditional newspapers, and the long-term outlook for newspaper reporters reflects the change.”...
Via Jeff Domansky