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The A-Z of Careers and Jobs

The A-Z of Careers and Jobs

Kogan Page Editorial

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Improve your career options with accessible advice on over 300 positions, with details on entry routes, qualifications, salary expectations and useful contacts.

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About the book

From accountant to zoologist, this new edition of The A-Z of Careers and Jobs is your one-stop guide for insightful guidance on more than 300 different career areas in the UK. This book is a quick and informative way to find out about what jobs and careers are out there, from traditional roles to brand new opportunities in the digital world. For those looking for their first job after school or university, or for anyone considering a change of career, this book provides reliable and up-to-date advice on a wide range of professions to help you choose the right path for you.

The A-Z of Careers and Jobs covers the practical issues you need to understand, such as the extent of job opportunities in each industry, what personal skills are needed, what experience is required, entry qualifications, training, as well as typical earnings and starting salaries. In an ever more competitive and changing job market, information will help maximize your chances of success. This book is designed to help identify what personal strengths fit to what kinds of work, what skills you should highlight on a CV and what you need to know about each job. The A-Z of Careers and Jobs is also a valuable resource for careers advisers working in schools, colleges and universities who need to keep track of new developments - such as new roles and routes of entry, professional associations and exams - to offer the very best guidance to today's job hunters.


The perfect starting point for students and school leavers.
Education and Training

Recognised as the most dependable career guide available
Job Scene

A detailed look at different types of careers and jobs... helpful for those about to enter the world of work or for anyone considering a career change.
Job Hunter's Guide

A very complete guide of careers. Great for those living in the UK or considering moving there. I appreciate the salaries range. Good reference to use for those starting their careers or switching jobs.
Sonia Leung, NetGalley Reviewer

Book Details

  • EAN: 9780749482305
  • Edition: 25
  • Published: 3rd May 2018
  • Paperback
  • Format: 235x155
  • 376 pages