Career Quest with Emily

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Where are the jobs?

What comes to mind when I hear "Where are the jobs" is "Where is the beef?" Ultimately, it boils down to finding out which industries and careers are thriving? So, where do you start.

Follow the money! One good place is "". This is where you can find out which industries and businesses received Economic Stimulus funds. will show job trends within the United States. It will give a breakdown of job postings per metropolitan area. will give you a glimpse into the 22 best companies to work for and their job openings .

You can also go with old faithful and do an internet search of "Where are the jobs" and "Best Careers in 2010".

Here are three industries that are currently thriving?
  • Healthcare
  • Government
  • Green - renewable energy, green building, waste management