What are Occupational Trends? - Trends tell us what will happen in the future regarding occupations, employment, the working population, education, and anything else that will affect your decision.
Why are Trends important? - Trends help you get prepared for the future.
Where do I get information on Trends? - Research career books, the newspaper, organizations, magazines, and the Internet.
- Some popular books, also available online, are:
- Some easy to access websites are:
- America's Career Info Net: http://www.acinet.org/acinet/
Find wages and employment trends, occupational requirements, state by state labor market conditions, millions of employer contacts nationwide, and the most extensive career resource library online.
- U.S. Department of Labor - Bureau of Labor Statistics: http://www.bls.gov
- Ohio Department of Job and Family Services Online ODJFS: http://jfs.ohio.gov
What's Hot in Ohio? - Based on job prospects, educational level, fastest growing, and the most openings.
- Ohio Labor Market Info Classic: http://www.lmi.state.oh.us