OCCUPATIONAL TRENDS

These briefs identify articles of national significance from reliable sources that can be accessed for further information. NCDA does not guarantee these briefs. Members may submit briefs - click here for the Submission Form. For submission questions, contact Charles Lehman 
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RESEARCH EXAMINES THE CREDENTIALS GAP

A data study by Burning Glass Technologies finds employers now requiring more workers in some middle skill occupations to have a bachelors degree even though skill requirements have not changed. This could have major implications for career ladders, applicant supply, and credentialing. (Burning Glass Careers in Focus, 2014)


WORKER CAREER PLANNING

Survey results show different perceptions of employer/employee responsibilities and how recommended practices can improve advancement and change. (Forbes Leadership blog 9/29/2014)


RETIREMENT CAREERS SERVING THOSE "AGING IN PLACE"

Recent retirees are finding self employment and part time jobs helping the elderly in such fields as financial planning, personal drivers, personal assistant, massage therapist, senior fitness trainer, nutritionist, transportation guide, handyman, and caterer. (New York Times, March 7, 2014).

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Occupational Trends

RESEARCH EXAMINES THE CREDENTIALS GAP

A data study by Burning Glass Technologies finds employers now requiring more workers in some middle skill occupations to have a bachelors degree even though skill requirements have not changed. This could have major implications for career ladders, applicant supply, and credentialing. (Burning Glass Careers in Focus, 2014)

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These briefs identify articles of national significance from reliable sources that can be accessed for further information. NCDA does not guarantee these briefs. Members may submit briefs - click here for the Submission Form. For submission questions or help accessing sources, contact Charles Lehman 
 charlesj.lehman@gmail.com

Career Resource Store

Employer Relations and Recruitment Services:

An Essential Part of Postsecondary Career Service

Author/Editor: Myrna P. Hoover, Janet G. Lenz, and Jeff Garis

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