ERIC Number: ED044513
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Occupational Outlook Handbook, 1970-71 Edition.
Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL), Washington, DC.
Developed for counselors and students, this handbook contains descriptions and occupational trends of over 700 occupations which are categorized according to: (1) professional and related occupations, (2) managerial occupations, (3) clerical and related occupations, (4) sales occupations, (5) service occupations, (6) skilled and other manual occupations, and (7) occupations of major industries. Included in the descriptions are nature of the work, places of employment, training, qualifications, advancement, employment outlook, earnings, working conditions, and sources of additional information. Several introductory chapters tell how the handbook is organized, give suggestions for supplementary information, and describe some of the most important occupational and industrial employment trends. Additional technical information is appended, and an index to the occupations and industries is included. (SB)
Descriptors: Career Choice, Career Counseling, Career Guidance, Career Planning, Employment Opportunities, Employment Patterns, Employment Projections, Employment Qualifications, Indexes, Occupational Information, Occupations, Vocational Education
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402. (L2.3:1650, $6.25)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL), Washington, DC.