ERIC Number: ED363692
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Alaska 1993-1994 Career Guide. Stepping Stones to the Future.
Alaska State Dept. of Labor, Juneau.
This booklet is intended to provide useful information to students and others in the process of making career choices or seeking satisfying employment. The first half of the booklet covers various aspects of the career choice/job search processes. Included among the topics discussed are the following: self-assessment of career planning knowledge, innovative strategies for business success in Alaska, child labor laws, child care, nontraditional employment, the Job Corps, Alaska's largest employers, tech prep, job search strategies, career questions to ask, Alaska's economy, summer internships, the Alaska Native Coalition on Employment and Training, marketable skills, stress management, the Americans with Disabilities Act, school shopping tips, financial aid, and education and vocational training sites in Alaska. The second half of the booklet is an occupational table that contains the following information on nearly 300 occupations: job duties, job outlook in Alaska, number of Alaskans employed, approximate monthly pay, required/suggested school subjects and level of training, related occupations, and hiring practices. (MN)
Descriptors: Alaska Natives, Career Choice, Economic Climate, Education Work Relationship, Educational Opportunities, Employment Opportunities, Employment Potential, Employment Programs, Employment Qualifications, Employment Services, Federal Legislation, Higher Education, Job Skills, Job Training, Labor Legislation, Labor Market, Networks, Nontraditional Occupations, Occupational Information, Postsecondary Education, School Choice, Secondary Education, Student Financial Aid
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alaska State Dept. of Labor, Juneau.
Identifiers - Location: Alaska