ERIC Number: ED505613
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Pathways to Getting Ahead
Beeferman, Larry W.; Venner, Sandra H.
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
This booklet is about the capacities and resources that people need to succeed in today's economy. They include: (1) Knowledge, skills, and experience that are needed to get a job and move up; (2) Jobs and the benefits they provide beyond a paycheck, and also resources that boost income when earnings fall short or jobs are not available; and (3) Financial resources, such as money in the bank or other kinds of savings and investments such as stocks, bonds, and real estate. A list of links to informational websites is included. [Marilyn E. Weekes and George Samuels contributed to this report.]
Descriptors: Career Development, Occupational Aspiration, Knowledge Level, Skills, Experience, Career Guidance, Money Management
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. P.O. Box 55882, Boston, MA 02205. Tel: 617-973-3000; Tel: 617-973-3397; e-mail: email@example.com; Web site: http://www.bos.frb.org/
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: Adult Basic Education; Adult Education; Higher Education
Authoring Institution: Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, MA.; Brandeis Univ., Waltham, MA.