Careers of the Month: April 2009 Edition

Looking for a career in a business-related field? Explore these two interesting options!

 

Human Resource Specialist: This may be a great option for students who want to work in a business environment, have significant contact with people, and help them to understand and succeed in the workplace. An advanced degree is often necessary, as is training/experience in business. A human resource internship is also increasingly important. For more, see http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos021.htm#training.  

 

Retail Salesperson: Although a college degree is not required for these jobs, the Occupational Outlook Handbook indicates that having a degree can be helpful as individuals look to advance to management-level positions. Read more at: http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos121.htm.