HINT 10000: Foundations and Careers

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eBooks and more!

Below are links to 3 ebooks that focus on careers in healthcare:

Wischnitzer, S., & Wischnitzer, E. (2010). Top 100 Health-care Careers : Your Complete Guidebook to Training and Jobs in Allied Health, Nursing, Medicine, and More. Indianapolis, IN: Jist Publishing.

  • Part 4: Health-Care Career Descriptions and Education Programs

Enelow, W., & Kursmark, L. (2010). Expert Resumes for Health Care Careers. Indianapolis: JIST Publishing.

  • Part 2: Sample Resumes
  • Part 3: Sample Cover Letters

Shally-Jensen, M. (2014). Careers in Healthcare. Ipswich, MA: Salem Press.

  • A-Z list of various careers 



Occupational Outlook Handbook
The profiles featured here cover hundreds of occupations and describe: What They Do, Work Environment, How to Become One, Pay, Job Outlook, Similar Occupations and more. Each profile also includes BLS employment projections for the 2014–24 decade within the "Job Outlook" tab.

  • Click on "Healthcare" and then click on an occupation to learn about the Job Outlook and some important qualities that are listed in "How to Become One."

Occupational Outlook Quarterly (published four times a year with lots of interesting information): Healthcare Archives

  • Go to the Healthcare Archives and find "Healthcare: Millions of jobs now and in the future March 2014"

Career One Stop
Tools to help job seekers, students, businesses and career professionals. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor. Scroll down a bit to "Top Pages" to quickly access resources on salary, career profiles, resume guide, and more.
  • Click on "What's Hot" to learn more about which careers are growing and which ones are on the decline.


Magazine, News, and Academic Journals

Vocations, Careers & Technical Education Collection
This collection provides content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals. After executing a simply keyword search, you can easily filter your results by using the tools on the right.

Academic Search Premier
A multidisciplinary database. Be sure to try limiting your search to "Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) Journals"

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