Presentation on theme: "Emerging Trends in the Technology Job Market. According to a recent Bureau of Labor Statistics study, eight of the 10 fastest- growing jobs are computer-related."— Presentation transcript:
According to a recent Bureau of Labor Statistics study, eight of the 10 fastest- growing jobs are computer-related Computer software engineers is projected to grow at a rate of 100 percent Next fastest fields are computer support specialists and computer software engineers, with growth rates over 90 percent
Network and computer systems administrators Network systems and data communication analysts Desktop publishers Database administrators Computer systems analysts
Complete your degree Target a computer job or field you want Organize your search Use proper research techniques for your search
Choose a college or university that offers the degree you need Evaluate the financial and time commitment required Research scholarship and financial aid opportunities Follow through with your studies and complete your degree!
Use a spreadsheet to track the research and job Web sites you visit, as well as the jobs you apply for Set up folders for your resumes and cover letters Set up Internet bookmarks for company and job Web sites
Decide what type of job interests you and fits your talents Consult the job statistics to find which jobs pay the most and are in highest demand Decide what town, city, and part of the country you want to live in Research the career path for a particular field from entry level through higher jobs