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Title Engineering, mechanics, and architecture / by Kelly Wiles.
Author Wiles, Kelly.
Publication New York : Ferguson Pub., [2010]
Copyright date ©2010
Description xxiii, 133 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Call # 620.0023 W
Series Field guides to finding a new career series
Field guides to finding a new career series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 111) and index.
Contents Introduction. Finding a new career -- How to use this book -- Make the most of your journey -- Self-assessment quiz -- Ch. 1. Civil engineer -- Ch. 2. Aircraft mechanic -- Ch. 3. Cartographer -- Ch. 4. Landscape architect -- Ch. 5. Surveyor -- Ch. 6. Drafter/CADD operator -- Ch. 7. Industrial designer -- Ch. 8. Broadcast and sound engineering technician -- Ch. 9. Industrial production manager -- Ch. 10. industrial engineer -- Appendix A. Going solo : starting your own business -- Appendix B. Outfitting yourself for career success -- Index.
Summary In today's dynamic employment scene it is common for professionals to change careers during their working lives. Whether to seek fresh challenges, live a preferred lifestyle, or find a more personally satisfying line of work, more and more people are choosing new and different career paths. Sometimes experienced workers are forced to launch a new career due to the economic realities of a changing job market. The Field Guides to Finding a New Career provide essential tools in mapping out a path in some of today's most exciting industries. This book offers a step-by-step process for assessing your personal skills and experience and applying them to engineering, mechanics and architecture.
Subject Engineering -- Vocational guidance.
Architecture -- Vocational guidance.
Mechanics, Applied -- Vocational guidance.
Note Subtitle on cover: An all-in-one guide to navigating toward a new career
ISBN 9780816079964 (alk. paper) :
081607996X (alk. paper)
9780816080069 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0816080062 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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