Careers Overseas, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1682175987
  • ISBN-13: 9781682175989
  • DDC: 331.702
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 300 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released February 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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For those looking to relocate overseas, or who want to see the world as they embark on their career, this volume provides need-to-know information on a wide variety of career paths, including: Peace Corps Worker, English Teacher, Construction Worker, Medical Staff, Member of the Armed Forces, International Relations, Diplomat, Community Project Staff, and Travel Writer. Chapters provide real-world information about these in-demand professions, including: A Day in the Life, Work Environment, Education & Training, Earnings & Advancement, Employment Outlook, Networking Contacts, Areas with the Highest Employment Levels, and Conversations with Real Professionals.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Publisher's Note.
1: Working Overseas: Challenges and Opportunities.
2: Studying and Volunteering Overseas.
Business and Finance in a Global Economy.
3: General Manager and Top Executive.
4: Economist.
5: Lawyer.
6: Purchasing Agent.
7: Quality Control Inspector.
8: Wholesale & Retail Buyer.
Globalizing Education.
9: Librarian.
10: Archivist and Curator.
11: College Faculty Member.
12: Principal.
13: Secondary & Middle School Teacher.
International Arts and Culture.
14: Director/Producer.
15: Fashion Designer.
16: Journalist.
17: Model.
18: Musician and Composer.
19: Professional Athlete.
Government and Security.
20: Customs Inspector.
21: Interpreter and Translator.
22: Surveyor and Cartographer.
Energy and Resource Exploration.
23: Anthropologist.
24: Environmental Engineer.
25: Geologist and Geophysicist.
26: Oceanographer.
27: Agricultural Scientist.
International Humanitarianism.
28: Physician.
29: Registered Nurse (RN).
30: Surgeon.
31: Veterinarian.
Global Research and Scientific Discovery.
32: Physicist.
33: Astronomer.
34: Botanist.
35: Microbiologist.
36: Zoologist.
Travel, Tourism, and Hospitality.
37: Cook/Chef.
38: Flight Attendant.
39: Pilot.
40: Travel Agent.
Appendix A: Holland Code.
Appendix B: Bibliography.