Inside the Industry

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Inside the Industry explores different career options within a single field. Each book assists readers in determining if a particular field is right for them, through self-discovery and aptitude assessment. Chapters discuss a typical work environment as well as what classes and levels of education are needed, what personality and skill types fit well within each job, and what the future of each market looks like for job opportunities. In addition to plenty of real-life examples and up-to-date information, the engaging text is filled with tips to help readers get Inside the Industry! Inside the Industry is a series in Essential Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

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Inside the Industry (8 titles)
Green Jobs
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Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 9
BISACS JNF011000, JNF006000, JNF038100
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Careers, Music
Copyright 2011
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Essential Library
Language English
Number of Pages 112
Season 2011-01-01
ISBN 9781617147968, 9781617840821
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 070-796
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 6.25 x 9.25
Features Reviewed
Online Resources FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network

Inside the Industry – Library Media Connection

This series looks at a specific broad field, and breaks it down to specific jobs within the industry. The depth of coverage is good for elementary students and middle school students. . . . Recommended.

Inside the Industry – School Library Journal

These. . .well-designed books describe a variety of careers in these popular fields. Because they help readers assess if these positions are suitable for their personality types and backgrounds, the titles are good choices for career exploration and self-discovery. They are also useful for research and reports. Because this type of information is usually not contained in one source and is challenging to find by other means, these. . .are solid additions.

Green Jobs (Inside the Industry) – School Library Journal

Farrell writes in clear prose about the wide range of career opportunities that students with environmental interests can pursue. Her advice and assessments are spot-on, and she clearly has experience in giving career advice. Her tone is serious, but not stultifying, and she makes no bones about the hard work required to get any of these positions.

Inside the Industry – School Library Journal

. . . the descriptions of each career are detailed–including information on what it entails, the work environment, the job market, a day in the life of a professional, and questions about the job. . . . Each one has a healthy amount of back matter with information on getting your foot in the door, professional organizations, and market facts.