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Careers and Jobs: Hot Jobs & Trends

Provides an overview of resources for career research including how to find job descriptions, identify employment trends, and locate company information.

Books

Websites

Big Future by the College Board - Occupational forecasts for job openings between 2008 and 2018.

Bureau of Labor Statistics Career Outlook - Articles on growing and emerging careers.

California Occupational Guides - Search by Topic - Select an area to search and then select from Top paying jobs, Jobs with the most openings, or Fastest-growing occupations.

Career Onestop - Compare employment trends by occupation in specific states.

Careers with a Bright Outlook - List of job opportunities that will grow rapidly in the next few years, will have large numbers of openings, or are new and emerging careers.

Careers in the Green Economy - Green jobs that increase the demand for certain kinds of work and create new/emerging careers.

MonsterCollege - Hiring and Career Trends - Browse and search news articles on job trends.

Databases

PrepStep

PrepStep - Job and Career Accelerator - Explore Occupations - Explore green economy and in-demand occupations. (Note: You must create a free account to access this information.)