Exploring Careers: Careers in Finance Reviews

Careers in Finance: ISBN 978-1-60152-810-0 / eBook: 978-1-60152-811-7
Careers in Education: ISBN 978-1-60152-808-7 / eBook: 978-1-60152-809-4
Careers in Sales and Marketing: ISBN 978-1-60152-812-4 / eBook: 978-1-60152-813-1
School Library Journal, September 1, 2015

Gr 9 Up Students who are past asking, “What will I be when I grow up?” and who are instead wondering how to translate existing interests into marketable skills, would do well to consult this solid series. Each detailed title presents specific opportunities in a different field, offering a job description, the necessary skills and background, working conditions, salary, and a list of resources. Education, for instance, covers positions such as early childhood educator, education administrator, library media specialist, and school counselor. Interviews with individuals in these fields add a personal touch. Strong selections for students trying to winnow down their options.