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Career Choices for Women

TargetWoman is an informative portal dedicated to Women - This section looks at different aspects of the work - Career opportunities for Women, Working from Home and general resources for work.
 

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67 million women are employed in the US, in which 38 % are in management/ professional occupations, 34 % are in sales/office occupations, 20 % in service industries and 6% in production and transport occupations - according to the US Department of Labor. We, women account for 51 % in all high paying management and professional careers.


Over the last few decades, Career women have come a long way. In almost all countries, women hold their positions against all odds and cope well under trying circumstances. As CEOs, executives, scientists, engineers, technicians, editors, reporters and soldiers - women labor hard to keep the hearth burning.


Our career section takes a bird's eye view of some of the popular career choices for women available today. Find out more on career aptitude tests and career assessment tools that are used to draw up personality profiles to match candidates with the right jobs. Some of these tests are available online. We take a look at the role of a career counselor in the process of guiding and suggesting the best career opportunities keeping in mind the candidate's interests, personality, skills and values.


Take valuable tips on job searching and career development. If you are looking for a career makeover or at the crossroads of a career change, there are some exciting career options. Many a time, women seek a career change, so as to keep pace with changing economic structure, corporate downsizing or to create a new work identity. Often long punishing hours, difficult work atmosphere or relocation makes this necessary.

Career options for women range from nutritionist and dietician to fitness instructor and landscape architect. If you are considering a career in retailing management, investment banking, hospitality industry or hair and beauty styling, look no further for well-researched information.


Creating, developing and fostering relationships comes easily to women. This skill can be put to good use in networking careers as well as entrepreneurship. Multi-tasking can aid in initiating action with direction as well as integrating it with management and organizational skills.

Career choices for women can be made on interest and aptitude levels. If you have been an agony aunt for the neighborhood, why not consider a career as a family counselor or marriage counselor? Put your organizing skills to good use - become a wedding coordinator or event manager. It is not uncommon to hear of women in animal care, law enforcement or bartending.

Whether you are seeking information on accounting careers or advertising careers or even airline careers, this section gives you all of this and more. Pick up pointers on fashion careers, health careers and computer careers, to name a few. The Empowered Woman of today can attain any position she desires as long as she has the skills. Gender is of no consequence when it comes to a career.


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Biomedical Engineering Jobs - Integrate medicine and engineering ...
Actuary Jobs - Evaluating future risk ...
Market Research Analyst - Researching Market Potential ...
Family Counselor - Lend a patient ear ...
Career in Botany - Explore plant kingdom ...
Pet Sitting Service - Love for animals ...
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Foreign Language Interpreter - Say it right ...
Psychology Degree Career - Understanding people ...
School Psychologist Career - Collaborate with educators and parents ...
Museum Curator - Appreciation of history, environment, arts ...
Graphic Arts Career - Visualize, arrange and attract ...
Animal Care Career - Far from the routine ...
Secretarial career - Office professional ...
Investment Banker - Ample growth prospects ...
Registered Dietitian - Address nutritional needs ...
Landscape Architect - Create aesthetic surroundings ...
Retailing Management - Work with merchandizing systems ...
Gemology Career - Eye for detail ...
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Summer Teaching Jobs - Passion for teaching ...
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Fitness Career - Fitness is big business ...
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Massage Therapist Jobs - Knead stressed muscles ...
Recreational Therapist - Promote wellness through recreational activity ...
Hypnotherapist Job - Work on the subconscious ...
Ecommerce Consultant - Benefit from an online presence ...
Franchise Consultant - Dream of your own business but don't know where to start ...

Online Career Guide
Freelance Writing Opportunity - Provide life to words ...
Online Tutoring Services - Learn from home ...
Effective Web Content Writing - Writing content for impact ...
Proofreading Services - Checking content for errors ...
Telemarketing Services - Talk your way through ...
Transcription Services - Highly accurate and productive ...

Hospitality Career
Culinary Art School - Whip up a great career ...
Cruise Ship Jobs - Keeping up with increasing needs ...
Event Management Jobs - Coordinating many agencies ...
Bartending Job - Non-traditional career ...
Hospitality Career - Serving people and enjoying it ...
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Beauty Career
Professional Makeup Artist - Transform your look ...
Wedding Coordinator - An integral part of important function ...
Hair Stylist - Get your clients to look and feel beautiful ...
Beauty Makeover Consultant - Providing a makeover ...
Fashion Design Career - Flair for style ...
Modeling Career - Find out what it takes to be a model ...

Legal Career
Loan Officer Training - Assist and guide loan applicants ...
Fraud investment Lawyer - Securities litigation attorney ...
Law Enforcement Career - Competitive and interesting options ...


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