Finance jobs have underwritten the American Dream. From the prototypical yuppie to the established professional, financial services offers a goldmine of employment tropes - and this is not without reason. Financial activities rate amongst the top 10 best careers for employment prospects, with an expected growth of 8.3% in job opportunities by 2028.
Leisure and hospitality - an industry predicated on delivering joy to consumers is increasingly adapting to competition from on-demand services and the talent challenges faced by all industries in 2019.
So you want to be self-employed? Sounds great – controlling your own schedule, driving your own mission or purpose, and building your own business. But does that mean you’ll be living the American Dream, or running on the gig-economy hamster wheel?
We’ll always need educators, and with massive progress in educational technology schools are becoming better equipped than ever before. It’s a great time to consider a new job in education, with a large segment of the education workforce approaching retirement and more positions open to new talent who will step into roles already empowered by new technologies.
Transformation: the buzzword you see everywhere. As technology becomes embedded in everything we do, it is imperative for industries to keep up. This is creating a veritable new world of employment and learning opportunities for jobseekers. For those currently working in or seeking to transition to jobs in the professional services realm, this is great news: this industry is one of the fastest to adapt to technological transformation.