Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

September 09 2012

Meeting Planner Makes Hot Jobs List

Alicia Leonard

September 10, 2012

More than three years into the recovery, the jobless rate remains persistently high at more than 8 percent, and the economy is creating new jobs at an anemic pace.

Yet even as the August employment figures show another month of modest job growth, there are jobs out there for those who know where -- and how -- to look.

What follows is a list of some of the 10 hottest industries for jobs over the next decade, as determined by NBC News based on government and private data. The hottest opportunities remain in the health care industry, where demand is fueled by new technology, new treatments, our increased longevity and the reality that bedside care is one commodity that just can’t be outsourced. More

Wares, D. (Septmber 7, 2012) Hot jobs, careers defy sluggish economy. Retrieved September 10, 2012 from http://bottomline.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/09/06/13530457-hot-jobs-careers-defy-sluggish-economy?lite

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