Are you looking to transition into a new job or even a new industry? Looking at some of the top jobs in the United States can help you get a better understanding of the current job market, what skills are in-demand, and how to prepare for the next steps in the hiring process.
Review the Job Market
It can be useful to take a look at resources that evaluate salaries, rate of growth, and job satisfaction when looking at the current and future job market. Glassdoor lists the best jobs in America by using unique data on jobs, salaries, and companies to help you find a job you love. CareerOneStop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, lists the fastest growing careers in America with typical earnings and education needed.
These are helpful resources in reviewing the job market and seeing what in-demand and high-growth jobs are available and a good fit for you.
Gain New Skills
Learning and adding hard skills to your resume can be a crucial part of finding a job in an in-demand industry. You can use these skills to advance in the job market and stand out compared to other applicants. Plus, you can elevate your career by adding these hard skills to your resume. For example, you can find a training program on Full Stack Java Development that takes 3 months to complete and is completely free.
Learn more about different training programs using SkillUp’s training catalog. SkillUp’s training opportunities range from free to low cost, part-time to full-time, and remote and in-person opportunities.
Prepare for the Interview!
Congratulations on securing an upcoming interview! Now it’s time to prepare for your interview by reviewing your resume and cover letter (and anything else you included in your application), finding sample questions for the role, and compiling a list of questions you may have about the company.
Learn more about acing the interview and how you can stay confident and professional.