Top 10 Recessionproof Jobs
New book highlights the careers most likely to ride out the downturn.
The most notable recessionproof industries used to be the vice industries: tobacco, alcohol, and pornography—the things people turn to in difficult times. But a new book called 150 Best Recession-Proof Jobs by Laurence Shatkin finds there are jobs to be found in more virtuous business sectors.
Here are Shatkin's top 10:
Computer systems analystsNetwork systems and data communications analystsNetwork and computer systems administratorsRegistered nursesTeachers, postsecondaryPhysical therapistsPhysicians and surgeonsDental hygienistsPharmacistsMedical and health services managers