Smart Old Dogs Can Learn New Tricks

Over the years I’ve seen a few eyebrow-raising “fastest growing industry” and “best jobs for women” lists pointing women toward jobs fewer of their kin pursue. How frustrating to be on the hunt for a marketing or finance job, for example, and see that there was a better chance of driving trucks, building power lines and maintaining roads. In a recent Time magazine article, however, there’s a “Where the Jobs Will Be” list (in a July 23, 2012 article, “Not Having it All”), which makes a lot more sense. ...more