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Career Profile – Fashion Designer

Fashion designers help create dresses, suits, shoes, and other clothing and accessories. Designers study fashion trends, sketch designs of clothing and accessories, select colors and fabrics, and oversee the final production of their designs. Clothing designers create and help produce men’s, women’s, and children’s apparel, including casual wear, suits, sportswear, formalwear, outerwear, maternity, and intimate […]

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Career Profile – Pharmacy Aide

Pharmacy aides perform administrative duties in pharmacies. Aides often are clerks or cashiers who primarily answer telephones, handle money, stock shelves, and perform other clerical duties. They work closely with pharmacy technicians. Pharmacy technicians usually perform more complex tasks than do aides, although in some States the duties and titles of the jobs overlap. Common […]

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Career Profile – Private Detective or Investigator

Everyone has seen the TV shows where the private detective solves the crime and saves the day. This profession isn’t always that exciting but it can be. Private detectives assist attorneys, individuals and sometimes even law enforcement agencies by investigating individuals and events. There is no formal educational requirement to be a private detective, but […]

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Career Profile – Cosmetologist, Barber, or Esthetician

Barbers and cosmetologists focus on providing hair care services to enhance the appearance of customers. Other personal appearance workers, such as manicurists and pedicurists, shampooers, and skin care specialists provide specialized beauty services. Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists offer a wide range of beauty services, such as shampooing, cutting, coloring, and styling of hair. In addition, […]

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Career Profile – Heating, Air-conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanic and Installer (HVAC)

Heating, air-conditioning, and refrigeration systems consist of many mechanical, electrical, and electronic components, such as motors, compressors, pumps, fans, ducts, pipes, thermostats, and switches. In central forced air heating systems a furnace heats air which is distributed via a system of metal or fiberglass ducts. Technicians must be able to maintain, diagnose, and correct problems […]

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Career Profile – Nuclear Medicine Technologist

Nuclear medicine is another form of diagnostic imaging similar to X-ray or MRI. Nuclear Medicine Technologists administer a radioactive substance called radiopharmaceuticals and then monitor their effect on the body. To become a Nuclear Medicine Tech you need to attend a college or university for a program that can range from one to four years […]

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Career Profile – Computer Programmer

Computer programmers write, test, and maintain the detailed instructions called programs that computers follow to perform specific tasks. Programmers also create, design, and test logic for solving problems by computer. With the help of other technology specialists, they figure out which instructions to use to make computers perform specific functions. Common responsibilities include: Writing computer […]

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Career Profile – Physical Therapist Assistant and Aide

Physical therapist assistants and aides help physical therapists with treatment that improves patient mobility, relieves pain, and lessens physical disabilities of patients. A physical therapist might ask an assistant to help patients learn to use crutches, for example, or an aide to gather and prepare therapy equipment. Patients include accident victims and individuals with disabling […]

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Career Profile – Construction Equipment Operator

Construction equipment operators use machinery to move construction materials, earth, and other heavy materials at construction sites and mines. They operate equipment that clears and grades land to prepare it for construction of roads, buildings, and bridges. They use machines to dig trenches to lay or repair sewer and other pipelines and hoist heavy construction […]

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