People often feel like attending a college or university is the only way to improve job quality or income. On the contrary, a multitude of jobs are available that only require a high school diploma or the general equivalency diploma (GED). Is your current job the right one for you? A new occupation generates an excellent source of experience and potential increase of income. Many of these occupations will introduce vocational school, classroom instruction and on-the-job training to equip its employees with the skills necessary for the job.
The US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics created a career list of favorable job opportunities that will be available throughout the next several years. This list includes:
Human Resources Assistant
Occupational Therapist Aide
Physical Therapist Aide
For more information on these job positions and what they entail, check out The Balance blog.