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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To Recession-Proof Careers by Jeff Cohen

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Chapter 17
Food, Collections, and Funerals
In This Chapter
◆ How food preparation workers, bill collectors, and funeral directors are all bound together by common human needs and problems
◆ Why America’s appetite doesn’t go away during economic down cycles, particularly for budget-conscious dining
◆ How bill collectors track down overdue balances and why this job sky-rockets in trying times
◆ Why funeral director jobs are not for everyone, but will continue to thrive for years to come
You’re probably wondering how food preparers, bill collectors, and funeral directors ended up in the same chapter. On the surface, they seem like unrelated fields. There is, however, one common bond that links these three careers. In good times and in bad, ...

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