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

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Is Your Career Recession Proof?

Now you know the basic definition of a recession-proof career. And you may have a sense of whether your career is recession proof, but let’s find out for sure. The following quiz will help you determine whether your career is on the upswing or downswing. Answer the questions honestly. Then we can work together to make the career adjustments necessary to get you on track for years to come.
1. Do you currently work in the health care, education, green, government, or defense industry?
a. Not even close.
b. My industry is related to one of these industries.
c. Yes, I work in one of these industries.
2. Do you work in a field experiencing outsourcing?
a. Yes, many jobs around me have been outsourced.
b. There are ...

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