Professional & Business Services

Professional & Business Services

The Professional and Business Services industry sector comprises jobs that provide specialized services for others. The jobs in this industry are as interesting as they are diverse, and can be both highly competitive and high paying.

There are 3 subsectors included in this industry: Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; Management of Companies and Enterprises; and Administrative, Support, Waste Management and Remediation Services. Examples of job titles include Lawyers, Computer Software Engineers, Accountants, and Researchers. [ii] In addition these sub sectors, offerr job seekers the opportunity to work as full-time employees for private and public employers or to serve as independent consultants.

While there are jobs in this sector that do not require college degrees. Those who arm themselves with college degrees and top-notch skills will help distinguish themselves from others seeking highly competitive and top salaried jobs. [i] In the Professional and Business Services industry, it is quite common to find people with a wide range of degrees, include bachelor's in Business, Finance, Marketing,and Economics just to name a few. In addition, according to the Wall Street Journal an increasing number of people are opting to pursue Master's level Business degrees. 

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