Employment > Personal Investment > Part of A Multipart Series
When starting your search in a specific market, or a specific industry, it is important to know how much of a personal investment you are willing to make into your success to obtain the most powerful experience, and assets for your possible future employers,
The State of the Industry
Ask Yourself whether the industry you are interested is in a bear or bull status for not only the current but in the next five to ten years. It is an important to keep in mind just because a certain field is excelling at the time you are ready to seek work. Keeping in mind that many products, trends and hiring patterns are cyclical, or run along with a product life cycle. Good Examples would be landscaping can turn to snowplowing. Tax accounting may turn to financial advising, and possible quarterly filings.
Industry Booming or Busting: