Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Geospatial Occupations Q & A - Part Two

See some of the questions and answers related to "Geospatial Jobs  and Job Titles" in Part Two of the webinar hosted by Penn State University and Directions Media.

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Geospatial Occupations Questions and Answers

This is a repost of a Directions Magazine article that provides detailed answers to questions asked during a webinar held by Penn State University and Directions Media entitled "The New Geospatial Jobs and How to Be Ready for Them".

Part 1 Webinar was about the Geospatial Technology Competency Model (blogged here in a previous post), education and certification,  has been archived and can be downloaded.

Part 2 will be held Wednesday, October 27 and will address jobs and job titles

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

GIS Analyst Job Ranks Well in National Survey

CNN has published a Top Ten list of jobs in nine different categories.  In the "Low Stress" category, a GIS Analyst job has ranked fifth in the "least stressful" category, with an overall ranking of 97 out of 100 of the "Best Jobs in America 2010".  Read about the GIS Analyst ranking here.