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Geography Jobs - Job Listings and Resources in Geography. (Added March 27, 2009)

Finding A Way through Career Geography - This resource from the NCGE is inteded to help users locate a career in Geography. (Added Dec. 2002)

Now What? - How to Ensure Your Résumé Produces Top Results. Feature contribution by Teena Rose. (Nov. 2002)

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GIS Project Management Excellence - Project failure is endemic in the geo-spatial information systems (GIS) industry. Do you know why 85% of all projects fail to meet all of their critical measures of success? Read on in this special submission from David L. Hamil of MESA Solutions, Inc. (Jan. 21, 2002)

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GIS Employment and Salary surveys
  • Careers in Geography from the AAG- AAG provides its members exclusive access to current job listings published in the AAG Newsletter.
  • URISA 2007 Salary Survey- Based on the success of its predecessors and the high-level of demand for more information by URISA members, the 2006-07 Salary Survey has been further expanded and includes a much wider-range of detailed information. Additions include more job titles and questions pertaining to the increase/decrease of department size, professional certification, specific skills and soft skills, salary fluctuation, and zip codes for better geocoding.
  • November 2000 SpatialNews Poll- We asked the question "What kind of employees are toughest to find?" More than 220 people responded as follows: GIS Technicians 29%, Programmers (18%), Project Managers (19%), Web Developers (14%), Map Server Programmers (18%)
  • 2000 Geo-Spatial Industry Employment Survey- The results of the GIS Industry Survey are now available
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  • Industry Profile - "Sector Competitiveness Frameworks Series Geomatics" from Industry Canada
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