Goofy Jobs by Diane Lindsey Reeves
  

Synopsis

Goofy Jobs by Diane Lindsey Reeves

As hard as it is to imagine, it is possible to get paid for goofing off and having fun. Cartoonists and clowns do it. So do cruise directors, magicians, toy engineers, and video game designers. They get to laugh, play, and be creative for a living, and their success often depends on how much fun they have at work. Goofy Jobs is full of information about how these professionals do it, as well as ideas and tips for how readers can set up their own dream career and get paid for having fun. Sidebars, trivia, and interviews with professionals in the field let readers try these goofy jobs on for size. Jobs covered in this title include: Book producer; Candy maker; Cartoonist; Clown; Comedian; Cruise director; Magician; Manager of museum exhibits; Museum exhibit designer; Summer camp director; Toy engineer; and, Video game designer.

About the Author

Diane Lindsey Reeves is the founder of Bright Futures Press. She holds an undergraduate degree in elementary education, as well as a master's-level certification in applied communications. She is the author or coauthor of several books, including the Career Ideas for Kids and Virtual Apprentice series for Ferguson Publishing. Reeves also conducts workshops on teaching career-planning skills to students. She resides in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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Format

Hardback
48 pages

Author

Diane Lindsey Reeves
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Publisher

Chelsea House Publishers

Publication date

15th November 2009

ISBN

9781604131307


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