Jobs to Ditch Before the Recession Does It for You

Auto industry, real estate among worst fields
By Drew Nelles,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 11, 2009 4:56 PM CST
A reduced price sign is shown at a house for sale in Palo Alto, Calif. A new study says jobs in real estate will be insecure in 2009.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – Want to keep your job this year? Steer clear of these professions, which a new study says will be hard-hit by the recession, Australia's News Network reports:

  • Car salesperson
  • Real estate agent
  • Investment banker
  • Prawn fisherman

If you’re hoping to stay employed, consider one of the following career paths:

  • Veterinarian
  • Child care worker
  • Nursing home staffer
  • Community health care provider
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