Dr. Lawrence Shatkin
Dr. Lawrence Shatkin is a Senior Product Developer at JIST, with 30 years in the field of career information. He has been a researcher for Educational Testing Service, where he helped develop the SIGI PLUS computer-based career information system. He oversaw the updating and enhancement of the SIGI PLUS database for over 15 years. He has served as president and as a board member for the Association of Computer-based Systems of Career Information. His consulting company, Verbal Media, developed the Career Oasis system for the King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals in Saudi Arabia.
Shatkin co-authored Best Jobs for the 21st Century (5th Edition), 150 Best Recession-Proof Jobs, 50 Best Jobs for Your Personality, and 150 Best Low-Stress Jobs. He also authored the Quick Guide to College Majors & Careers, Great Jobs in the President’s Stimulus Plan, and Your $100,000 Career Plan.