To create realistic, well-developed characters, you have to write with authority. Careers for Your Characters enables you to describe their professional lives with the accuracy and detail of an insider. Raymond Obstfeld and Franz Neumann share the hard-to-find specifics for 101 intriguing occupations. You’ll learn: Professional jargon and buzz words. Education requirements. Salaries, benefits, perks, and expenses. Each profession’s average daily schedule. How the reality of a particular job differs from public perception. Publications and Web sites to aid in further research. You’ll save research time and write with confidence while maximizing the depth and authenticity of every character you create.