Job growth in the U.S. is anemic and unemployment is high. This job market continues to be a dark cloud on the horizon of an economic recovery. However, there may be a silver lining for those of us willing to learn something new. There are employment opportunities out there, although they may not be in what we would think of as traditional areas. We need to be creative in determining that next career. Here is my list of current opportunities for potential lifetime employment based on the state of business today.

Business Ethics Instruction/Consulting: Corporate scandals abound. Clearly, many people in business don't know what constitutes ethical versus unethical behavior. This situation should provide more jobs as ethics instructors as colleges and universities beef up their business curriculum to make it relevant to what's happening in business today. Looking for a major in your pursuit of a degree? Try business ethics.

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