Thursday, December 6, 2012

Attorneys Tipping the Scales - but not of justice


If becoming a lawyer is something you are considering because perhaps the scales of justice peaks your interests, you might consider peeking at another scale as well.


A recent online survey conducted by Harris Interactive on behalf of CareerBuilder among 5,772 U.S. workers found:




that certain occupations that had a higher incidence of workers reporting weight gain, often tied to more sedentary or high stress positions. Among those most likely to report gaining weight include, in order:


  • Travel Agent

  • Attorney/Judge

  • Teacher