More than ninety percent of all design and drafting jobs in today's market require the use of some computer aided design application. In some cases that application is Autodesk Inventor or Solidworks, but most commonly it is SolidWorks. With a good market share, SolidWorks is probably the best application a prospective job hunter can learn. Courses in the software can cost several hundred dollars. For someone out of work, that investment can be hard to find. But the money spent my be life changing for those looking for work.