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What color is your parachute?

a practical manual for job-hunters and career-changers

Revised edition, 2018 edition.
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354 pages

In today's challenging job-market, the time-tested advice of What Color Is Your Parachute? is needed more than ever. Recent grads facing a tough economic landscape, workers laid off mid-career, and people searching for an inspiring work-life change all look to career guru Richard N. Bolles for support, encouragement, and advice on which job-hunt strategies work--and which don't. This revised edition combines classic elements like the famed Flower Exercise with updated tips on social media and search tactics. Bolles demystifies the entire job-search process, from writing resumes to interviewing to networking, expertly guiding job-hunters toward their dream job.

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In today's challenging job-market, the time-tested advice of What Color Is Your Parachute? is needed more than ever. Recent grads facing a tough economic landscape, workers laid off mid-career, and people searching for an inspiring work-life change all look to career guru Richard N. Bolles for support, encouragement, and advice on which job-hunt strategies work--and which don't. This revised edition combines classic elements like the famed Flower Exercise with updated tips on social media and search tactics. Bolles demystifies the entire job-search process, from writing resumes to interviewing to networking, expertly guiding job-hunters toward their dream job.

What color is your parachute?

a practical manual for job-hunters and career-changers

Revised edition, 2018 edition.

This edition was published in


Edition Description

In today's challenging job-market, the time-tested advice of What Color Is Your Parachute? is needed more than ever. Recent grads facing a tough economic landscape, workers laid off mid-career, and people searching for an inspiring work-life change all look to career guru Richard N. Bolles for support, encouragement, and advice on which job-hunt strategies work--and which don't. This revised edition combines classic elements like the famed Flower Exercise with updated tips on social media and search tactics. Bolles demystifies the entire job-search process, from writing resumes to interviewing to networking, expertly guiding job-hunters toward their dream job.

Table of Contents

It's a whole new world for job-hunters
Google is your new resume
There are over ten million vacancies available each month
Sixteen tips about interviewing for a job
The six secrets of salary negotiation
What to do when your job-hunt just isn't working
Self-inventory, part 1
Self-inventory, part 2
You get to choose where you work
How to deal with any handicaps you have
The five ways to choose/change careers
How to start your own business
The blue pages: Appendix A: Finding your mission in life
Appendix B: A guide to dealing with your feelings while out of work
Appendix C: A guide to choosing a career coach or counselor
Appendix D: Sampler list of coaches
Appendix E: Recent foreign editions of What Color Is Your Parachute?
The Final Word: Notes from the author for this edition
About the author
Update 2019
Index
Additional helpful resources from the author.

Edition Notes

"ISSN: 8755-4658"--Title page verso.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other Titles
What color is your parachute? 2018

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
650.14
Library of Congress
HF5382.7 .B65 2018, HF5382.7.B64 2017

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL26933400M
Internet Archive
WhatColorIsYourParachute2018ByRichardN.Bolles
ISBN 10
039957963X, 0399579648
ISBN 13
9780399579639, 9780399579646
OCLC/WorldCat
964293254

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