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What color is your parachute? 2018 edition : a practical manual for job-hunters and career-changers / Richard N. Bolles.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 039957963X
  • ISBN: 9780399579639
  • ISBN: 0399579648
  • ISBN: 9780399579646
  • Physical Description: 354 pages : illustrations, charts ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Revised edition.
  • Publisher: Berkeley : Ten Speed Press, c[2018]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: 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.
Summary, etc.: This practical manual provides essential tips for writing impressive resumes and cover letters, networking effectively, interviewing with confidence, and negotiating the best salary possible. It also goes beyond that by helping you to zero in on your ideal job -- and life -- with its classic Flower Exercise.
Subject: Job hunting.
Career changes.
Vocational guidance.

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