What Color Is Your Parachute? 2013: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers
by Richard N. Bolles
Paperback: 368 pages
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
List Price: $18.99
The world's most popular job-search book is updated for 2013 to tailor its long-trusted guidance with up-to-the-minute information and advice for today's job-hunters and career-changers.
Career expert Richard (“Dick”) N. Bolles has now written forty-one books all with the same title: What Color Is Your Parachute? A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers. In order to tailor his authoritative guide to the current job- market, Bolles not only updates the book each year, but he also reconceives it, reinvents it, and rewrites it, so that one year’s edition is often vastly different from the year before. This is the case with the 2013 edition. Inventions in the book this year include a brand-new transferable skills grid, a novel way to discover what fields you would most like to work in, and a revamped version of his famed self-inventory instrument, the Flower Exercise.
What Color Is Your Parachute? is the world’s most popular job-hunting guide, and it has helped millions discover their unique gifts, skills, and interests. This has allowed them to land a job even in hard times, and to create for themselves a new, interesting, and inspiring career and life.
With fresh insights into resumes, networking, interviewing, salary negotiation, entrepreneurship, and social media, What Color Is Your Parachute? has everything you need to dust off your motivation and find your dream job.
From the Hardcover edition.
- What Color Is Your Parachute? Job-Hunter's Workbook, Fourth Edition
- Do What You Are: Discover the Perfect Career for You Through the Secrets of Personality Type
- What Color Is Your Parachute? For Teens, 2nd Edition: Discovering Yourself, Defining Your Future
- The Pathfinder: How to Choose or Change Your Career for a Lifetime of Satisfaction and Success (Touchstone Books)
- How to Find Your Mission in Life
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