What Color is Your Parachute?: A Practical Guide for Job-hunting and Career Changes

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Ten Speed Press, 2004 - Business & Economics - 411 pages
31 Reviews
Thoroughly revised for 2004, a handy job-hunter's guide explains how to identify one's personal goals and interests and explains how to apply that information toward obtaining satisfying employment, with tips on interviews, salary negotiation techniques, career searching online, and more. Simultaneous. 200,000 first printing.

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User Review  - keylawk - LibraryThing

Excellent "pink sheets" on hiring a Career Counselor. Recommends not paying them in advance, and not signing their proferred documents.[390] Pay them for each hour you use for their help, $40 to $100 ... Read full review

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User Review  - Meldi Arkinstall - Goodreads

An incredibly useful book. Covering everything from how to decided what your passion is to the most efficient and effective ways of looking for a job, this job should be compulsory reading for everyone! I have used it many times, and have recommended it to many friends as well. Read full review

About the author (2004)

Bolles holds a master's degree in New Testament studies. Mr. Bolles's background includes service as canon pastor of Grace Cathedral, San Francisco; national staff member of United Ministries in Higher Education; director, National Career Development Project; and author, consultant, and speaker.

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