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

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Ten Speed, 2004 - Business & Economics - 411 pages
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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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Review: What Colour Is Your Parachute? 2008: A Practical Manual for Job-hunters and Career Changers

User Review  - Jenna - Goodreads

There were a lot of helpful tips in here. It also helps you try to see things through a positive light after a layoff. It really helps you analyze what direction you want your career to go in. Read full review

Review: What Color Is Your Parachute? 2007: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers

User Review  - Angeline Peterson - Goodreads

This is such great preparation for my upcoming job change. Reading this for interview tips and ways to figure out what I want to do in life was awesome. I don't know if I will ever finish my flower, but I will definitely use some of Bolles' ideas for interviewing. 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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