What Color Is Your Parachute? 2018: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers

What Color Is Your Parachute? 2018: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers

by Richard N. Bolles

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780399579639
Publisher: Potter/Ten Speed/Harmony/Rodale
Publication date: 08/15/2017
Edition description: Revised
Pages: 368
Sales rank: 63,159
Product dimensions: 8.90(w) x 5.70(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

RICHARD N. BOLLES led the job-search field for more than 40 years. A member of Mensa and the Society for Human Resource Management, he served as the keynote speaker at hundreds of conferences. Bolles earned a bachelor's degree cum laude in physics from Harvard University, a master's degree from General Theological (Episcopal) Seminary in New York City, and three honorary doctorates.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 It's a Whole New World for Job-Hunters 1

Chapter 2 Google Is Your New Resume 21

Chapter 3 There Are Over Ten Million Vacancies Available Each Month 45

Chapter 4 Sixteen Tips About Interviewing for a Job 53

Chapter 5 The Six Secrets of Salary Negotiation 83

Chapter 6 What to Do When Your Job-Hunt Just Isn't Working 99

Chapter 7 Self-Inventory, Part 1 111

Chapter 8 Self-Inventory, Part 2 125

Chapter 9 You Get to Choose Where You Work 199

Chapter 10 How to Deal with Any Handicaps You Have 219

Chapter 11 The Five Ways to Choose/Change Careers 241

Chapter 12 How to Start Your Own Business 257

The Blue Pages

Appendix A Finding Your Mission in Life 274

Appendix B A Guide to Dealing with Your Feelings While Out of Work 297

Appendix C A Guide to Choosing a Career Coach or Counselor 306

Appendix D Sampler List of Coaches 320

Appendix E Recent Foreign Editions of What Color Is Your Parachute? 337

The Final Word: Notes from the Author for This Edition 338

About the Author 344

Update 2019 345

Index 346

Additional Helpful Resources from the Author 355

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