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What Color Is Your Parachute? 2020: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers

What Color Is Your Parachute? 2020: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers
 

With more than 10 million copies sold in 28 countries, the world's most popular job-search book is updated for 2020, tailoring Richard Bolles's long-trusted guidance with up-to-the-minute information and advice for today's job-hunters and career-changers. In today's challenging j... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781984856562
Barcode 9781984856562
Release Date 13 August 2019 by Random House
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Revised ed.
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Author(s) By Bolles, Richard N.
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ISBN-13 9781984856562
ISBN-10 1984856561
Stock Release date is 13 August 2019
Status Available for pre-order, ships once released
Publisher Random House
Imprint Crown Books for Young Readers
Release Date 13 August 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Revised ed.
Edition Revised ed.
Author(s) By Bolles, Richard N.
Category Business & Management
Business Competition
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 229mm
Spine: 25mm
Weight 485g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Job hunting, Career changes
NBS Text Management & Business: General
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 650.14
Catalogue Code 994838

Description of this Book

With more than 10 million copies sold in 28 countries, the world's most popular job-search book is updated for 2020, tailoring Richard Bolles's long-trusted guidance with up-to-the-minute information and advice for today's job-hunters and career-changers. In today's challenging job-market, the time-tested advice of What Color Is Your Parachute? is needed more than ever. Recent grads facing a shifting economic landscape, workers laid off mid-career, and people searching for an inspiring work-life change all look to career guru Richard N. Bolles for support, encouragement, and advice on which job-hunt strategies work--and which don't. This revised edition combines classic elements like the famed Flower Exercise with updated tips on social media and search tactics. Bolles demystifies the entire job-search process, from writing resumes to interviewing to networking, expertly guiding job-hunters toward their dream job.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Praise for What Color Is Your Parachute? One of the first job-hunting books on the market. It is still arguably the best. And it is indisputably the most popular. --Fast Company Ideally, everyone should read What Color Is Your Parachute? in the tenth grade and again every year thereafter. --Fortune What Color Is Your Parachute? is about job-hunting and career changing, but it's also about figuring out who you are as a person and what you want out of life. --Time
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

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 held 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.

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