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Main Title 2007 what color is your parachute? : a practical manual for job-hunters and career-changers /
Author Bolles, Richard Nelson.
Publisher Ten Speed,
Year Published 2007
OCLC Number 71225025
ISBN 1580087957 : 9781580087957 1580087949 (pbk.) : 9781580087940 (pbk.)
Subjects Job hunting ; Vocational guidance ; Career changes
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  HF5382.7.B64 2007 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/15/2008
Edition 2007 ed.
Collation xvii, 382 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
"Fully rewritten and updated!"--Cover. Includes index.
Contents Notes
The things school never taught us about the job-hunt -- The three essential life skills -- The five best ways to hunt for a job (and the five worst) -- The nature of the job-market -- How much help is the internet? -- How to deal with handicaps -- Resumes: how to get in to see an employer -- Interviews: the employer's fears -- Salary negotiation: getting paid what you're worth -- When the unexpected happens: how to deal with change -- On this restless, unpredictable, ever-changing earth: how to pick a new place to live -- In this restless, unpredictable ever-changing job-market: how to choose a new career -- In the restless , unpredictable, ever-changing worklife of yours: how to start your own business -- Resuming the search to find your dream -- The reawakening -- The three secrets to finding that dream job of yours -- What skills do you most enjoy using -- Where do you want to use your skills? -- How do you put it all together? -- How to find your mission in life -- Appendix: A guide to choosing a career coach.