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What Color is your Parachute

What Color is your Parachute

Author: Richard Bolles

Year Published: 1970

Description: Often referred to as the job-seekers "bible," What Color Is Your Parachute:  A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers, provides hands-on exercises to help readers identify their interests and talents and translate them into occupational goals.  It also offers practical advice on job searching, with an emphasis on networking.  Originally published in 1970, it has been translated into more than 20 languages and updated regularly to reflect technological and other changes; however, its basic premise has remained the same.

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'Always define WHAT you want to do with your life and WHAT you have to offer to the world, in terms of your favorite talents/gifts/skills-not in terms of a job-title.'

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