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What color is your parachute? : your guide to a lifetime of meaningful work and career success  Cover Image Book Book

What color is your parachute? : your guide to a lifetime of meaningful work and career success / Richard N. Bolles.

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  • ISBN: 9781984861207
  • ISBN: 1984861204
  • Physical Description: 343 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Revised edition [2023].
  • Publisher: California : Ten Speed Press, [2022]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-335) and index.( pages 337-343).
Summary, etc.:
"For more than fifty years, What Color Is Your Parachute? has transformed the way people think about job hunting. Whether searching for that first position, recovering from a layoff, or dreaming of a career change, What Color Is Your Parachute? has shown millions of readers how to network effectively, compose impressive resumes and cover letters, interview with confidence, and negotiate the best possible salary-while discovering how to make their livelihood part of authentic living. More than a job-hunting book, Richard N. Bolles's timeless wisdom and famed self-assessment exercise clarifies seven key dimensions, so you can uncover your greatest passions, most valued traits, and transferable skills to design a life that enables you to flourish. With the job market in constant flux, people everywhere have found that understanding who they are-what they care about, where and how they do their best work, and the most effective way to express their abilities-is the best compass to navigating an ever-changing and challenging professional landscape. It is also how their work can become part of a life filled with passion and purpose. Using the trailblazing advice and enduring guidance of What Color Is Your Parachute?, job-hunters and career changers will have the tools to discover-and land-the work, and life, most meaningful to them."--Amazon.
Subject: Applications for positions.
Success in business.
Vocational guidance.
Employment interviewing.
Career changes.
Job hunting.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at North Kansas City.


  • 0 current holds with 3 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
North Kansas City Public Library 650.14 BOLLES 2023 (Text) 0001012501918 Nonfiction New Available -

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