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What Color Is Your Parachute? 2022 by With timeless advice, up-to-the-minute insights, and more than ten million copies sold over fifty years, the world's most popular and best-selling career guide, fully revised and expanded for 2022. "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 What Color Is Your Parachute? is the world's most popular job-hunting guide. This completely updated edition features the latest resources, strategies, and perspectives on today's job market, revealing surprising advice on what works--and what doesn't--so you can focus your efforts on tactics that yield results. At its core is Richard N. Bolles's famed Flower Exercise, a unique self-inventory that helps you design your career--and your life--around your key passions, transferable skills, traits, and more. This practical manual also provides essential tips for writing impressive resumes and cover letters, networking effectively, interviewing with confidence, and negotiating the best salary possible. Whether you're searching for your first job, were recently laid off, or are dreaming of a career change, What Color Is Your Parachute? will guide you toward a fulfilling and prosperous life's work.
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2021-12-14
Fearless Resumes (eBook) by "Marky cuts to the core of what it takes to quickly attract theeye of an interviewer. Fearless Résumés is sure tobe a winner for the serious job seeker." --LynnJoseph, Ph.D., bestselling author of The Job-Loss Recovery Program Guide Bestselling author and renowned career coach Marky Stein provides the edge youneed in today's ultracompetitive job market. With Fearless Résumés you will transformyour résumé from words on paper into a vibrant self-presentation that tellsprospective employers what they want to hear. In no time, you'll be crafting a résumé that hooks prospective employers' attention,turns boring past duties into dynamic personal statements, transforms weaknessesinto strengths--andgets your name on top of the résumé heap in any HR office. Fearless Résumés shows how to Use words and phrases employers look for Prove your value to the company Turn weaknesses into strengths Avoid common snares Unlike dry, run-of-the-mill guides consisting of little more than a sample résumé,Fearless Résumés is a quick and fun book that provides a proven résumé-craftingstrategy from a top expert in her field.
Publication Date: 2009-09-07