• What Color is Your Parachute? 2018

  • A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers
  • By: Richard N. Bolles
  • Narrated by: Mel Foster
  • Length: 11 hrs and 37 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 08-15-17
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Brilliance Audio
  • 4 out of 5 stars 4.1 (31 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

With more than 10 million copies sold in 28 countries, the world's most popular job-search book is updated for 2018 and tailors 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 tough 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.
© 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1972, 1970 Richard Nelson Bolles (P)2017 Brilliance Publishing, Inc., all rights reserved. Recorded by arrangement with Ten Speed Press, an imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House, LLC.
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5 out of 5 stars
By William S. Gross on 11-13-17

Second time reading this book & helps give a path

This book is for people that want to find a job they love and want to get up for everyday.

I read this book the first time, and decided to make a career change. I went back to school to get more skills and change directions. After finishing school, I let a personal matter force me into another career I didn't want to do. I found this book again, and decided to re-read it and make that change.

I am in the process of making the change, but this book helps uncover pieces that you might not have realized you enjoy or could be a future career.

We all tend to just get a job, whatever comes along at the time. This book helps you find a career that you love, and you can start building a future at.

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3 out of 5 stars
By David C Ferguson on 03-28-18

That voice...

I had to return this audio book primarily because of the narration - listening to him reading out lists of websites complete with each, "double u, double u, double u, dot" was like fingernails on a chalkboard. He had a big, friendly voice but, to my ears, more suited to narrating a Disney animal movie.

The information in the book is fine but dated.

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