This perennially bestselling annual manual tells you how to parachute into the perfect job. It advises that the way to ensure a satisfying conclusion to your job search is to ask what kind of person you are and what kind of job would make the best use of your skills and talents. This latest edition of the late Richard Bolles’s classic text on job hunting and career development urges you to discover what is unique about you – and to figure out how that asset will be useful to employers. Bolles’s “Parachute Approach” to job hunting takes time and commitment, but he promises your results will more than justify the work. Ideally, he says, you’ll land a job in a company that fits you well, one where you can thrive. Readers looking for their next career challenge will find plenty of good advice here.
About the Author
The late Richard Bolles was a career development expert and former Episcopalian preacher. His manual has been a classic since 1970, and is updated and revised annually with new editions each August. See www.livecareer.com for a list of job boards online.