This 2016 edition features the latest studies and perspectives on today’s job-market, including proven strategies for finding jobs even when everyone tells you there are none. Career expert Richard N. What color is your parachute? is the world’s most popular job-hunting guide, revised and updated annually, with more than ten million copies sold.
Bolles reveals surprising advice on what works—and what doesn’t—so you can focus your efforts on tactics that yield results. This helpful manual shares proven tips for writing impressive resumes and cover letters, as well as guidance for effective networking, confident interviewing, and the best salary negotiating 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 fulfilling and prosperous work. But it goes beyond that by helping you to zero in on your ideal job—and life—with its classic Flower Exercise.
How to Find Your Mission in Life Parachute Library
Originally appearing as an appendix in parachute, this book has led countless people through life’s most difficult passages and is sure to inspire anyone who is either new to the job market or reconsidering their place in it. Previous editions have sold 85, 000 copies. Used book in Good Condition. For anyone who has ever wondered how to make the most of their unique natural gifts, or how to find a vocation that is both socially responsible and personally fulfilling, this enlightening and empowering little volume provides immeasurable guidance.
Now in paperback!in this intimate treasury of wit and wisdom, richard bolles, author of the job-hunting bible: WHAT COLOR IS YOUR PARACHUTE?, explores the spiritual aspects of finding one’s place in the work world. A guide to exploring the spiritual aspects of finding one’s mission in the workplace.
Taking Charge of Your Career Direction: Career Planning Guide, Book 1
With numerous personal inventories, core exercises, and real-life examples, this activity-oriented text helps you take stock of which career is right for you! Used book in Good Condition. Take charge of your own career! long described as the most complete, motivating, and logical career-planning book on the market, TAKING CHARGE OF YOUR CAREER DIRECTION provides you with the information you need to evaluate various opportunities in the world of work.
Do What You Are: Discover the Perfect Career for You Through the Secrets of Personality Type
Focusing on each type's strengths, do What You Are uses workbook exercises to help readers customize their job search, ensuring the best results in the shortest period of time. What hasn't changed is the power of Personality Type to help people achieve job satisfaction. This fifth edition is especially useful for millennials and for baby boomers experiencing midlife career switches.
The book leads readers step-by-step through the process of determining and verifying Personality Type. Then it identifies occupations that are popular with each Type, provides helpful case studies, and offers a rundown of each Type's work-related strengths and weaknesses. Do what you are: discover the perfect career for you through the secrets of personality type do what you are: discover thE PERFECT CAREER FOR YOU THROUGH THE SECRETS OF PERSONALITY TYPE.
Used book in Good Condition. The bestselling guide to finding career success and satisfaction through Personality Type is now thoroughly revised, expanded, and updated. Do what you are -- the time-honored classic that has already helped more than a million people find truly satisfying work -- is now updated to include jobs in today's hottest markets, including health services, education, and communications technology.
With the global economy's ups and downs, and the ascendancy of mobile communication, the migration to online work and study, the advent of astonishing new technology, so much has changed in the American workplace since this book's fourth edition was published in 2007.
What Color Is Your Parachute? Job-Hunter's Workbook, Fourth Edition
Bolles has been helping job-hunters for decades with his classic job-search guide, What Color Is Your Parachute? This revised and updated full-color workbook makes doing his highly effective Flower Exercise easy. With user-friendly exercises, and plenty of space to write, all-new material, the Job-Hunter’s Workbook will help you translate personal interests into marketable job skills.
Bolles walks job-hunters step by step through his famed self-inventory tool, the Flower Exercise, to discover their favorite skills and goals and create a picture of their ideal job or next career. Whether you’re a recent grad, a midlife career-changer, or simply out of work, What Color Is Your Parachute? Job-Hunter’s Workbook is your key to creating a picture of your ideal job or next career.
Career guru Richard N. Once you’ve completed the workbook, you’ll have a comprehensive picture of your dream job, and be able to target your ideal work situation. Simple step-by-step worksheets will illuminate your favorite transferable skills, job environments, values and goals, fields of knowledge, working conditions, and levels of responsibility and salary.
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The Power of Purpose: Find Meaning, Live Longer, Better
Do what you are: discover the perfect career for you through the secrets of personality type do what you are: discover thE PERFECT CAREER FOR YOU THROUGH THE SECRETS OF PERSONALITY TYPE. This third edition has been completely revised and updated. The 24-hour purpose retreat” includes seven mind-opening questions to help you unlock your purpose.
This revitalized guide will help you integrate it into everything you do. In this new edition of his bestselling classic, legendary personal coach Richard Leider offers brand-new tools and techniques for unlocking it. Purpose across the Ages” looks at how purpose can evolve during our lives. Purpose is fundamental and gives life meaning.
. And in “can science explain purpose?” we learn what researchers are discovering about how an increased sense of purpose can improve our health, longevity, happiness, healing, and productivity. Used book in Good Condition. Purpose is an active expression of our values and our compassion for others—it makes us want to get up in the morning and add value to the world.
Berrett-Koehler. The power of purpose details a graceful, practical, and ultimately spiritual process for making it central to your life. It gives us the will to live and to live long and well.
Career Development Interventions 5th Edition Merrill Couseling
Do what you are: discover the perfect career for you through the secrets of personality type do what you are: discover thE PERFECT CAREER FOR YOU THROUGH THE SECRETS OF PERSONALITY TYPE. Within its structured environment, practice what they learn, test their understanding, students see key concepts demonstrated through video clips, and receive feedback to guide their learning and ensure they master key learning outcomes.
Used book in Good Condition. Also available with mycounselinglab® this title is also available with MyCounselingLab—an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with the text to engage students and improve results. With four chapters devoted to career development in educational settings, middle and high school, higher education, it analyzes the various aspects of career development interventions for the elementary, and community audiences, and provides strategies for implementing career counseling techniques and creating and designing career development programs.
To order mycounselinglab® with pearson eText packaged with the bound book, use ISBN 0134055829. This comprehensive, planning tools, resources, assessments, top-selling text presents theories, and technologies relevant to modern career development in a practical approach that shows theory and research in action.
Note: this is the bound book only and does not include access to MyCounselingLab® with Pearson eText. Berrett-Koehler. The new edition of career development interventions features a stronger emphasis on the elementary school level, up-to-date coverage of the use of technology in career guidance/counseling, including the use of social media for job seeking, and the addition of new case studies and practical assignments throughout.
Career Theory and Practice: Learning Through Case Studies
Fouad use this case study approach throughout the book to provide an integrative thread that illustrates similarities and differences between the featured theories. Sage publications Inc. Do what you are: discover the perfect career for you through the secrets of personality type do what you are: discover thE PERFECT CAREER FOR YOU THROUGH THE SECRETS OF PERSONALITY TYPE.
. Swanson and Nadya A. I very much appreciated the book’s format, the examples, the discussion questions, and the richly developed case examples. Mary J. Students can see firsthand how the theories are interpreted and applied. Heppner, columbia, university of Missouri, commenting on the First Edition "The case study method is very effective.
The third edition has been updated and substantially expanded to be a primary text for a graduate course in Career Development and Counseling. Often they get a better understanding of their own lives and career history. Anne zachmeyer, rochester institute of Technology "Theory discussion is complete and usable for students; the quality of the text is strong.
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Assessment in Counseling: Procedures and Practices
Berrett-Koehler. Dr. Perfect for introductory classes, this text provides students and instructors with practical tools such as bolded key terminology; chapter pretests, summaries, and review questions; self-development and class activities; diverse case examples; practitioner perspectives illustrating assessment in action; and resources for further reading.
Danica hays provides guidance on the appropriate selection, interpretation, and communication of assessment results. In addition, globalization, a new chapter on future trends in assessment discusses the changing cultural landscape, and technology. Used book in Good Condition. Sage publications Inc. This edition covers more than 100 assessment instruments used to evaluate substance abuse and other mental health disorders, personal interests and values, academic aptitude and achievement, career and life planning, personality, intelligence, and interpersonal relationships.
The latest edition of this bestseller instructs and updates students and clinicians on the basic principles of psychological assessment and measurement, recent changes in assessment procedures, and the most widely used tests in counseling practice today. Do what you are: discover the perfect career for you through the secrets of personality type do what you are: discover thE PERFECT CAREER FOR YOU THROUGH THE SECRETS OF PERSONALITY TYPE.
The Black Academic's Guide to Winning Tenure--Without Losing Your Soul
For an african american scholar, who may be the lone minority in a department, navigating the tenure minefield can be a particularly harrowing process. Do what you are: discover the perfect career for you through the secrets of personality type do what you are: discover thE PERFECT CAREER FOR YOU THROUGH THE SECRETS OF PERSONALITY TYPE.
It is an essential handbook that will help black faculty survive and thrive in academia without losing their voices, or their integrity. Berrett-Koehler. Sage publications Inc. Used book in Good Condition. Kerry ann rockquemore and tracey Laszloffy go beyond standard professional resources to serve up practical advice for black faculty intent on playing and winning the tenure game.
Addressing head-on how power and the thorny politics of race converge in the academy, The Black Academic s Guide is full of invaluable tips and hard-earned wisdom. Used book in Good Condition.
Counseling the Culturally Diverse: Theory and Practice
The standard bearing guide for multicultural counseling courses now enhanced with research-based, topical, and pedagogical refinements Counseling the Culturally Diverse: Theory and Practice, 7th Edition is the new update to the seminal work on multicultural counseling. Most current work in multicultural mental health practice including careful consideration of the multicultural guidelines proposed by the American Psychological Association and the draft guidelines for Multicultural and Social Justice Counseling Competencies MSJCC 2015 from the American Counseling Association's Revision Committee.
Replete with real-world examples, this book explains why conversations revolving around racial issues remain so difficult, and provides specific techniques and advice for leading forthright and productive discussions. Used book in Good Condition. Indeed, reviewers believed it the most comprehensive of the texts published, racial identity development, implications of indigenous healing, interracial/interethnic counseling, and leads in coverage of microaggressions in counseling, social justice approaches to counseling, the sociopolitical nature of counseling, and cultural use of evidence-based practice.
Expanded attention to the emotive nature of the content so that the strong emotive reaction of students to the material does not prevent self-exploration a necessary component of cultural competence in the helping professions. Do what you are: discover the perfect career for you through the secrets of personality type do what you are: discover thE PERFECT CAREER FOR YOU THROUGH THE SECRETS OF PERSONALITY TYPE.
We have retained the 'implications for Clinical Practice' sections and added a new Summary after every chapter.