This updated career guide for teens draws on the principles of What Color Is Your Parachute? to help students zero in on their favorite skills and find their perfect major or career. No idea what you want to be? No worries! This fun, rewarding guide will help you discover your passions, skills, and potential college majors and dream jobs. Why now? Because when you identify your interests and passions early, you can make informed decisions makes sense for your chosen field.
'Lose the Résumé' breaks down every aspect of job hunting, explaining what matters and what doesn't. It helps you gain a deeper perspective on who you are, what you're passionate about, the cultures in which you fit, the kind of bosses you should work for, and where you can bring the most value to organizations.
This 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.
'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. This newly streamlined edition features the latest resources, case studies, 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.
In today's business culture, the reality is that employees change jobs--frequently! Today's corporations focus on pleasing shareholders and managing costs, resulting in a workforce that's shifting significantly, with many savvy professionals to seize the benefits of the evolving career culture by working as freelancers, consultants, or independent contractors.
How To Get A Job You Love is a blueprint for anyone looking for work or planning a career change. Whether you're looking for your first job, a graduate or an experienced professional, this book will guides you through the process accompanied by a series of exercises to help you decide what kind of role suits you.
Students can be inspired and motivated to shape new habits to boost their employability. It will help students to identify potential opportunities, cultivate the skills that today's employers want, develop 'work-readiness' and make the most of internships and placements. This is an ideal resource for students of all levels looking for techniques and tips to help them improve their career prospects.