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Bolles, Richard Nelson

Overview
Works: 276 works in 1,293 publications in 3 languages and 39,737 library holdings
Genres: Reference works  Periodicals  Directories  Juvenile works  Literature  Handbooks and manuals  Life skills guides 
Roles: Author, wpr, Publishing director, Author of introduction, Editor, Creator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: HF5382.7, 650.14
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Most widely held works about Richard Nelson Bolles
 
Most widely held works by Richard Nelson Bolles
What color is your parachute? : a practical manual for job-hunters and career-changers by Richard Nelson Bolles( Book )

404 editions published between 1970 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 13,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
What color is your parachute? by Richard Nelson Bolles( )

in English and held by 2,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How many jobs are out there, in this economy?" "Where do I go from here with my life?" These are some of the questions at the forefront of the modern job-searcher's mind. And they are thoroughly and thoughtfully answered with all-new chapters in the 2011 edition of What Color Is Your Parachute?, the best-selling job-hunting book in the world for more than three decades - in good times and bad
The three boxes of life : and how to get out of them : an introduction to life/work planning by Richard Nelson Bolles( Book )

11 editions published between 1968 and 1981 in English and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to job hunting and career planning, and how to deal with the transitions which accompany them
What color is your parachute? guide to rethinking resumes : write a winning resume and cover letter and land your dream job by Richard Nelson Bolles( Book )

21 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to writing resumes for the twenty-first century provides tips, frequently asked questions, and keywords in order to ensure an interview
What color is your parachute? for teens : discovering yourself, defining your future by Richard Nelson Bolles( Book )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a guide for teens on planning a career, providing advice on how to pursue a dream job, including tips on writing resumes, conducting online job searches, starting a business, making contacts, interviewing, and negotiating salaries
The job-hunter's survival guide : how to find hope and rewarding work even when "there are no jobs" by Richard Nelson Bolles( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An emergency, essentials-only guide to finding a job--even your dream job--in a challenging economic climate, from the author of classic career guide What Color Is Your Parachute?"--Provided by publisher
Find your fit : a practical guide to landing a job you'll love by Susan A Kaiden( )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find Your Fit guides you through answering foundational questions like: What do I want to do with my career? Where should I do it? And how do I get there? As you develop a strong sense of self-awareness, you'll be able to identify the work environment best for you, shape your online identity, and network more effectively by focusing on people instead of openings. You'll learn about coveted employee referrals, and how to get one at your target company. With the help of experienced career coaches, you'll be able to handle any kind of interview. And, you'll become familiar with the pre-employment testing and assessments increasingly common today
What color is your parachute? for retirement : planning a prosperous, healthy, and happy future by John E Nelson( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A revised edition of the definitive retirement guide for people of all career stages"--Provided by publisher
What color is your parachute? : guide to job-hunting online by Mark Emery Bolles( Book )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An indispensable reference for launching and navigating a productive online job search, completely revised and updated by nontraditional career expert Mark Emery Bolles and renowned career authority Richard Bolles. As the economy continues to challenge employers and confound job seekers, the Internet continues to expand, providing more opportunities--and pitfalls--than can be reasonably explored. Understanding how to use online resources has become an essential skill and What Color Is Your Parachute? Guide to Job-Hunting Online will help overwhelmed job hunters get the most out of search engines, databases, career/job sites, social networking, personal websites, blogging, and more. It also covers controversial issues such as maintaining privacy, keeping up with new technology, and where and how not to look for a job online"--
What color is your parachute? 2019 : a practical manual for job-hunters and career-changers by Richard Nelson Bolles( Book )

12 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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.--
What color is your parachute? 2020 : a practical manual for job-hunters and career-changers by Richard Nelson Bolles( Book )

9 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With more than 10 million copies sold in 28 countries, the world's most popular job-search book is updated for 2020, tailoring Richard Bolles's long-trusted guidance with up-to-the-minute information and advice for today's job-hunters and career-changers. 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. 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
Job-hunting on the Internet by Richard Nelson Bolles( Book )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A companion book to What Color Is Your Parachute? to teach readers how to use the Internet in the job hunt"--Provided by publisher
What color is your parachute?, 2012 by Richard Nelson Bolles( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Barnes & Noble: It began as a seventies word-of-mouth bestseller; now, forty years later, with ten million copies sold, Richard Bolles' What Color Is Your Parachute ranks as the most popular job-hunting book in the history of the world. Sharpened from year to year and decade to decade, this carefully conceived 384-page guidebook contains the current information you need to use Internet job-search and online social media sites more efficiently. In addition, readers can tap an update version of the book's valuable Transferable Skills Inventory and job-field exercises. A treasure trove for recent graduates and career-changers alike
The 6 reasons you'll get the job : what employers look for--whether they know it or not by Debra Angel MacDougall( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presentation, Ability, Dependability, Motivation, Attitude, Network. These qualities may sound familiar, but you'll be surprised at how employers judge them. You'll discover how to promote these six qualities to your advantage so employers take notice
What color is your parachute? for teens : discover yourself, design your future, and plan for your dream job by Carol Christen( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This updated career guide for teens draws on the principles of "What Color Is Your Parachute?" to help high school and college students zero in on their favorite skills and find their perfect major or career
How to find your mission in life by Richard Nelson Bolles( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the spiritual aspects of finding one's place in the world; how to make the most of your unique natural gifts and how to find a vocation that is both socially responsible and personally fulfilling
What color is your parachute? for retirement : planning now for the life you want by Richard Nelson Bolles( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a step-by-step guide to planning for retirement, with practical exercises that address issues including financial planning and healthcare
What color is your parachute? 2017 edition : a practical manual for job-hunters and career-changers by Richard Nelson Bolles( Book )

17 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The world's most popular job-search book is updated for 2017 to tailor its long-trusted guidance with up-to-the-minute information and advice for today's job-hunters and career-changers, "--Amazon.com
Job-hunting online : a guide to job listings, message boards, research sites, the UnderWeb, counseling, networking, self-assessment tools, niche sites by Mark Emery Bolles( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Helps job searchers integrate the Internet into an efficient job-hunting strategy"--Provided by publisher
 
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The three boxes of life : and how to get out of them : an introduction to life/work planning
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The three boxes of life : and how to get out of them : an introduction to life/work planningWhat color is your parachute? for teens : discovering yourself, defining your futureThe job-hunter's survival guide : how to find hope and rewarding work even when "there are no jobs"What color is your parachute? for retirement : planning a prosperous, healthy, and happy futureWhat color is your parachute? : guide to job-hunting onlineJob-hunting on the InternetWhat color is your parachute?, 2012The 6 reasons you'll get the job : what employers look for--whether they know it or not
Alternative Names
Bolles, Dick

Bolles, Dick, 1927-

Bolles, Richard

Bolles, Richard N.

Bolles, Richard N. 1927-

Bolles, Richard N. 1927-2017

Bolles, Richard N. (Richard Nelson)

Bolles, Richard Nelson

Boulsas Ričardas Nelsonas

Nelson Bolles, Richard

Nelson-Bolles, Richard 1927-

Nelson-Bolles, Richard 1927-2017

Richard Nelson Bolles Amerikaans schrijver

Richard Nelson Bolles Author

Richard Nelson Bolles écrivain américain

Richard Nelson Bolles escriptor estatunidenc

Richard Nelson Bolles escritor estadounidense

Richard Nelson Bolles escritor estauxunidense (1927–2017)

Richard Nelson Bolles scrittore statunitense

Richard Nelson Bolles údar

Richard Nelson Bolles US-amerikanischer Buchautor

ريتشارد نيلسون بولز كاتب من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

볼스, 리차드 N. 1927-2017

볼스, 리처드 N. 1927-2017

볼스, 리처드 넬슨

볼스, 리처드 넬슨 1927-2017

ボールズ, リチャード・ネルソン

ボレス, リチャード N.

リチャード・ネルソン・ボレス

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French (5)

Spanish (2)