By reading this koob, you will learn how to explore, define, and actively pursue your dream job that will give you purpose and enjoyment in life.
You will also learn:
How to effectively search for a job with updated job-hunting skills;
How to use the “Parachute Approach” to paint a picture of your dream job;
How you can choose where you work by considering yourself to be a “helpful resource,” not a “job-beggar”;
How to prepare your online and offline resume;
Interviewing tips and pitfalls;
Salary negotiation secrets;
How to deal with prejudices in the hiring process;
How to change careers and/or start your own business.
The 2008 economic crisis changed the job-hunting game. Sending out your resume to many employers in a digital, modern, and cutthroat job market isn’t enough to get hired anymore. Even when employees do manage to secure a position, are they genuinely happy with their day-to-day work?
Richard N. Bolles unveils the “Parachute Approach”—a job-hunting method that requires the job hunter to invest significant time, energy, and thoughtfulness to find his/her dream job that starts with “you,” rather than “what.” Are you ready to find and go after your dream job?