One of the first job-hunting books on the market. It is still arguably the best. And it is indisputably the most popular.”
“Ideally, everyone should read What Color Is Your Parachute?
in the tenth grade and again every year thereafter.”
“What Color Is Your Parachute?
is about job-hunting and career-changing, but it’s also about figuring out who you are as a person and what you want out of life.”
About the Author
RICHARD N. BOLLES has led the job-search field for more than 40 years. A member of Mensa and the Society for Human Resource Management, he has been the keynote speaker at hundreds of conferences. Bolles holds a bachelor's degree cum laude in physics from Harvard University, a master's degree from General Theological (Episcopal) Seminary in New York City, and three honorary doctorates. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.