What Color Is Your Parachute? for Teens, Third Edition

What Color Is Your Parachute? for Teens, Third Edition This Updated Career Guide For Teens Draws On The Principles Of What Color Is Your Parachuteto Help High School And College 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 Draws On The Time Tested Principles Of The Career Classic What Color Is Your Parachuteto 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 On What Additional Schooling And Tuition Debt Makes Sense For Your Chosen Field With Fresh Updates On The Specific Challenges Of Today S Job Market, This New Edition Features Activities And Advice On Information Interviewing, Social Media, Internships, And Most Importantly, It S Packed With Big Picture Advice That Will Set You Up To Land The Job That S Perfect For Who You Are And Who You Want To Be. This review is also available on my blog, Read Till Dawn.I m a high school junior almost senior You know what that means I m big time stressing about college After years of deliberating I ve gotten no closer to a definitive decision about what career I want to pursue in college Computer science Information Technologies Accounting Publishing Who knows So when I saw that I could get a review copy of What Color is Your Parachute, I jumped at the chance.But of course, I mentioned I m a junior planning to go to college And you may not have noticed, but it s May otherwise known to high school students worldwide as AP testing month I got through about half of the first chapter and then completely dropped it because my brain was too tired to do anything in my free time but watch I Love Lucy.I m back, though, and I spent the last week slowly working my way through the rest of the book I can t say I enjoyed reading it, because it s not that kind of book, but I do think it was very thought provoking The parachute idea is genius, it real
I flipped through this book and think it may be a good resource for teens who are not sure who they want to be Although my kids seem to be set on their chosen professions, I will keep this book in mind in case they change their mind Just to note, this
Remember the original hanging around my house, and this is written for teens without cheesy references My high school seminar students will benefit from the practical strategies IF my grant for a class set of books is funded No I love CSI so I will be in forensic scientist
Enlightening DISCLAIMER I RECEIVED THIS BOOK FOR FREE AS PART OF THE BLOGGING FOR BOOKS PROGRAM, IN EXCHANGE FOR AN HONEST REVIEW NO OTHER FORM OF COMPENSATION WAS GIVEN, AND ALL OPINIONS EXPRESSED IN THIS REVIEW ARE MY OWN OVERVIEW I love science I love computers, making them bend to my will programming them, and technology That all adds up to Computer Science, of which I will major in However, that decision hasn t always been concrete In order to major in the sciences, one had to possess an inordinate amount of intelligence, I thought I ain t that smart, I thought So, I took personality tests, major quizzes, everything I could get my hands on Still Computer Science Still, I wasn t sure I scoured the sites of colleges I was interested in, but they didn t answer my question Am I really qualified for this Then, I started to read books like WHAT COLOR IS YOUR PARACHUTE Cue light bulb moment.I got the skillz, and I can totally pursue my major With confidence, ya ll.Many of us are at that stage of life when deciding a career path is, well, stressful So, I had high hopes for this book Now, at first, I thought WHAT COLOR IS YOUR PARACHUTE was going to be one of the follow your dreams kind While I m all for my dreams of becoming a published author, I m not exactly smart enough to make any real money off my writing yet So, I typically avoid b
I am ashamed of myself On the very same day that I started reading this book, I gave it up I started reading it because I had decided that I would use this summer in a productive way The particular productive way was to explore different career options, then what I would need to study in college to pursue those careers, and then start narrowing down my college options.This book really didn t help me with that I got bored quickly, and quickly
I thought this book was helpful for the most part In my opinion certain parts of the book are best to read at certain points in your life Like part one is best to read when you re in 8th or 9th grade and part three is like for when you re in college, searching for your first job dealing with your major I found this section kind of over whelming since I m not there yet I m only going to be a senior in high school I would
This book has a lot of helpful information and advice I read it through, and now I want to go back and do some of the exercises that I think will be helpful as I start my own business I liked how the writing was professional, but easy to follow and to read I would recommend this to any of my teen young adult friends, with the reminder that the world thinks differently than Christians, and so the why we
While this was very useful to me and the exercises appealed to me, I found that I just didn t want to put the effort required into copying all the charts and pictures and everything so I could actually do them I borrowed the book As a result, I didn t real
A fairly quick read for a work project As a title modified title from the original for teens, this book contains some sensible, practical advice about career planning and goal setting It does its best to stay current, noting some trends and reporting the death of paper resumes.

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  • Paperback
  • 192 pages
  • What Color Is Your Parachute? for Teens, Third Edition
  • Richard Nelson Bolles
  • 23 June 2017
  • 9781607745778