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What Color Is Your Parachute? for Teens

In today s uber-competitive climate, you can t just wing it when you graduate and count on finding a great job (or a great job finding you). It pays to figure out your interests early, so you can decide what additional schooling and tuition debt makes sense for your chosen field. In "What Color Is Your Parachute? For Teens," career authorities Carol Christen and Richard N. Bolles not only help you plan for these decisions, but also help you define the unique passions that will lead you to your dream job. With new chapters on social media and sustainable jobs along with all-new profiles of twentysomethings who ve found work in solar energy, magazine writing, and more this new edition has all the nitty-gritty details you need to get started now. Most importantly, it s packed with the 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."

Author Notes
  Carol Christen is a career strategist who has provided life/work planning since 1979. Specializing in working with teenagers, Carol lives along California's Central Coast.
Richard N. Bolles has been a leader in the job-hunting field for more than thirty-five years. Author of the best-selling career book What Color Is Your Parachute?, Bolles lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. Visit www.jobhuntersbible.com.
Jean M. Blomquist is a freelance editor and writer with experience as a college admissions counselor.