What color is your parachute? For college : pave your path from major to meaningful work

Book
Published 2021
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Summary:

"A modern guide for students on how to choose a major, create a four-year plan, make the most of your college experience, land an internship, and successfully secure your first job." -- Provided by publisher.

ISBN:
9781984857569
1984857568
Edition:
First edition.
Description:
pages cm
Contents:
Introduction: You, the job search, and this book
Preparing for departure: Pack your backpack for the trip. Start off strong: Challenges, majors, and a plan ; Find career satisfaction through your interests and values ; Find career success through your skills and knowledge ; Design a workplace that fits
Take off: Parachute into your future. Survey the landscape and decide where to land ; Create your resume ; Start connections and conversations; LinkedIn, social media, and cover letters ; Establish significant conversations: Pitches, networking, and interviewing
Land: Find a destination that fits. Land a job and start your career ; Land an internship or short-term experience ; Land in graduate or professional school ; Land a gap experience.
LCCN:
2020042838
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