What Color Is Your Parachute? for Teens, Third Edition (Paperback)

Discover Yourself, Design Your Future, and Plan for Your Dream Job

By Carol Christen, Richard N. Bolles

Ten Speed Press, 9781607745778, 192pp.

Publication Date: April 21, 2015



This updated career guide for teens draws on the principles of What Color Is Your Parachute? to 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 Parachute? to 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 more. 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.

About the Author

CAROL CHRISTEN is a career strategist who has worked extensively with teenagers and young adults. She lives with her husband in Butte, Montana. RICHARD N. BOLLES is the author of What Color Is Your Parachute? He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.