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Benefits in personal diagnostic testing

The value in personal diagnostic exercises and activities is usually not that you may experience a major epiphany (you likely will not), but often simply in articulating something about yourself, your goals or desires, etc., that on later reflection you realise you knew at some level all along. Such exercises can help make something stand out in clear relief against the potentially complex and messy background of your life. Indirect benefits of...(continued)

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What color is your parachute?

The most well-known and regarded job-hunting guide for the past twenty years or more remains Richard Nelson Bolles's book, What Color is Your Parachute? (Ten Speed Press, New York). Along with its accompanying websites, including jobhuntersbible.com, the book is updated at least every year and offers comprehensive but accessible approaches to job hunting and career strategy.

WCIYP is written in a chatty, casual tone, so you don't always get quickly...(continued)

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