If you’re a job seeker and haven’t got a copy of the book, ‘what color is your parachute?’, then I strongly recommend that you get one today ( or as soon as possible). The author Richard Bolles who has sold 10 million copies of the book took time out of his busy schedule to answer questions exclusively for a selection of members of my exclusive members’ list.
What you’re about to read is not a transcript, no! Richard kindly wrote the answers to a variety of questions posed by my members and in his answers provides bite-sized advice on how to figure out if you’ve blown an interview, why more than 50% of job seekers abandon their job search, and exactly which kinds of companies ‘yield the most opportunities.’
What drives you and how do you keep motivated?
This is a good question, put in a form popular in our culture, but not a form I’m comfortable with. “Drives you” implies you need a push, an energy —otherwise you’ll fall into lassitude or worse. I have no sense of that in my life. I started out with a firm faith in
— Dick Bolles (@ParachuteGuy) May 6, 2014