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Figure out what you want to do in life with this comprehensive career analysis tool.

What's New

bug fixes

App Description

The most popular job-hunting guide in the world, WHAT COLOR IS YOUR PARACHUTE?, has sold more than 10 million copies in 27 countries. Now, for the very first time, you can work through WHAT COLOR IS YOUR PARACHUTE? JOB-HUNTER’S WORKBOOK on your device. Step-by-step exercises will help you discover your favorite:

• Transferable skills
• Fields of knowledge
• Job environments
• Values and goals
• Working conditions
• Levels of responsibility and salary

Top career expert Richard N. Bolles is known as the founder of the modern career development field, and this is the first interactive tablet edition of his core suite of activities. A series of fun and interesting exercises feature drag-and-drop functionality and custom features such as:

• Flower Diagram that allows you to easily track your progress and displays progressive results
• Comprehensive, fully integrated help and hints
• Easy prioritization tools that help you make the right choices every time
• Sticky-note-style reminders
• Easy-view results lists
• Write-your-own-story feature
• Salary calculator
• Skills Grid to target your expertise and unlock your potential
• Holland Code exercise to discover your favorite people-environments

WHAT COLOR IS YOU PARACHUTE? JOB-HUNTER’S WORKBOOK is a stand-alone exercise that will guide you down the path to a better career. Having read the best-selling WHAT COLOR IS YOU PARACHUTE? is recommended, but not required!
View your progress as it unfolds and make easy adjustments along the way. Once completed, you’ll have a comprehensive picture of your dream job, and be able to target your ideal work situation.


“WHAT COLOR IS YOUR PARACHUTE? is about job-hunting and career-changing, but it’s also about figuring out who you are as a person and what you want out of life.”

“There’s PARACHUTE, and then there’s all the rest.”
--Career Planning and Adult Development Journal

“[PARACHUTE] is still arguably the best. And it is indisputably the most popular.”
--Fast Company

“PARACHUTE . . . remains the go-to guide for everyone from midlife-crisis boomer looking to change their careers to college students looking to start one.”
--New York Post

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App Changes

June 29, 2014 Price Decrease: $3.99 -> $0.99
October 21, 2013 New version 1.3
April 18, 2013 New version 1.2
March 20, 2013 Initial Release

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