Best Book on Career Advice

author: Vikas Rana

It is tough to choose a career and it is vital that you choose a career which is not only rewarding but also something that aligns well with your interest. Like they say, if you love your job then you don’t have to work a day!

There are many 9 to 5 workers today who do not like their jobs. Every day they get up in the morning cursing their 9 to 5 job. Many of them end up working in a field which do not align with their interest or passion.

So, how do you decide a career making sure 10 yrs down the line you do not regret your decision?


If you need a good advice, What Colour is your parachute? is one of the best books to look for. If you are at a stage of choosing a career or changing one, then you must read this book.

In today’s challenging job-market, the time-tested advice of What Color Is Your Parachute? is needed more than ever. Recent grads facing a tough economic landscape, workers laid off mid-career, and people searching for an inspiring work-life change all look to career guru Richard N. Bolles for support, encouragement, and advice on which job-hunt strategies work–and which don’t. The author of this book solves the mystery of the entire job-search process, and give you exclusive tip from writing resumes to interviewing to networking, expertly guiding job-hunters toward their dream job.

Why Books are best for Advice?

Whether you are starting a business, or starting a new job, this is your time to learn and grow. Books are the best way to learn and grow from someone else’s experience. There are two ways to learn- either you spend years and years to experiment, fail multiple times and learn from your mistakes or you learn from other’s mistakes or follow their success formula which can be done be reading a good book.

Why books are important? Well, a book can be someone’s lifetime of experience all put together in one place. By spending a small amount of $20- $30, you can get access to someone’s years of skills, experience and success secrets.

If you wish to start reading, we highly recommend non-fiction books. These books give you an opportunity to learn. It can be a book on business, consulting, marketing, career, personal development, motivation or similar. Non-Fiction books are treasures and these treasures are available in any book stores or online stores in less than $30 in most cases. So, go discover your treasure!

Another reason you should be reading books is not just for the above mentioned factors but also for that fact that reading is a very good habit. Reading is meditative and makes you intellectual. When you read, you are giving yourself a chance to have “my-time” or your own personal time by getting away from hustle and bustle of daily lives and things that distract us. It helps us focus on ourselves. Reading gives us the chance to think sensibly. It takes us to a new world which makes us take a break from our life which is passing at a very fast pace. It helps us improve ourselves.

For now, those who are at the verge of heading to a new path of life – either choosing a new career or changing one, What colour is your parachute? is the best book we found.

Some online store where you can get this book- 

or you can grab from your local book store.

We hope this advice helps you with a rewarding career and a prosperous life.