SKILLS FOR SUCCESS: PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT AND EMPLOYABILITY
22 JAN 2015
This book enables students to think about personal, academic and career goals and to plan a path to success. It is full of activities that develop valuable career skills and can be considered as a follow on to The Study Skills Handbook, as it addresses the next stage in development for many students.
Introduction: Taking Charge of your Life, Learning and Career PART I: SELF-MANAGEMENT 1. The Vision: What does 'Success' Mean to You? 2. Know Yourself 3. Understanding your Personal Performance 4. Successful Self-Management PART II: PEOPLE AND TASKs 5. People Skills 6. Successful Problem-Solving and Task Management PART III: EXTEND YOUR THINKING 7. Thinking Outside of the Box 8. The Art of Reflection PART IV: EMPLOYABILITY: ENHANCING YOUR CAREER PROSPECTS 9. What do Employers Really Want? 10. Getting the Job You Want 11. Maintaining Good Personal Records 12. Drawing it Together 13. Resource Bank Useful Websites References Index