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Brilliant Graduate Career Handbook

Author: Judith Done,Rachel Mulvey

Publisher: Pearson UK

ISBN: 1292158891

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 352

View: 8406

The brand new 3rd edition of one of the UK’s bestselling graduate career guides that’s sold over 4,100 copies. Providing essential, life-changing guidance to help students get started on their graduate career, this indispensable guide helps readers discover how to make sense of their opportunities, weigh up their options and how to make the right choices. Packed with vital information and powerful ideas, tactics and strategies, it coaches readers in the positive mindset required to land a brilliant career. This new edition has been thoroughly updated with new content on managing the transition from student to graduate; updated data, stats and examples; and a full glossary of terms. There is also a section help tutors with teaching employability and career skills.

You're Hired! Graduate Career Handbook

Maximise Your Employability and Get a Graduate Job

Author: Tristram Hooley,Korin Grant

Publisher: Trotman, Limited

ISBN: 9781844556489

Category:

Page: 240

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Comprehensive guide to career planning and job hunting for students and graduates, organised in simple chapters to help readers address the various issues they experience as they move through uni and into work. Topics include: self-reflection, career planning, job research, networking, recruitment practices, employability skills and Plan B.

The Graduate Career Handbook

Making the Right Start for a Bright Future

Author: Shirley Jenner

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273644286

Category: College graduates

Page: 310

View: 9599

The Graduate Career Handbook covers the big issue facing all final year students - how to get a great job. By demystifying the recruitment and selection procedures, it allows graduates to be in control.

Handbook for Early Career Success

Author: Steven Lurie

Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing

ISBN: 1598588095

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 206

View: 9501

The Handbook for Early Career Success prepares you to manage your transition to the workplace with confidence, and flourish in the real world of personalities and organizational politics. This unique resource puts you in control of your future by teaching you: 1. Who you are as others see you using powerful personality style surveys and tools immediately applicable to workplace challenges. 2. How to effectively communicate, build relationships and maximize your impact all in a way that fits who you are. 3. The rules for achieving a successful, satisfying and self-directed career from day one. Acclaim for Handbook for Early Career Success ..". an excellent resource for young men and women entering the professional workforce. Lurie's approach is straight forward and easy to integrate into a workable strategy that will help mitigate mistakes that can derail a new professional career." Susan Greenbaum, Dean of Students, Stern School of Business Undergraduate College, New York University ..".a much needed practical guide that can make the difference between successfully launching a career or running into problems from the start. Lurie has made a major contribution with this text and has helped solve the problem of what to give to all soontobe or recent graduates." Ed Betof, Ed.D., Senior Fellow/Academic Director, Executive Program in Workplace Learning Leadership, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania ..".a virtual career GPS devise, helping people entering the workforce to navigate a strange and unfamiliar neighborhood - real life." Bob Defillippo, Chief Communications Officer, Prudential Financial ..".it resonated tremendously with me. It was really valuable to understand my Connecting Style, and just as valuable to understand the styles of the people I work with." Jeffrey Eisenberg, Advertising Programs Manager, Google "I loved this. It's excellent for early career - But great refresher for all regardless of career and years in career." JoAnn Ryan, CEO, Northwest Connecticut Chamber of Commerce Steven Lurie, Ph.D. is a psychologist who provides workshops and coaching that help prepare people with the personal self-awareness and interpersonal tools essential for success in school, the workplace and life. Dr. Lurie started Lurie Executive Development (LEDonline.com) in 1986 to help people move out of their comfort zones and live, learn and contribute to their full potential.

The Fast Track Promotion Handbook

Successful Behaviors for Career Advancement

Author: Scott Gibrich

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 0595363245

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 120

View: 8067

What business managers look for in their employees is a key set of success oriented behaviors. These key behaviors are discussed in this book and are powerful tools for earning spectacular performance recognition and regular promotions. The Fast Track Promotion Handbook delivers step-by-step critical and tactical performance essentials that will greatly accelerate your promotional momentum and general feeling of self worth in your career. Instead of spending years "learning the ropes", you can start your drive towards promotional success on the first day! Whether you're a recent graduate or a seasoned employee, this fast paced and entertaining handbook outlines a set of key behaviors, which will serve as your foundation for success allowing you to focus on the important stuff and avoid common career pitfalls.

Handbook of Cultural Psychology

Author: Shinobu Kitayama,Dov Cohen

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 1606236113

Category: Psychology

Page: 894

View: 1954

Bringing together leading authorities, this definitive handbook provides a comprehensive review of the field of cultural psychology. Major theoretical perspectives are explained, and methodological issues and challenges are discussed. The volume examines how topics fundamental to psychology?identity and social relations, the self, cognition, emotion and motivation, and development?are influenced by cultural meanings and practices. It also presents cutting-edge work on the psychological and evolutionary underpinnings of cultural stability and change. In all, more than 60 contributors have written over 30 chapters covering such diverse areas as food, love, religion, intelligence, language, attachment, narratives, and work.

Brilliant Employability Skills

How to stand out from the crowd in the graduate job market

Author: Frances Trought

Publisher: Pearson UK

ISBN: 1292158921

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 296

View: 9715

What makes you stand out in the market for that great graduate job? In the competitive market for graduate jobs, securing a good degree no longer sets you apart from other candidates – this book will provide you with the tools and techniques to allow you to gain and communicate the range of employability skills and behaviours that will make you stand out from the crowd and get the job that you want.

Great Jobs for Everyone 50+

Finding Work That Keeps You Happy and Healthy ... And Pays the Bills

Author: Kerry Hannon

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118240707

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 320

View: 2689

The how-to guide to finding profitable, fulfilling work after 50 Aimed at workers aged 50+ looking for a new job—whether they have been laid off or taken early retirement, need supplemental income, or want to pursue an encore career—Great Jobs for Everyone 50+ is the definitive guide to finding lasting financial security and personal and professional fulfillment. Opportunities abound—the trick is knowing where to look and what to expect. Whether readers are interested in trying jobs they've long dreamed of doing, or just want something with flexible hours that brings in a little extra income, this book covers all the options. As Americans live longer and healthier lives, the desire to work longer—for the income, the mental engagement, or the chance to give back—has grown. But there is little guidance for the 50+ crowd looking for work and few role models who've blazed a path. In Great Jobs for Everyone 50+, author and personal finance, retirement, and career transitions expert Kerry Hannon shows the way, with compelling stories from people who've been there. Presenting the nitty-gritty details of available job opportunities, wages to expect, typical hours, and the qualifications and savvy needed to get hired, the book is loaded with practical advice on how to prepare both professionally and financially to start out on a new adventure. Shows where the best opportunities for new employment lie Helps readers find profitable and rewarding jobs to save for retirement Understands that different workers want different things from their jobs and shows how to cast a wide net to find an opportunity that fits Provides incredible insights into working after 50 from Kerry Hannon, a nationally renowned expert in personal finance, retirement, and career transitions Motivational, inspirational, and thoroughly practical, Great Jobs for Everyone 50+ explains how to find part-time, temporary, work-at-home, or seasonal employment in profitable, rewarding jobs.

Little Black Book

Author: Otegha Uwagba

Publisher: Fourth Estate

ISBN: 9780008318987

Category:

Page: 160

View: 9336

'Little Black Book is THE book of the year for working women with drive' Refinery 29 The essential career handbook for creative working women. 'A compact gem' Stylist

The Newly Qualified Nurse's Handbook E-Book

A Survival Guide

Author: Bethann Siviter

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702047988

Category: Medical

Page: 256

View: 6809

This book has been prepared by professionals working in the UK. It is not a primer on clinical skills but an indispensable handbook and resource for the new nurses who are about to embark on their first job and need to develop nursing judgment and the ability to organise and deliver care. It is about learning how to think like a nurse - developing the judgment and behaviour that is essential in competent practice. With an immensely readable style this book uses a friendly, conversational manner, with realistic hints, tips, and examples from real life, to encourage nurses in the early days of their careers. Issues such as assertiveness, delegation, CVs and interviews, leadership, developing “nursing intuition , are covered as well as discussion about evidence based and reflective practice, direct entry into the community, and developing confidence in practice. This book will help nurses and students develop into competent and confident practitioners. • Written for newly qualified nurses by a nurse, therefore authentic • Case studies and quotes from nurses show readers that their thoughts and feelings are shared by others - this validation will reduce stress and uncertainty and give credibility • Humour and cartoons will make the text readable and fun to use • Hints, tips and practical advice will encourage the anxious graduate • Attractive 2-colour design will make the text more easily accessible

The Oxford Handbook of Health Economics

Author: Sherry Glied,Peter C. Smith

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199238820

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 967

View: 6987

This book provides an engaging, comprehensive review of health economics, with a focus on policy implications in the developed and developing world. Authoritative, but non-technical, it stresses the wide reach of the discipline - across nations, health systems, and areas within health and medical care.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Dentistry

Author: Laura Mitchell,David A. Mitchell,Lorna McCaul

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199553300

Category: Medical

Page: 800

View: 6254

This handbook covers the whole of clinical dentistry in a concise, easy to read format. It is suitable for and read by both undergraduate and qualified dentists. It is the largest selling book in this field and this new edition has been extensively rewritten, including a new chapter and contains many more pictures and diagrams in full colour. It has been recommended by reviewers as an essential purchase for ALL dental students and the qualified practitioner. InDentistry this is the book they all buy.

Brilliant Workplace Skills for Students and Graduates

Author: Bill Kirton

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780273757047

Category: Career education

Page: 299

View: 8200

This title is split into three parts. The first part deals with the basics of meeting and greeting communications, the second looks at problem solving and verbal communications. Finally part three deals with team work, and managing your boss, your customers and yourself.

Career Coach 2011

Your Personal Workbook for a Better Career

Author: Corinne Mills

Publisher: Trotman, Limited

ISBN: 9781844552702

Category: Career development

Page: 288

View: 1528

Bored with your job? Frustrated at work? Need a big career change but don't know what? Perhaps you've watched as colleagues have fast-tracked their careers while you've been left behind. Or maybe you've got friends and work mates who've reinvented their career and wish you could do the same. If you're feeling dissatisfied or stuck with your current career or job, then this book is radically going to change your prospects! How? You need your own one-to-one consultation with an inspiring careers coach – and that's what you'll find inside. By giving you the tools to match your experience and skills to the exciting new career you dream of - and a plan of how to get it – you'll be able to make your career aspirations a reality. Career Coach 2012 shows you how to take back control over your career. Using the latest career management techniques you'll develop your own personal step-by-step action plan to make your job and career aspirations a reality, whatever they may be. This practical workbook takes you through a full career analysis exactly like a real career coach would; follow the week-by-week programme and complete the insightful quizzes and questionnaires to help you pinpoint your personal strengths and skills. Then work out how to match your experience and potential to a fulfilling and successful career – and how to achieve it. Written by the UK's leading career management expert, Corinne Mills, you can be sure you're getting the best advice from someone who knows the UK job market inside out – unlike other books available which are written by American authors for job hunters in the US. Motivating and inspiring, Career Coach 2012 shows you how to make smart decisions about your future career so you can really turn your dreams into a reality. Don't be afraid to take the leap – reinvent your career and make it happen!

Career Coach

How to Plan Your Career and Land Your Perfect Job

Author: Corinne Mills

Publisher: Trotman, Limited

ISBN: 9781844556410

Category:

Page: 312

View: 5135

This workbook is like having a personal career coach. It's filled with quizzes, questionnaires and checklists to help job hunters and career changers discover their skills and strengths. Providing the latest career advice, it motivates graduates and working professionals alike to follow their dreams and land their perfect job.

Dude, Where's My Career?

The Guide for Baffled Graduates

Author: Tanya De Grunwald

Publisher: Summersdale Pub Limited

ISBN: 9781840246575

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 298

View: 5891

Where traditional careers guides are pitched at motivated 21-year-old jobseekers who already have some idea of what they want to do, 'Dude, Where's My Career?' is for the real-life graduate who's unprepared, uninspired, overwhelmed, freaking out - and losing confidence fast.

The Graduate Jobs Formula

Improve Your Employability and Land Your Dream Career

Author: Paul Redmond

Publisher: Trotman Education

ISBN: 9781844552115

Category: College graduates

Page: 240

View: 5493

Want to maximise your employability? Are you worried about your job prospects after graduation? Did you know there are 80 graduates fighting for every graduate job? The Graduate Jobs Formula is the new bible for students and graduates who want to know how to get their dream job after graduation. For many students the process of applying for a job after university can be a frightening prospect - and there are 80 applicants for every job! In today's job climate competition is tough and many companies are cutting back on graduate recruitment schemes, so to maximise your chances of getting the job, and career, you want, the Graduate Jobs Formula reveals how. This handbook is full of hard facts on maximising your employability, statistics, case studies of real graduates in employment and advice from its author, Paul Redmond, one of the UK's leading graduate destination experts. If you follow his tried and tested job formula you will ensure that no matter what your degree is you can be confident that you too will find a great job once you graduate. Graduate Jobs looks at the obstacles that might get in your way and the ways in which you can make yourself more employable - with this information you are equipped to start applying for jobs confidently and, more importantly, land that career that you really want.

Your Business Degree

Author: Rosalind McCulloch,Andrea Reid

Publisher: Pearson Australia

ISBN: 1486011675

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 261

View: 7222

Your Business Degree helps business and commerce students to maximise their chances of success in their degree studies and increase their readiness for employment after they graduate. By targeting the development of graduate competencies and academic skills, in line with TEQSA requirements, this book will help facilitate critical, minimum learning outcomes for any business student. It will be particularly appropriate for AACSB-accredited Business degrees as it is closely aligned to Assurance of Learning standards and requirements.

Little Black Book

A Toolkit for Working Women

Author: Otegha Uwagba

Publisher: Fourth Estate

ISBN: 9780008245115

Category: Career development

Page: 128

View: 9530

'Little Black Book is THE book of the year for working women with drive' Refinery 29The essential career handbook for creative working women. 'A compact gem' StylistLittle Black Book: A Toolkit For Working Women is the modern career guide every creative woman needs, whether you're just starting out or already have years of experience. Packed with fresh ideas and no-nonsense practical advice, this travel-sized career handbook is guaranteed to become your go-to resource when it comes to building the career you want. Writer Otegha Uwagba (one of Forbes European 30 Under 30) takes you through everything you need to build a successful self-made career: from how to negotiate a payrise to building a killer personal brand, via a crash course in networking like a pro, and tips for overcoming creative block. Plus Little Black Book is full of indispensable advice on how to thrive as a freelancer, and an entire chapter dedicated to helping you master the tricky art of public speaking. With contributions from trailblazing creative women including acclaimed author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Refinery29 co-founder Piera Gelardi, The Gentlewoman's Editor in Chief Penny Martin, and many more, Little Black Book is a curation of essential wisdom and hard-won career insights. Whether you're a thinker, a maker, an artist or an entrepreneur, you'll find plenty of inspiration for your working life here.

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