The Career Fitness Program : Exercising Your Options
For Career Development, Career Placement, Job Search, and Career/Life Planning courses/workshops.Designed to help students choose, change, or confirm career choices, this best-selling text/workbook is firmly focused on today's career realities and economy-with sufficient breadth to encourage change and growth for students of all ages, backgrounds, and specific circumstances. Exceptionally readable and "user-friendly," it offers a "complete" or "holistic" approach to career development and follows the standard sequence of career search and decision-making issues-Self-Assessment, The Job Market, Decision Making, and The Job Search. Every section is filled with positive-yet pragmatic-discussions, relevant exercises, and real-life examples of resources and techniques.
- Paperback | 304 pages
- 208.28 x 274.32 x 15.24mm | 612.35g
- 28 Aug 2001
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
- 6th edition
- references, index, bibliography
Table of contents
Introduction: On Your Mark...Get Set... I. PERSONAL ASSESSMENT. 1. Taking Stock. 2. Programming Yourself for Success. 3. Values Clarification. 4. Focusing on You: Personality and Interests. 5. Skills Assessment. II. THE WORLD OF WORK. 6. The World and You. 7. Information Integration. 8. Making Decisions. III. JOB SEARCH STRATEGY. 9. Targeting Your Job Search. 10. Preparing a Winning Resume. 11. Interviewing Successfully. 12. Future Focus. References. Bibliography. Index.