Skills for Success : Personal Development and Employability
This versatile resource is ideal for students on personal development modules from foundation through to postgraduate level. It can also be used independently by students from all disciplines.
- Paperback | 400 pages
- 189 x 246 x 20.32mm | 787g
- 05 Feb 2015
- MacMillan Education UK
- Red Globe Press
- London, United Kingdom
- 3rd ed. 2015
- 400 p.
Other books in this series
03 Feb 2014
12 Mar 2018
15 Sep 2011
29 Oct 2018
Back cover copy
- team-working skills
- emotional intelligence
- a reflective practitioner approach
- problem-solving and task management
- creative thinking skills.
This third edition has been thoroughly updated to give the best advice for planning your career in today's job market. It retains its unique, personalised approach, helping you to get the best out of your education. New to this edition:
- a brand new chapter on what employers are looking for
- a new introduction, with advice on how to take charge of your life, education and career
- additional guidance on career planning and strategies to help you get the job you want.
Whether you're just starting at college or university, or about to leave a postgraduate programme, Skills for Success will help you to think creatively and constructively about personal, academic and career goals.
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Reviews ofthe 1st edition:
'Excellent book, well constructed, a valuable learning resource for students.' - Department of Community Studies, Bradford College, UK
'This is a fantastic book packed with useful and interactive activities to enhance performance.' Department of Social Work, Bromley College of Further& Higher Education, UK
'Clear, concise and excellent layout to make for an easier understanding and read.' Business School, Middlesex University, UK
'I have found this book very useful in helping students construct their CVs/ applications. It is a useful teaching tool& a self-help guide.' Faculty of Health and Social Work, University of Plymouth, UK
About Stella Cottrell