Cornerstones for Career College Success
Edition: 3rd 2013 (Revised)
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Description: The Third Edition is written specifically for the career college student focusing on their unique needs with financial aid, study tips, motivation, learning strategies, and technology. Cornerstones for Career College Success will help career college students adjust to life in higher education, become self-motivated, master technology, use study strategies successfully, communicate more effectively, and create a dynamic job-search plan. Every student story is written by a student who graduated from a career college. New to this edition is the addition of Bloom's Taxonomy (critical thinking) integrated throughout and the total incorporation of SQ3R (reading comprehension). New chapters include,Connect, that focuses on using technology in the educational setting, Prosper, which offers updated financial management strategies such as information about student loans, scholarships, and managing debt, andPlan, the career planning chapter has been completely revised with many sample cover letters and resumes including scannable and electronic resume preparation.
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All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
List price: $86.60
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 1/24/2012
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 0.75" tall
|Preface BEGIN: The Goal of Cornerstones for Career College Success and Our Commitment to You|
|THRIVE: Creating Success, Guiding Change, and Setting Goals|
|PROSPER: Managing Your Money and Debts Wisely|
|ENGAGE: Developing Your Personal and Academic Motivation|
|PERSIST: Understanding the Culture of Your Institution|
|CONNECT: Connecting with Technology, Research, and Information Literacy|
|READ: Building Successful Reading Strategies for Print and Online Material|
|PRIORITIZE: Managing Your Time, Stress, and Health Wisley|
|LEARN: Discovering Your Learning Style, Dominant Intelligence, and Personality Type|
|RECORD: Cultivating Your Listening Skills and Developing a Note-Taking System that Works for You|
|STUDY: Developing Your Memory, Study, and Test-Taking Skills|
|THINK: Building Critical Thinking, Emotional Intelligence, and Problem-Solving Skills|
|COMMUNICATE: Communicating, Appreciating Diversity, and Managing Conflict|
|PLAN: Creating a Dynamic Employment Package and Job Search Plan|