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The Business Student's Handbook

The Business Student's Handbook

Learning Skills for Study and Employment

  • Author: Sheila Cameron
  • Publisher: Pearson UK
  • ISBN: 0273749722
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 464
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The Business Student’s Handbook integrates study skills, interpersonal skills and work skills to help students gain better marks in their study and to transfer those skills for success in the workplace. The book covers a broad range of topics including: essential skills such as essay writing, exam technique and managing one’s studies, interpersonal skills such as working in teams, communicating and presenting, and work skills such as exploring problems, managing projects and improving creativity.

The Business Student's Guide to Study and Employability

The Business Student's Guide to Study and Employability

  • Author: Peter Morgan
  • Publisher: SAGE
  • ISBN: 1473934508
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 472
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Written in response to the pressures on universities to produce highly skilled and work-ready graduates and intended to map across a three year business course, this book contains the study and employability skills students need to succeed as a business student and graduate, from essential study, presentation and leadership skills to practical advice on getting that all-important job after university. Hands-on learning aids offer exercises for group work and self-study. Readers can expect the book to: Help them adapt to a new culture and environment by setting out what is expected and what they can expect at university Help them bridge the gap between school and university by developing essential study skills such as critical thinking and time management Help them develop transferable skills that are sought after by employers including presentation skills, leadership skills and commercial awareness Give them practical advice on getting that all-important job after university with chapters on CV writing, job hunting, interviewing and networking, among others The book is full of examples drawing on the author’s own personal experience with the final chapter offering words of advice from current graduates and employees working in lots of different sectors all over the world – including US, Europe, China and the UK. The book is complimented by a companion website featuring a range of tools and resources for lecturers and students, including an instructor manual and PowerPoint slides, answers and guidance on skills assessment tasks, templates and examples to download as well as additional chapter content on topics such as plagarism and essay writing. Suitable for all students taking a business degree.

Essential Study and Employment Skills for Business and Management Students

Essential Study and Employment Skills for Business and Management Students

  • Author: Kevin Gallagher
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • ISBN: 0198724004
  • Category: Business communication
  • Page: 336
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Previous edition: published as Skills development for business and management students. 2013.

Academic Writing Skills for International Students

Academic Writing Skills for International Students

  • Author: Siew Hean Read
  • Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
  • ISBN: 1352003767
  • Category:
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Writing Skills for Education Stude

Writing Skills for Education Stude

  • Author: Charlotte Barrow and Rebecca Westrup
  • Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
  • ISBN: 1137610190
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Academic Success

Academic Success

  • Author: Jean Brick, Nick Wilson, Deanna Wong and Maria Herke
  • Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
  • ISBN: 1352002639
  • Category:
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Studying for your Future Employability

Studying for your Future Employability

A business student’s guide

  • Author: Sheila Tyler
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • ISBN: 1317564022
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 396
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How employable will you be when you graduate from your business and management degree? How can you ensure that your time as a student is spent developing skills essential to the business world? Will you be poised to take on the job market with confidence and land your dream job? This study guide bridges the gap between your degree and your future career by connecting your study skills to the professional ones you’ll need. Designed to be a companion throughout your degree, this easy-to-use reference work simultaneously develops your employability whilst also helping you to succeed at university. Throughout your studies it will keep you focused on your future career by: teaching ‘bridging skills’ that enable you to apply your learning to professional practice showing how study skills such as diagnostics, planning and management, critical reading and knowledge transformation are used in the workplace demonstrating why ‘thinking skills’ such as critical thinking and reflection, developing arguments, problem solving, decision making, creative thinking and ethical thinking are vital to employers helping you to understand, early in your degree, what employers are looking for so that you can develop ‘career readiness’ as you study and gain work experience guiding you in developing a unique, evidence-based CV and using self-knowledge to make the right career choice. Studying for your Future Employability provides a range of scenarios and activities to demonstrate the links between study skills and professional skills, along with techniques familiar in the workplace. With IT skills embedded throughout, this is the perfect study skills textbook to accompany business and management students who want to make their time in education count.

Studieren - Das Handbuch

Studieren - Das Handbuch

  • Author: Stella Cottrell
  • Publisher: Spektrum Akademischer Verlag
  • ISBN: 9783827423603
  • Category: Science
  • Page: 352
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Studieren ist schwierig? - Nicht mit diesem Buch! Dieser praktische Leitfaden für Studienanfänger vermittelt grundlegende „Soft Skills“ (vom „Lernen lernen“ über Selbsteinschätzung, Zeit-, Projekt- und Stressmanagement bis zu Gedächtnis- und Schreibtraining, Prüfungs- und Klausursituationen sowie Karriereplanung u.v.m.) - locker präsentiert, in handliche Einheiten verpackt und je nach Bedarf selektiv nutzbar. Viele eingestreute kleine Tipps stehen neben Mini-Fragebögen, Kopiervorlagen für Tabellen, die man nicht im Buch ausfüllen möchte, und ähnlichen Hilfsmitteln. Das unterhaltsam-informative Werk beruht auf dem englischen Bestseller The Study Skilly Handbook und eignet sich für Abiturienten mit Studienwunsch, Studienanfänger verschiedenster Disziplinen und Quereinsteiger als Wegweiser durch die vielfältigen Anforderungen im "Studiendschungel".

Handbook of Research on Instructional Systems and Technology

Handbook of Research on Instructional Systems and Technology

  • Author: Kidd, Terry T.
  • Publisher: IGI Global
  • ISBN: 1599048663
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 1110
  • View: 8684
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"This book provides information on different styles of instructional design methodologies, tips, and strategies on how to use technology to facilitate active learning and techniques to help faculty and researchers develop online instructional and teaching materials. It enables libraries to provide a foundational reference for researchers, educators, administrators, and others in the context of instructional systems and technology"--Provided by publisher.

The Exam Skills Handbook

The Exam Skills Handbook

Achieving Peak Performance

  • Author: Stella Cottrell
  • Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
  • ISBN: 1137013567
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 288
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Provides an easy-to-follow set of strategies and techniques that build to a plan for achieving your best possible exam performance. It gives practical step-by-step guidance in long-term planning for optimal performance through to last minute revision strategies. This fully updated, two-colour edition includes two brand new chapters.

Study Skills For Business And Management Students

Study Skills For Business And Management Students

  • Author: Allan, Barbara
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
  • ISBN: 0335228542
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 227
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This concise text which contextualises study skills within the specific discipline of management helps students to understand the structure and nature of management, academic practices and their relevance to the workplace, and also the importance of reflective practice.

Great Ways to Learn Anatomy and Physiology

Great Ways to Learn Anatomy and Physiology

  • Author: Charmaine McKissock
  • Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
  • ISBN: 1137014083
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 192
  • View: 5193
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This highly visual text is the perfect companion for anyone studying anatomy and physiology. Offering innovative techniques to help students with their learning, this user-friendly, accessible study skills text is the perfect accompaniment to any course or textbook. Complex processes are brought to life with imaginative diagrams and storylines which aid understanding, reinforce memory and also support students with memory, dyslexic or mathematical difficulties.

Skills Development for Business and Management Students

Skills Development for Business and Management Students

Study and Employability

  • Author: Kevin Gallagher
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • ISBN: 0199644268
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 296
  • View: 8339
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Today's graduates are required to be well-equipped in professional skills, study skills and emotional competency. This textbook is specifically written for business & management students to help them identify and focus on the specific skills relevant to their area of study and future careers.

Designing and Managing a Research Project

Designing and Managing a Research Project

A Business Student's Guide

  • Author: Michael Jay Polonsky,David S. Waller
  • Publisher: SAGE
  • ISBN: 1412977754
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 279
  • View: 2060
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This practical, step-by-step guide shows business students how to successfully conduct a research project, from choosing the topic to presenting the results. The book is divided into sections on preparing and planning the project, undertaking the research, and communicating the results. The authors have applied their many years of experience in supervising student projects to provide examples of actual research problems and to offer practical solutions. Unique to this book is the inclusion of chapters on topics such as supervision, group work and ethics, and both qualitative and quantitative data analysis. This student-friendly guide will be ideal for supporting undergraduate research projects in business and management, as well as MBA assignments and other graduate classes in applied fields such as public administration and health care administration.

The MBA Handbook

The MBA Handbook

Skills for Mastering Management

  • Author: Sheila Cameron
  • Publisher: Pearson Education
  • ISBN: 9780136138730
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 481
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Undertaking any postgraduate management study is a big investment on many levels. The MBA Handbook, sixth edition explains what will be expected from you on a personal, professional and academic level and is designed to prepare and support you throughout your studies. The book is clearly structured and simply written around the following sections: Pre-course preparation – Decide which qualification is right for you and plan your time and your funds. Check your study skills are up to scratch and recognise your own strengths and areas for improvement. Studying – Familiarise yourself with all forms of teaching and assessment used on your course. Find out what your lecturers are looking for and learn how to boost your grades.

Teaching, Learning and Study Skills

Teaching, Learning and Study Skills

A Guide for Tutors

  • Author: Tom Burns,Sandra Sinfield
  • Publisher: SAGE
  • ISBN: 1446223973
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 288
  • View: 2120
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'This is an essential guide for anyone aspiring to teach in Higher Education in the UK. Not just because it is packed with practical tips and even lecture notes but crucially because it explains the nature of university teaching in the wake of the 'widening participation' agenda... In summary this book is well worth reading' - Educate Journal This is a book for tutors, lecturers and teachers in further and higher education, who need to teach their students how to study, learn and communicate effectively. Based around the same techniques and contents as Tom and Sandra's book Essential Study Skills, which is itself based on many years experience of teaching and mentoring students in higher education, this book is intended to work with traditional and non-traditional students. The material will be suitable for institutions concerned with widening participation; with student retention; with quality enhancement; with equal opportunities and with professional and staff development. SAGE Study Skills are essential study guides for students of all levels. From how to write great essays and succeeding at university, to writing your undergraduate dissertation and doing postgraduate research, SAGE Study Skills help you get the best from your time at university. Visit the SAGE Study Skills website for tips, quizzes and videos on study success!

Understanding Business: Markets

Understanding Business: Markets

A Multidimensional Approach to the Market Economy

  • Author: Vivek Suneja
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1134555970
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 304
  • View: 2638
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How do markets work? This reader introduces the student to the workings of the market, explaining both the reasons for its success and its shortcomings. Throughout, the text encourages a critical approach demonstrating the diversity of market economies. In particular it explores: the social nature of market economies the range of approaches to the study of the market: Marxist, Austrian, Keynesian and institutional economics are discussed as alternatives to the neo-classical mainstream the differences between Anglo-American, European and Asian economic models the historical development of markets globalisation: its extent and its impact the costs and the benefits of markets With chapters by Will Hutton, John Gray and Eric Hobsbawm, this reader provides an excellent introduction.

The Business Skills Handbook

The Business Skills Handbook

  • Author: Roy Horn
  • Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers
  • ISBN: 1843983397
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 536
  • View: 9849
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How do you develop leadership skills or give a successful presentation? What difference can effective thinking and critical reading make to your performance? How can you get and stay organized to meet deadlines? The first book of its kind to cover all the business skills that students need at university and at work, The Business Skills Handbook covers all the practical, cognitive, technical and development skills that students need to succeed, from organising life and work to developing good writing and teamwork skills. Mapped to the learning outcomes of the CIPD Level 7 Advanced Developing Skills for Business Leadership module, and with a focus on experiential learning to get students assessing and developing their skills, The Business Skills Handbook is designed to help students manage themselves more effectively, make justifiable decisions and problem solve more effectively, lead and influence others, interpret financial information, manage financial resources, demonstrate IT proficiency and demonstrate competence in postgraduate study skills. Online supporting resources include an instructor's manual, lecture slides and figures and tables from the book.

The Wiley Blackwell Handbook of the Psychology of Training, Development, and Performance Improvement

The Wiley Blackwell Handbook of the Psychology of Training, Development, and Performance Improvement

  • Author: Kurt Kraiger,Jonathan Passmore,Nuno Rebelo dos Santos,Sigmar Malvezzi
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118744624
  • Category: Psychology
  • Page: 552
  • View: 8189
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The latest Wiley Blackwell Handbook of OrganizationalPsychology uses a psychological perspective, and a uniquelyglobal focus, to review the latest literature and research in theinterconnected fields of training, development, and performanceappraisal. Maintains a truly global focus on the field with topinternational contributors exploring research and practice fromaround the world Offers researchers and professionals essential information forbuilding a talented organization, a critical and challenging taskfor organizational success in the 21st century Covers a diverse range of topics, including needs analysis, jobdesign, active learning, self-regulation, simulation approaches,360-degree feedback, and virtual learning environments

The Independent Schools Guide 2008-2009

The Independent Schools Guide 2008-2009

  • Author: Gabbitas Educational Consultants
  • Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers
  • ISBN: 9780749445676
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 566
  • View: 5368
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Few decisions are harder to make for a parent than finding a suitable school for their child. The Independent Schools Guide, now in its twelth edition, provides the detailed information parents need to make a fully informed choice. It includes extensive indices for over 2,000 schools, classified by county, religious affiliation, sex, provision for dyslexia plus details of specialist schools. There is also useful advice on school fee planning, plus details of scholarships, bursaries and other awards. This up-to-date guide provides thorough information on the levels of awards including GCSEs, A Levels, Scottish examinations, GNVQs and the International Baccalaureate. There is also guidance for overseas parents, including advice on language support and guardianship for children attending boarding school in the United Kingdom. Complete with a parent's guide to the sixth form and beyond, covering university entry and careers, and a directory of useful addresses and associations, this is invaluable reading for any parent seeking educational advice.