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How to Get a Job and Keep it

How to Get a Job and Keep it

Career and Life Skills You Need to Succeed

  • Author: Susan Morem
  • Publisher: Infobase Publishing
  • ISBN: 0816067759
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 212
  • View: 7575
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Offers information and advice on how to survive and thrive in the workplace, including interview dos and don'ts and tips on communicating with coworkers.

Physical Therapy Professional Foundations

Physical Therapy Professional Foundations

Keys to Success in School and Career

  • Author: Kathleen A. Curtis
  • Publisher: SLACK Incorporated
  • ISBN: 9781556424113
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 288
  • View: 1545
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"This book was written to help preprofessional students make healthly choices about entering the field of physical therapy, to assist physical therapy students to establish sound habits and realistic expectiations, and to facilitate success for new graduates in the transition from the the academic setting to clinical practice. Clinical and academic faculty may also find these ideas useful in advising students at various stages in the professional education process." (Preface).

Careers in Marketing

Careers in Marketing

  • Author: WetFeet (Firm)
  • Publisher: WETFEET, INC.
  • ISBN: 1582077592
  • Category: Job hunting
  • Page: 96
  • View: 1118
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Career Development in Higher Education

Career Development in Higher Education

  • Author: John Patrick,Grafton T. Eliason,Jeff L. Samide
  • Publisher: IAP
  • ISBN: 1617355100
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 419
  • View: 7473
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The purpose of Career Development in Higher Education is to provide a broad and indepth look at the field of career development as it applies to individuals involved in higher education activities, in a variety of educational and vocational training settings. The book will examine some of the field’s major themes, approaches and assumptions using the writings of a variety of regional and international experts/authors. Specific emphasis is spent examining issues reflective of today’s challenges in developing and maintaining a workforce that is diverse, flexible and efficient. Readers will be provided with an action based framework built on the best available research information.

Knock 'em Dead - Secrets & Strategies for First-Time Job Seekers

Knock 'em Dead - Secrets & Strategies for First-Time Job Seekers

  • Author: Martin Yate
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
  • ISBN: 1440536783
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 256
  • View: 7194
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Features advice for first-time job seekers on finding employment and building a professional career, addressing such topics as râesumâe writing, interviewing, negotiating, advancing within a company, and changing jobs.

Holding the Edge

Holding the Edge

Maintaining the Defense Technology Base : Summary

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: DIANE Publishing
  • ISBN: 142892227X
  • Category: Arms transfers
  • Page: 34
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Die entscheidenden 90 Tage

Die entscheidenden 90 Tage

So meistern Sie jede neue Managementaufgabe

  • Author: Michael Watkins
  • Publisher: Campus Verlag
  • ISBN: 3593501295
  • Category: Law
  • Page: 247
  • View: 3049
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Michael Watkins gibt Managern aller Ebenen einen überzeugenden Zehn-Punkte-Plan an die Hand, der die strategische Grundlage für langfristigen Erfolg in einer neuen Position legt. Er zeigt unter anderem, wie man die Situation des Unternehmens umfassend analysiert, die eigenen Stärken und Schwächen erkennt und ein schlagkräftiges Team zusammenstellt. In der Neuauflage geht Watkins auf die neuesten Entwicklungen des Executive Onboarding ein, wie zum Beispiel die verbesserte Kommunikation und Führung des Teams oder die strategische Ausrichtung von Organisationen. Wer in den ersten 90 Tagen die richtigen Entscheidungen trifft, wird seine neue Aufgabe erfolgreich meistern.

Student Employment

Student Employment

Linking College and the Workplace

  • Author: Rick Kincaid
  • Publisher: National Resource Center for the Freshman Year Experience & Students in Transition
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: College students
  • Page: 137
  • View: 5909
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Thirteen chapters address issues concerning college student employment including the impact of student employment, research on student employment, and making student employment more productive. Chapters include: (1) "Encouraging Student Development Through Student Employment" (Arthur W. Chickering and others); (2) "Career Decision-Making Benefits of College Student Employment" (Darrell Anthony Luzzo); (3) "The Student Employment Professional--An Emerging Partner in Student Success" (Lee Noel); (4) "Financing a College Education: Are Students Too Dependent on Borrowing?" (Sheri S. Williams and Frank Newman); (5) "National Student Employment Survey: Why Students Choose to Work and their Perceptions of the Academic Year Work Experience" (Yuko Mulugetta and Dennis Chavez); (6) "The Effect of Part-Time Work on Academic Performance and Progress: An Examination of the Washington State Work-Study Program" (Gordon Van de Water); (7) "A Proven Approach to Reducing Employee Turnover" (Sal D. Rinella and Robert J. Kopecky); (8) "Academic Benefits of On-Campus Employment to First-Year Developmental Education Students" (Carolyn Wilkie and Marquita Jones); (9) "UPS Study Relates Student Employment to Job Hunting Success After Graduation" (Robert Foreman); (10) "The New Entry Level for Career Jobs: Student Working Pays Off" (Donald A. Casella and Catherine E. Brougham); (11) "The Context of Student Employment" (Tom Little and Nancy Chinn); (12) "What Campus Employers Teach Students About Office Politics" (Marilyn Moats Kennedy); and (13) "Using Your Student Employment Experience in the Job Search" (Rick Kincaid). (Individual chapters contain references.) (JLS)

Life After... Social Studies

Life After... Social Studies

A Practical Guide to Life After Your Degree

  • Author: Sally Longson
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 113412631X
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 192
  • View: 1755
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Thousands of students graduate from university each year. The lucky few have the rest of their lives mapped out in perfect detail – but for most, things are not nearly so simple. Armed with your hard-earned degree the possibilities and career paths lying before you are limitless, and the number of choices you suddenly have to make can seem bewildering. Life After ... Social Studies has been written specifically to help students currently studying, or who have recently graduated, make informed choices about their future lives. It will be a source of invaluable advice and wisdom to business graduates (whether you wish to use your degree directly or not), covering such topics as: Identifying a career path that interests you Seeking out an opportunity that matches your skills and aspirations Staying motivated and pursuing your goals Networking and self-promotion Making the transition from scholar to worker Putting the skills you have developed at university to good use in life. The Life After ... series of books are more than simple ‘career guides’. They are unique in taking a holistic approach to career advice - recognising the increasing view that, although a successful working life is vitally important, other factors can be just as essential to happiness and fulfilment. They are the indispensable handbooks for students considering their future direction.

Proceedings

Proceedings

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Engineering
  • Page: N.A
  • View: 9401
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The Complete Book of Resumes

The Complete Book of Resumes

Simple Steps for Writing a Powerful Resume

  • Author: Karen Schaffer
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
  • ISBN: 9781402220562
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 592
  • View: 8265
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Crafting the perfect resume is the first step for job seekers. And these days, employers have tons of different filters to weed out candidates and narrow their hiring pool. The Complete Book of Resumes is packed full of information on crafting a resumes and the kind of structure and language that will get an employer's immediate attention as well as tons of samples for readers to use as a guideline for success. The Complete Book of Resumes includes information on: --How to begin if you're starting from scratch --The profile, or the most important part of your resume --Work experience, or "What have I been doing all these years?" --Punching it up--how to make a good resume great --The career transition resume chapter for brave souls --You're just starting out --Big leaps--positioning yourself for jobs above your current level Including more than 300 resumes, The Complete Book of Resumes is perfect for recent graduates or seasoned candidates with years of experience.

EQ2 - der Erfolgsquotient

EQ2 - der Erfolgsquotient

  • Author: Daniel Goleman
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9783423362115
  • Category:
  • Page: 437
  • View: 2139
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How to Build a Thriving Fee-for-Service Practice

How to Build a Thriving Fee-for-Service Practice

Integrating the Healing Side with the Business Side of Psychotherapy

  • Author: Laurie Kolt
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • ISBN: 0080508243
  • Category: Psychology
  • Page: 258
  • View: 7386
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Twenty years ago, a therapist could hang up a shingle, make some networking calls, and begin to create a steady stream of referrals. Since then, private practice has changed dramatically. Now therapists everywhere are struggling just to keep their practices going. The need has never been greater for sound business tools for building and marketing a therapy practice. How to Build a Thriving Fee-for-Service Practice is essential reading for newly licensed therapists, seasoned professionals, and others wanting to prepare practitioners for success. How to Build a Thriving Fee-for-Service Practice guides you from your ideal practice vision through the "how-to" steps to succeed. You will learn that a private practice is, in effect, a small business. Chapters contain solid training to help you not only to survive, but also to thrive in a highly competitive market place. Examples, worksheets, business forms, flow charts, paper and pen exercises, and even assignments in the "real world," expose you to essential materials and ideas. Coverage includes surveying the needs of one's community, capitalizing on unusual market niches, marketing ideas to build one's practice, creating brochures, widening one's scope and expertise through public speaking, seminars, workshops, and writing, analyzing financial data and projections, tracking client information, and more. * Contains foreword by American Psychological Association President Dr. Patrick DeLeon * Provides a crash course in business management for therapists * Includes examples, worksheets, business forms, and exercises * Supplies tools for bypassing restrictions of managed care * Suitable for newly licensed therapists and seasoned professionals Written by a licensed therapist with over 19 years of experience in private practice, this book is a much-needed reference for mental health practitioners pursuing fee-for-service practice. Learn solid training to not only survive, but thrive, in private practice today Go from your ideal practice vision through the "how-to" steps to succeed. Mobilize yourself into action! Market your clinical specialty to attract more cash clients Learn how to set realistic practice goals, and track your progress Regain your autonomy, income and career satisfaction Lean how to communicate the value of your services to the public Learn how to give powerful workshops and speaking engagements and write effective community articles Turn your specialty into a market niche Use the media as a vehicle to give psychology away and gain visibility Learn the skills that have never been taught in graduate school--until now Lay the foundation for your practice that builds momentum Attract new clients through seminars, speaking engagements and published articles Build a dynamic referral base Re-ignite the passion for your career and love what you do for a living Make your practice adaptive, challenging and enjoyable for the rest of your career

Gaining the competitive edge

Gaining the competitive edge

enriching the collegiate experience of the new student-athlete

  • Author: National Resource Center for the First-Year Experience & Students in Transition (University of South Carolina)
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781889271286
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 128
  • View: 2843
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Helping Your New Employee Succeed

Helping Your New Employee Succeed

Tips for Managers of New College Graduates

  • Author: Elwood F. Holton,Ed Holton,Sharon S. Naquin
  • Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers
  • ISBN: 9781583761687
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 84
  • View: 2398
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In the current tight labor market, retention of key employee talent is essential. Given the high costs associated with new-employee turnover, no organization can leave new-employee assimilation to chance. Helping Your New Employee Succeed: Tips for Managers of New Graduates uses a 12-step process to give human resource directors, career counselors, and managers practical tools for supporting new members of their organization and encouraging them to acclimate to the corporate culture and succeed in their jobs.

The Leading Edge

The Leading Edge

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Prospecting
  • Page: N.A
  • View: 6577
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The Nurse Professional

The Nurse Professional

Leveraging Your Education for Transition Into Practice

  • Author: Deborah Dolan Hunt,Hunt,Deborah Dolan Hunt, PhD, MS, RN
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • ISBN: 0826168779
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 384
  • View: 3091
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Written by a nurse educator who has recently transitioned from service to academe, it guides the new educator through the process of becoming a nurse educator/faculty member and transitioning from the service setting to the academic setting.

It's Your Move : a Personal and Practical Guide to Career Transition and Job Search for Canadian Managers, Professionals and Executives

It's Your Move : a Personal and Practical Guide to Career Transition and Job Search for Canadian Managers, Professionals and Executives

  • Author: Marge Watters
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780006394631
  • Category: Career changes
  • Page: 306
  • View: 7714
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