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Author(s): Paul A Verrell, Norah McCabe
For a growing number of people, moving from high school to college and then college to career are two of life’s biggest transitions. For many, they are also two of life’s biggest challenges. This book is intended to help make both of these transitions, but especially the first, smoother than they might be otherwise.
Author(s): Idriss Abdoulaye
Critical Life Skills: A Florida Memorial University Guide to College and Career Success, a customized version of Thriving in College and Beyond (Cuseo et al), equips students with the skills they need to navigate successfully through university life. It seeks to help students make the transition to college seamless by providing instruction on the history of FMU, time management, classroom skills, and many other topics.
Author(s): Liberty University
Breaking Ground: Keys for Successful Online Learning uses the analogy that your academic career is like a construction project and also your spiritual development. If you want to be successful in anything in life, you must begin with a purpose, building upon a firm foundation.
Each chapter contains four essential elements:
Author(s): Jodi Coffman
A Study Skills Workbook for Student Success Across the Curriculum accomplishes a twofold goal: student success and colleagues working more efficiently through collaboration. Students can learn strategies to navigate the learning environment; while educators can utilize the lesson plan format of the workbook. This workbook provides “In-Class Exercises” that educators can apply and incorporate on the various study skills topics. This allows students to develop these skills within their own curriculum of expertise.
Author(s): Jackie Martin
The Last Little Job Finding Manual You’ll Ever Need is just that! Too many job seekers with excellent skills do not know how industry expects them to prepare their job portfolio. The bar is high. Employers expect a very high quality resume, cover letter, and electronic or e-portfolio, and most job seekers do not know how to begin! They reach the resume writer’s roadblock quickly and spend months and years not receiving interviews when sending out numerous applications. In the meantime, their lives suffer greatly because of being un- or under-employed.