Navigating Career Roadmaps: Developing Your Professional GPS through Internships
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Many Human Development and Family Studies/Science students struggle to identify who they are and how best to use their knowledge and skills.
Navigating Career Roadmaps: Developing Your Professional GPS through Internships provides students with detailed step-by-step instructions and tips for using internship opportunities to reach their final desired destination – a fulfilling career.
Now available in a NEW Third edition, Navigating Career Roadmaps: Developing Your Professional GPS through Internships by Jennifer L. Gonyea and Melissa Scott Kozak:
- Includes three chapters dedicated to helping readers identify who they and who they want to be.
- Integrates three chapters that help students get and internship and maximizing their experience.
- Explains to students how to act like a professional in a business setting. Details include relationship, attire, boundaries, and ethical considerations.
- Is Student Friendly! All chapters include objectives, photos, tables/graphs, references, assessments, and Applying Your Knowledge vignettes that help readers practice skills in real-world settings.
Section I: Who Are You and Who Will You Be?
Chapter 1 Where Are You Coming From?
Chapter 2 Would You Hire Your Digital Self?
Chapter 3 Who Are You on Paper?
Section II: Getting the Internship and Using the Experience Well
Chapter 4 Developing Your Goals
Chapter 5 Walking the Walk
Chapter 6 Setting the Tone in Your Interview
Section III: Professional Engagement & Your Success
Chapter 7 Thinking and Acting Ethically
Chapter 8 Making Strategic Connections
Chapter 9 What does Community Mean to You?
Chapter 10 Re-Routing Your GPS