Life During College is a comprehensive guide developed to assist first-year college students with valuable advice and tools, such as: are my lecture notes preparing me for the exam, how can I deal with homesickness, what’s the best way to study for exams, how can I develop my writing and speaking skills, where can I turn if I have health problems, how can I maintain a healthy lifestyle and avoid the “freshman fifteen”, how will I survive on a student budget, am I financing my education wisely, am I developing skills employers are seeking, and much more.
Life After Graduation is the essential guide to life after college. With step-by-step advice, clear explanations, and answers to your most common questions, this book prepares you for the opportunities and challenges you’ll encounter as a recent graduate. It covers all of the issues you need to know about, provides the most current definitions and examples, and points you to great resources to go to for more information. You’re on your way to a successful career and a strong financial future, even if right now you feel mired in debt and unsure of your professional path.
This book will take you from your first day on the job to your annual performance review. It will help you master workplace etiquette and decipher your pay stub. It provides tips on finding and working with a mentor as well as pointers on working with various personalities in the workplace. Your career is off to a great start with Backpack to Briefcase. Backpack to Briefcase answers all the questions you have and some you haven’t yet thought to ask. You’ll be the expert in your field soon; in the meantime, use Backpack to Briefcase to make the transition to the workplace smooth and successful.
Each year over 250,000 service members transition from the military and subsequently become veterans. Although veterans are often highly motivated go-getters with a wealth of experience and qualities that stand out to employers, translating these skills and integrating into a civilian workforce can still be a challenge. Fortunately for you, Camo to Career is the essential guide written exclusively for recently separated service members looking to launch a successful career. This book covers everything from ways to maximize your time on a college campus to what to expect on the job – as well as how to deal with the unexpected.
Earning a community college education opens the door to your future. Whether you are pursuing a credential that prepares you to enter the workforce directly or one that prepares you to transfer successfully to a four-year college or university, you’ll build an essential skill set and make important connections during these years. Life During Community College will serve as an essential guide to life in community college and beyond.
It is no surprise to the higher education community that military-connected students are arriving on campuses across the country. Of the approximate 250,000 service members who leave the military each year, many will turn to higher education for new opportunities and to enhance their employment prospects.
Drawing on a compilation of best practices and decades of experience in the military and higher education, Camouflage to Campus is the definitive resource for building a first class veterans program that works. This book covers everything from constructing a brand new program to enhancing and growing an already established office.
You enrolled in college because it opens up opportunities. You’ll succeed in college because you recognize that the journey includes academic, personal, social, and financial challenges. Life During College: The Online Learner’s Guide to Success will help you approach those challenges with confidence. This book guides students through their first online courses and presents tips for success that can be used well after graduation.