Brilliant Employability Skills

Author: Frances Trought
Publisher: Pearson UK
ISBN: 9781292158921
Release Date: 2017-03-10
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

What makes you stand out in the market for that great graduate job? In the competitive market for graduate jobs, securing a good degree no longer sets you apart from other candidates – this book will provide you with the tools and techniques to allow you to gain and communicate the range of employability skills and behaviours that will make you stand out from the crowd and get the job that you want.

Brilliant Employability Skills

Author: Frances Trought
Publisher: FT Press
ISBN: 1292158905
Release Date: 2016-10-17

What makes you stand out in the market for that great graduate job? In the competitive market for graduate jobs, securing a good degree no longer sets you apart from other candidates this book will provide you with the tools and techniques to allow you to gain and communicate the range of employability skills and behaviours that will make you stand out from the crowd and get the job that you want. "Brilliant Employability Skills" has been fully updated and expanded to help you to identify and develop your transferrable skills and create your own individual employability profile in order to compete successfully in today s highly competitive market place for graduate jobs. Brilliant Outcomes . Learn what employers want and how to show what you can offer . Identify & gain the employability skills that you will need . Create your own unique employability brand and communicate it to employers"

Brilliant Graduate Career Handbook

Author: Judith Done
Publisher: Pearson UK
ISBN: 9781292158891
Release Date: 2016-09-15
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The brand new 3rd edition of one of the UK’s bestselling graduate career guides that’s sold over 4,100 copies. Providing essential, life-changing guidance to help students get started on their graduate career, this indispensable guide helps readers discover how to make sense of their opportunities, weigh up their options and how to make the right choices. Packed with vital information and powerful ideas, tactics and strategies, it coaches readers in the positive mindset required to land a brilliant career. This new edition has been thoroughly updated with new content on managing the transition from student to graduate; updated data, stats and examples; and a full glossary of terms. There is also a section help tutors with teaching employability and career skills.

Business Networking for Veterans

Author: Michael P. Abrams
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 9780133741612
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Business & Economics

"Four Block Veteran Career Development"-- Title page.

Your Business Degree

Author: Rosalind McCulloch
Publisher: Pearson Australia
ISBN: 9781486011674
Release Date: 2014-08-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Your Business Degree helps business and commerce students to maximise their chances of success in their degree studies and increase their readiness for employment after they graduate. By targeting the development of graduate competencies and academic skills, in line with TEQSA requirements, this book will help facilitate critical, minimum learning outcomes for any business student. It will be particularly appropriate for AACSB-accredited Business degrees as it is closely aligned to Assurance of Learning standards and requirements.

Employability What

Author: Ann Newlove
ISBN: 1909465232
Release Date: 2014-02
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This easy to read guide is aimed at students who are ready to head out into work experience or the world of employment. Employability What? will guide you through the seven key employment skills, why they are important and how to develop them. It will also look at tools that will help you get into the role you want, including advice on writing your CV and some interview tips you really need to know. Employability What? recognises that young people are employable but the problem is that they often don't realise it.


Author: John Neugebauer
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9781473984998
Release Date: 2016-07-14
Genre: Business & Economics

*Shortlisted in the Management and Leadership Textbook Category at CMI Management Book of the Year Awards 2017* Lecturers, request your electronic inspection copy here. Keen to succeed in today’s competitive job market? Want to learn how to make the most of longer-term graduate career development opportunities? This handy guide is the gateway to help you understand the academic and practical aspects of employability and to make the most of your longer-term graduate employability development. Inside you’ll find: A critical examination of theory to help with your employability studies Practical insights through real-world case studies on everything from job applications, to using work experience and networking effectively Specially commissioned employer, university, adviser and graduate insights from organisations large and small, as diverse as investment banking and international development aid giving you the inside track on what employers are looking for and how to develop your career. This essential guide equips you with the knowledge and practical guidance you need to achieve your full potential during your studies, into your first role, and in your career beyond.

The Interview Question Answer Book

Author: James Innes
Publisher: Pearson UK
ISBN: 9780273781561
Release Date: 2013-07-09
Genre: Self-Help

Take the fear out of your interview and never be stuck for the right answer to even the toughest questions with The Interview Question and Answer Book. The job market is fierce, competition has never been greater and it’s vital that you can grab every opportunity for competitive advantage and stay one step ahead. Interviewers are looking for people who really stand out, and here's your chance to be different from the rest. Written by one of the UK’s leading careers experts and bestselling author of The Interview Book, this definitive guide to questions and answers encourages every job-hunter to think on your feet and express your individuality whilst supplying ideal responses to interview questions so that you’re seen as the ideal candidate for the job.

Little Penguin Handbook

Author: Lester Faigley
Publisher: Pearson Higher Education AU
ISBN: 9781486004034
Release Date: 2015-05-20
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

The Little Penguin Handbook: Australasian Edition offers student-friendly features and includes coverage of the most current MLA, APA, CMS and Harvard citation, documentation, and style guidelines. Lyn Gannon from School of Education, Southern Cross University, has reviewed and further adapted the book specifically for the Australasian context. With more visuals and sample documents than other essential handbooks, this handy full-colour reference gives students just what they need to know about the writing and research processes, while providing coverage of documentation and grammar. The 2nd edition has been improved with some additional content and tabbed sections to allow students improved navigation and ease of use.

Dude Where s My Career

Author: Tanya De Grunwald
Publisher: Summersdale Pub Limited
ISBN: 184024657X
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Business & Economics

Where traditional careers guides are pitched at motivated 21-year-old jobseekers who already have some idea of what they want to do, 'Dude, Where's My Career?' is for the real-life graduate who's unprepared, uninspired, overwhelmed, freaking out - and losing confidence fast.

Brilliant Workplace Skills for Students and Graduates

Author: Bill Kirton
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 0273757040
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Career education

This title is split into three parts. The first part deals with the basics of meeting and greeting communications, the second looks at problem solving and verbal communications. Finally part three deals with team work, and managing your boss, your customers and yourself.

Demand and Supply of Skills in Ghana

Author: Peter Darvas
Publisher: World Bank Publications
ISBN: 9781464802805
Release Date: 2014-07-10
Genre: Business & Economics

The report focuses on formal and informal technical and vocational education and training (TVET) at the pre-tertiary level in Ghana. TVET represents a major intersection between education, youth and the labor market. However, market distortions and inefficiencies led to an adverse cycle of high costs, inadequate quality of supply, and low demand.

Brilliant CV

Author: Jim Bright
Publisher: Financial Times/Prentice Hall
ISBN: 0273744011
Release Date: 2010-12-16
Genre: Business & Economics

Discover everything you need to know to take control of your accounts and manage the success of your business or personal finances. Brilliant Accounting is the practical, step-by-step guide that will help you get to grips with accounting basics. Written by an accounting expert with years of experience, Brilliant Accounting is free from technical jargon and theory and is packed with practical examples and expert tips and tricks. This book covers everything you need to know, from understanding reports to using accounting information to manage and develop your business.

Knock em Dead Job Interview

Author: Martin Yate
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 1440536791
Release Date: 2012-12-18
Genre: Business & Economics

Land the job you want! The interview is one of the most crucial moments of the job search experience and your chance to show your potential employer that you have what it takes to succeed in the position. In order to do that in today's highly competitive job search environment, though, you'll have to find a way to stand out from the crowd. Using his twenty-five years of experience, New York Times bestselling author Martin Yate has established a set of rules for job interviews that is sure to get you noticed. Instead of memorizing canned answers, Yate provides you with an explanation of the thought behind more than 300 questions and answers, so that you'll always know what the interviewer is really asking and how you should respond. Packed with information on handling stress questions and weird interview venues, this book also teaches you how to keep your cool--and confidence--from the moment you step inside the building. With Knock 'em Dead Job Interview, you will finally be able to differentiate yourself from the competition and score the job!

Great Jobs for Everyone 50

Author: Kerry Hannon
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118240700
Release Date: 2012-08-30
Genre: Business & Economics

The how-to guide to finding profitable, fulfilling work after 50 Aimed at workers aged 50+ looking for a new job—whether they have been laid off or taken early retirement, need supplemental income, or want to pursue an encore career—Great Jobs for Everyone 50+ is the definitive guide to finding lasting financial security and personal and professional fulfillment. Opportunities abound—the trick is knowing where to look and what to expect. Whether readers are interested in trying jobs they've long dreamed of doing, or just want something with flexible hours that brings in a little extra income, this book covers all the options. As Americans live longer and healthier lives, the desire to work longer—for the income, the mental engagement, or the chance to give back—has grown. But there is little guidance for the 50+ crowd looking for work and few role models who've blazed a path. In Great Jobs for Everyone 50+, author and personal finance, retirement, and career transitions expert Kerry Hannon shows the way, with compelling stories from people who've been there. Presenting the nitty-gritty details of available job opportunities, wages to expect, typical hours, and the qualifications and savvy needed to get hired, the book is loaded with practical advice on how to prepare both professionally and financially to start out on a new adventure. Shows where the best opportunities for new employment lie Helps readers find profitable and rewarding jobs to save for retirement Understands that different workers want different things from their jobs and shows how to cast a wide net to find an opportunity that fits Provides incredible insights into working after 50 from Kerry Hannon, a nationally renowned expert in personal finance, retirement, and career transitions Motivational, inspirational, and thoroughly practical, Great Jobs for Everyone 50+ explains how to find part-time, temporary, work-at-home, or seasonal employment in profitable, rewarding jobs.