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Developing your career

Waights, Verina (2006). Developing your career. In: Potter, Stephen ed. Doing Postgraduate research. UK: Sage publications, pp. 276–302.

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Abstract

Career planning is something that needs to be considered throughout your research degree studies, and this chapter particularly links into issues such as maintaining a skills portfolio and identifying and developing transferable skills that are now sought by employers. The second part of the chapter concentrates on the practicalities of job applications, the production of a good CV and preparing for interviews.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 1-4129-2405-7, 978-1-4129-2405-4
Keywords: career planning; transferable skills; personal developmemt planning; job applications; CVs; interviews; selection processes
Academic Unit/Department: Health and Social Care > Nursing
Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Engineering & Innovation
Item ID: 10785
Depositing User: Verina Waights
Date Deposited: 28 Oct 2008 22:15
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:08
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/10785
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