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The Business Student's Handbook: Skills for study and employment (4th Edition)

Cameron, Sheila (2007). The Business Student's Handbook: Skills for study and employment (4th Edition). UK: Pearson Education.

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Abstract

The Business Student’s Handbook integrates study skills, interpersonal skills and work skills to help students gain better marks in their study and to transfer those skills into assets in the workplace. It covers the key issues for today’s students, such as critical thinking & analysis, reflective practice & logic and plagiarism to ensure they’re fully equipped prepared for success.

Features
Study skills such as essay writing, exam technique and managing one’s studies.

Interpersonal skills such as teamwork, communication and presenting.

Work skills such as exploring problems, managing projects and improving creativity.

Includes an extensive bank of text based and online exercises to address issues such as stress, time management and confidence so students can assess their strengths and build a personal development plan to improve on weaker areas.

Checklists for essay planning, job application and interviews; exercises on how to deconstruct exam questions and work with case studies, and basic maths and grammar helpfiles for practice and reference.
Activities are fully supported with resource materials and teaching notes for lecturers and both student and lecturer resources are available at www.pearsoned.co.uk/cameron

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Study skills such as essay writing, exam technique and managing one’s studies.

Interpersonal skills such as teamwork, communication and presenting.

Work skills such as exploring problems, managing projects and improving creativity.

Includes an extensive bank of text based and online exercises to address issues such as stress, time management and confidence so students can assess their strengths and build a personal development plan to improve on weaker areas.

Checklists for essay planning, job application and interviews; exercises on how to deconstruct exam questions and work with case studies, and basic maths and grammar helpfiles for practice and reference.

Item Type: Authored Book
Copyright Holders: 2007 Pearson Education
ISBN: 0-13-234924-8, 978-0-13-234924-6
Academic Unit/Department: Open University Business School
Item ID: 15108
Depositing User: Users 2400 not found.
Date Deposited: 26 Feb 2009 16:17
Last Modified: 15 Nov 2011 09:41
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/15108
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