Career Information, Career Counseling, and Career Development / Edition 10

Career Information, Career Counseling, and Career Development / Edition 10

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by Duane Brown
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0137051948

ISBN-13: 9780137051946

Pub. Date: 01/25/2011

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This new edition of Career Information, Career Counseling, and Career Development contains a stronger emphasis on technology and cross-cultural issues to assist readers more effectively in today's world. As in previous editions, career development theory, career information, career counseling practice, and career development

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This new edition of Career Information, Career Counseling, and Career Development contains a stronger emphasis on technology and cross-cultural issues to assist readers more effectively in today's world. As in previous editions, career development theory, career information, career counseling practice, and career development programming are all covered in extensive detail. The book carefully describes the process of finding and securing jobs in an electronic era and presents readers with the trends that are shaping the workplace today-and those that will continue to influence their careers over the next decade. For career counselors or those involved in professional development.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780137051946
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
01/25/2011
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

I. FOUNDATIONS OF CAREER DEVELOPMENT.

1. Introduction to Career Counseling, Career Information, and Career Development.

2. Theories of Career Choice and Development.

3. Factors Influencing Workers and Their Careers.

II. CAREER COUNSELING, APPRAISAL, AND CLIENTS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS.

4. Career Counseling: Traditional and Online Approaches.

5. Testing and Assessment.

6. Client Groups with Special Needs.

III. CAREER DEVELOPMENT PRACTICES.

7. Finding and Organizing Occupational Information.

8. Using Technology: The Internet and Computer-Assisted Career Guidance Systems.

9. Preparing for Work.

10. Job Placement, Outplacement, and the Job Search.

IV. ORGANIZING CAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS.

11. Systematic Career Development Programming in Elementary and Middle Schools.

12. Career Development Programs in High Schools.

13. Career Development in Four-Year and Community Colleges and Vocational Technical Schools.

V. UNDERSTANDING THE WORLD OF WORK.

14. The Occupational Structure Today and Tomorrow.

15. Classifying Occupations.

VI. SPECIAL SETTINGS AND PREDICTIONS ABOUT THE FUTURE.

16. Career Development in Business and Industry.

17. Career Counselors in Private Practice.

18. Trends and Issues in Career Information, Career Counseling, and Career Development.

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Career Information, Career Counseling, and Career Development 1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I will not buy another textbook for nook. I can't read it on my iPad app. I will buy from Kindle app from now on.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is a very dry and boring