Keys to Success: Building Analytical, Creative, and Practical Skills / Edition 6

Keys to Success: Building Analytical, Creative, and Practical Skills / Edition 6

by Carol Carter, Joyce Bishop, Sarah Lyman Kravits, Judy Block
     
 

ISBN-10: 0136005047

ISBN-13: 9780136005049

Pub. Date: 01/11/2008

Publisher: Prentice Hall

The Keys message is simple – When students understand how material will help them get where they want to go, they will become more motivated and able to retain what they learn. Because this text shows readers how what helps them succeed in colllege will also serve them on the job and in life, Keys to Success, appeals to every age (traditional and older) and

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The Keys message is simple – When students understand how material will help them get where they want to go, they will become more motivated and able to retain what they learn. Because this text shows readers how what helps them succeed in colllege will also serve them on the job and in life, Keys to Success, appeals to every age (traditional and older) and stage (full-time, part-time, working, parenting) of student.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780136005049
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
01/11/2008
Series:
MyStudentSuccessLab Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
8.23(w) x 10.77(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents

Quick Start to College: Helpful Information and Advice as You Begin

I. DEFINING YOURSELF AND YOUR GOALS.

1. Welcome to College: Opening Doors to Success.

2. Values, Goals, and Time: Managing Yourself

3. Learning How You Learn: Making the Most of Your Abilities

II. DEVELOPING ACADEMIC SKILLS.

4. Critical, Creative, and Practical Thinking: Solving Problems and Making Decisions

5. Reading and Studying: Focusing on Content

6. Listening, Note Taking, and Memory: Taking In, Recording, and Remembering Information

7. Test Taking: Showing What You Know

8. Researching and Writing: Gathering and Communicating Ideas

III. CREATING LIFE SUCCESS.

9. Relating to Others: Communicating in a Diverse World

10. Personal Wellness: Taking Care of Yourself

11. Managing Money and Career: Reality Resources

12. Creating Your Life: Building a Successful Future

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