Peak Performance: Success in College and Beyond / Edition 8

Peak Performance: Success in College and Beyond / Edition 8

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by Sharon Ferrett
     
 

Peak Performance covers study skills and professional development and is designed to help students succeed in school and in life. It is the only text that connects success in school with success on the job, and it does more with positive attitude and motivation than any other text. It addresses both the academic skills needed across the curriculum, as well as the… See more details below

Overview

Peak Performance covers study skills and professional development and is designed to help students succeed in school and in life. It is the only text that connects success in school with success on the job, and it does more with positive attitude and motivation than any other text. It addresses both the academic skills needed across the curriculum, as well as the broader skills needed to succeed in college.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073375199
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
01/05/2011
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
528
Sales rank:
478,912
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Part One: Building Foundation Skills


Chapter 1: Be a Lifelong Learner

Chapter 2: Expand Your Emotional Intelligence

Chapter 3: Manage Your Time

Chapter 4: Maximize Your Resources

Part Two: Basic Skills and Strategies

Chapter 5: Listen and Take Effective Notes

Chapter 6: Actively Read

Chapter 7: Improve Your Memory Skills

Chapter 8: Excel at Taking Tests

Chapter 9: Express Yourself in Writing and Speech

Part Three: Application

Chapter 10: Become a Critical Thinker and Creative Problem Solver

Chapter 11: Create a Healthy Mind, Body, and Spirit

Chapter 12: Build Supportive and Diverse Relationships

Chapter 13: Develop Positive Habits

Chapter 14: Explore Majors and Careers

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