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Career Skills

Opening Doors into the Job Market

  • Authors

Benefits

  • Offers insight into career skills from the recruiter's point of view different to most other books on the subject
    A workbook not a textbook promotes the development of practical career skills
    From 'getting started', through the interview and into the future the only book a recent graduate jobseeker will need
Textbook

Part of the Palgrave Study Guides book series (MASTSK)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. David Littleford, John Halstead, Charles Mulraine
    Pages 1-5
  3. David Littleford, John Halstead, Charles Mulraine
    Pages 6-26
  4. David Littleford, John Halstead, Charles Mulraine
    Pages 27-34
  5. David Littleford, John Halstead, Charles Mulraine
    Pages 35-72
  6. David Littleford, John Halstead, Charles Mulraine
    Pages 73-79
  7. David Littleford, John Halstead, Charles Mulraine
    Pages 80-100
  8. David Littleford, John Halstead, Charles Mulraine
    Pages 101-103
  9. David Littleford, John Halstead, Charles Mulraine
    Pages 104-106
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 107-135

About this book

Introduction

David Littleford, John Halstead and Charles Mulraine have over 60 years experience of working with young people at the start of their careers. In this unique workbook, they offer the reader the opportunity to develop the tools and techniques they will need to identify their personal skill-sets and use them to sell themselves effectively at interview and beyond.

Keywords

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About the authors

DAVID LITTLEFORD is a specialist personnel consultant with extensive HR experience in national and multinational companies at both operational and strategic levels. He has over 30 years practical experience of coaching, counselling and mentoring young people entering the world of employment. He acts as a consultant to a number of niche market ventures including the development of management best practice guides.

JOHN HALSTEAD is a qualified professional accountant and highly experienced general manager in key service industries. He has an expertise in people management and people development techniques with a special interest in mentoring programmes for newly recruited graduates. He joined forces with David Littleford in the development of this unique guide together with other management best practice guides.

CHARLES MULRAINE is a corporate communications consultant with a background of both operations and strategic planning for multi-national corporations in the USA, Europe and the Far East. Currently, he is an advisor to the International Partnership Network, promoting the exchange of information and experience between education and business in countries throughout the world.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Career Skills
  • Book Subtitle Opening Doors into the Job Market
  • Authors David Littleford
    John Halstead
    Charles Mulraine
  • Series Title Palgrave Study Guides
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-230-80254-4
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2004
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection Social Sciences (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4039-3627-1
  • eBook ISBN 978-0-230-80254-4
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXI, 135
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Additional Information Previously published under the imprint Palgrave
  • Topics Personal Development
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