More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 6th edition with a publication date of 1/1/2009.
What is included with this book?
- The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
Since itsrs" publication,Keys to Successhas set the standard for helping readers understand how to be successful in College, Career, and Life. This revision builds on this strength, while adding the new dimension of successful intelligence. Through building their ability to think analytically, creatively, and practically, readers can understand their own power to choose and to act as they proceed through life and the world of work. Because this book shows readers how what helps them succeed in college will also serve them on the job and in life,Keys to Successappeals to every age (traditional and older) and stage (full-time, part-time, working, parenting) of reader.All new stories have been introduced to address the current challenges todayrs"s student facese.g., values, goal setting, time management, basic stress management, test taking strategies, balancing school with work, returning to school as an older student, dealing with financial needs, parenting, supporting various lifestyles and schedules, etc.Learning Stylescoverage shows a clearer delineation of the two learning styles assessments and makes them more useful: how you learn (Gardner's Multiple-Intelligences-based assessment) and how you interact with others (Myers-Briggs-based assessment). Provides specific strategies to play to strengths, compensate for weaknesses, and build study skills. This edition contains extensive coverage of common Freshman pitfallsAcademic integrity; choosing a major; stress management; and credit card debt.For students of college and life.
Table of Contents
|Quick Start to College: A Guide to Knowing What to Do, How to Do It, and Where to Get Help||p. xxv|
|Welcome to College: Opening Doors to Success||p. 2|
|Values, Goals, Time, and Stress: Managing Yourself||p. 28|
|Learning Styles, Majors, and Careers: Knowing Your Talents and Finding Your Direction||p. 62|
|Critical, Creative, and Practical Thinking: Solving Problems and Making Decisions||p. 92|
|Reading and Studying: Focusing on Content||p. 128|
|Listening, Note Taking, and Memory: Taking In, Recording, and Remembering Information||p. 160|
|Test Taking: Showing What You Know||p. 194|
|Researching and Writing: Gathering and Communicating Ideas||p. 224|
|Relating to Others: Communicating in a Diverse World||p. 260|
|Personal Wellness: Taking Care of Yourself||p. 292|
|Managing Career and Money: Reality Resources||p. 320|
|Creating Your Life: Building a Successful Future||p. 352|
|Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.|