Peak Performance : Success in College and Beyond

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  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2005-06-15
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill College
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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.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Self-Assessment and Choosing Majors

Chapter 2 Emotional Intelligence: The Essential Personal Qualities

Chapter 3 Managing Your Time

Chapter 4 Active Listening and Note Taking

Chapter 5 Active Reading

Chapter 6 Memory Skills

Chapter 7 Test Taking

Chapter 8 Expressing Yourself in Writing and Speech

Chapter 9 Critical Thinking and Creative Problem Solving with Applications for Math and Science

Chapter 10 Health and Stress

Chapter 11 Building Healthy and Diverse Relationships

Chapter 12 Managing Your Resources

Chapter 13 Developing Good Habits

Chapter 14 Career Development Portfolio: Connecting School with Career

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