Creating Positive Images for Professional Success by Patsy Johnson HallmanCreating Positive Images for Professional Success by Patsy Johnson Hallman

Creating Positive Images for Professional Success

byPatsy Johnson Hallman

Paperback | June 21, 2012

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Creating Positive Personal Images for Professional Success is a book filled with guidelines for success in both private and public life. It is directed to  young adults just entering the work world as well as to people who want to move up in their chosen profession.  Guidelines are provided for projecting a positive personal image, for communicating effectively in multiple ways, for maintaining positive relationships in social and professional life, and for becoming a respected professional.  Some people will need the basics which are certainly included here, but others will want to know more about how to move up in the profession in which they are already involved.  That information is included as well! Topics are specific, ranging from how to be comfortable when talking with new acquaintances, to how to respond to inappropriate language in the workplace.  Other topics are more general with discussions of items ranging from the use of social media to gift-giving among colleagues.In essence the book provides guidelines for success as a professional worker.
Patsy Johnson Hallman is a retired university educator and administrator whose life is focused on family, teaching, leadership, community, and writing. She is best known for her books and presentations on life skills, folklore, and teaching success. Her career as an educator has included teaching at all levels, kindergarten through u...
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Title:Creating Positive Images for Professional SuccessFormat:PaperbackDimensions:122 pages, 8.98 × 6.01 × 0.34 inPublished:June 21, 2012Publisher:R&L EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:161048777X

ISBN - 13:9781610487771

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Table of Contents

PrefaceAcknowledgments and DedicationUnit I Personal Image Ch.1 Projecting a Positive Personal Image Ch.2 Creating an Image with Clothing Ch. 3 A Positive Image in Public Places Ch. 4 As a Traveler Ch. 5 At the Table Ch. 6 As a VisitorUnit II Effective Communication Ch. 7 Introductions and Titles Ch. 8 Practical Guidelines for Effective Communication Ch. 9 Social MediaUnit III Relationships Ch. 10 Guidelines for Relating to Others Ch. 11 Responding to People Experiencing Life's Major EventsUnit IV Professionalism Ch. 12 Interview Skills Ch. 13 The Professional at Work` Ch. 14 Selected Professional Responsibilities Ch. 15 Social Responsibilities at Work Ch. 16 Growing ProfessionallyReferencesAbout the Author

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"Young professionals who have the material in this book will have a step up in their quest for professional success. The topics on personal image, communication, relationships, and professionalism are right on target!"