Life After... Social Studies: A Practical guide to life after your degree by Sally LongsonLife After... Social Studies: A Practical guide to life after your degree by Sally Longson

Life After... Social Studies: A Practical guide to life after your degree

bySally LongsonEditorSally Longson

Paperback | July 18, 2007

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Thousands of students graduate from university each year. The lucky few have the rest of their lives mapped out in perfect detail ' but for most, things are not nearly so simple. Armed with your hard-earned degree the possibilities and career paths lying before you are limitless, and the number of choices you suddenly have to make can seem bewildering.

Life After ... Social Studies has been written specifically to help students currently studying, or who have recently graduated, make informed choices about their future lives. It will be a source of invaluable advice and wisdom to business graduates (whether you wish to use your degree directly or not), covering such topics as:

  • Identifying a career path that interests you
  • Seeking out an opportunity that matches your skills and aspirations
  • Staying motivated and pursuing your goals
  • Networking and self-promotion
  • Making the transition from scholar to worker
  • Putting the skills you have developed at university to good use in life.

TheLife After ... series of books are more than simple 'career guides'. They are unique in taking a holistic approach to career advice - recognising the increasing view that, although a successful working life is vitally important, other factors can be just as essential to happiness and fulfilment. They aretheindispensable handbooks for students considering their future direction.

Short....Sally Longsonis a life coach and a well-known writer and media commentator in the field of careers. CV...An enthusiastic individual and a self-starter, who likes to make things happen. Driven to helping people make the most of their lives and careers, to giving them a sense of control in a rapidly-changing world and to help th...
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Title:Life After... Social Studies: A Practical guide to life after your degreeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.6 inPublished:July 18, 2007Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0415412471

ISBN - 13:9780415412476

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Table of Contents

1. Decisions, decisions' 2. Creating your Career  3. Next Steps to Achieving Your Goals  4. Connecting with your Network  5. Hunting Out that Right Opportunity  6. Proving yourself: From Scholar to Worker  7. Applying Some Self-Promotion  8. What's Stopping You?  9. Moving on'Your future  10. Here's to Life!