The Resource 101 tips for graduates : a code of conduct for success and happiness in your professional life, Susan Morem

101 tips for graduates : a code of conduct for success and happiness in your professional life, Susan Morem

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101 tips for graduates : a code of conduct for success and happiness in your professional life
Title
101 tips for graduates
Title remainder
a code of conduct for success and happiness in your professional life
Statement of responsibility
Susan Morem
Title variation
  • One hundred one tips for graduates
  • One hundred and one tips for graduates
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gathers tips from industry leaders to provide young adults with the tools to achieve success, covering such topics as job hunting, communication, leadership, social skills, self-discipline, and the importance of a positive attitude
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morem, Susan
Dewey number
650.1
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5386
LC item number
.M754 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Success in business
  • Performance
  • Employees
  • Self-management (Psychology)
  • College graduates
  • Young adults
  • College graduates
  • Employees
  • Performance
  • Self-management (Psychology)
  • Success in business
  • Young adults
Label
101 tips for graduates : a code of conduct for success and happiness in your professional life, Susan Morem
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Publication
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Includes index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • WORK SKILLS -- Find a Job and Achieve Career Success -- 1. It's no longer about the grades you make; it's whether or not you make the grade -- 2. Your first job is finding a job -- 3. Get a makeover. Student fashion is 'out' in the office -- 4. Practice makes perfect; rehearse before you interviewing -- 5. Get in the drivers seat -- 6. First impressions create lasting impressions -- 7. Timing is everything -- 8. Go to work every day as if it were the first day of your job -- 9. Proofread every document -- 10. There's nothing more disruptive than being interrupted -- 11. Be willing to make the coffee -- 12. You are a product; market yourself -- 13. Neatness Counts; get organized and stay organized -- 14. Do it now, not later; don't become a procrastinator -- 15. Under-promise and over-deliver -- 16. Don't sleep on the job -- 17. Ask questions; don't assume anything -- COMMUNICATION SKILLS -- Achieve Effective Communication Through Body Language, Listening, Speaking and Writing -- 18. Turn off your cell phone
  • 19. Give yourself a voice-over -- 20. Drop the um and ah; 'ya know what I mean? -- 21. Watch your tone when you're on the phone -- 22. Apologize; you can't always be right -- 23. Easy to use, but can cause you to lose; use the phone to your advantage -- 24. Emailmatters@work; don't leave a trail of bad email -- 25. Say what you mean and mean what you say -- 26. Power up your presentation skills -- 27. Please and Thank-you are powerful words -- 28. Expand your vocabulary -- 29. Master the art of small talk -- 30. Sit Still!" "Stand up straight!" ... Pay attention to your body language -- 31. If you wouldn't say it to someone's face, don't say it -- 32. Always send a thank you note -- 33. Remember this f -- r letter word; DON'T! -- 34. Listen -- LEADERSHIP SKILLS -- Become a Leader -- 35. Lead by example -- 36. Be a lifelong learner -- 37. You don't get what you want; you get what you ask for -- 38. Follow your heart -- 39. Do the work you love and love the work you do
  • 40. Everything takes time -- 41. Be yourself; you are enough -- 42. Pay attention to the proven practices of successful people -- 43. Act confidently-even when you're not -- 44. Be a successful student of your own failure -- 45. Get rid of the chewing gum -- 46. Dress for the position you want -- 47. Get involved -- 48. Work hard, play hard -- 49. Put people first -- SOCIAL SKILLS -- Maintain Good Relationships and Work Cooperatively with Others -- 50. Take responsibility for yourself and your relationships -- 51. Network, network, network -- 52. Show up for events; your presence matters -- 53. Just say no -- 54. Rate Your Shake -- 55. The company party is not a party -- 56. Always have a business card with you -- 57. Never go to a business event hungry -- 58. Stop talking -- 59. Be friendly, but don't be a flirt
  • 60. Mind your manners -- 61. Balance screen time with face time -- 62. Look for similarities, not differences -- 63. Bring out the best in others -- 64. Show your appreciation -- SELF-DISCIPLINE -- Be Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise -- 65. Get in shape and stay in shape -- 66. Eat to live; don't live to eat -- 67. Deal with problems -- 68. Set aside time for yourself -- 69. Freshen up! -- 70. Plan your day -- 71. Avoid toxic people and environments -- 72. Keep a journal -- 73. Smoke and booze; you lose -- 74. Learn how to de-stress -- 75. No more excuses -- 76. Turn off the lights -- 77. Guard your shadow; it follows you wherever you go -- 78. Be your own best friend -- 79. Trust your instincts -- 80. Get a tetanus shot -- 81. Invest in your future -- DEMONSTRATE A POSITIVE ATTITUDE -- Make Your Life a Little Easier -- 82. Your attitude is your choice -- 83. Make someone's day
  • 84. Believe in yourself -- 85. Consider yourself fortunate -- 86. Look on the bright side -- 87. Enjoy the ride -- 88. Life is not a Game -- 89. Don't take rejection personally -- 90. Respond, don't overreact -- 91. Learn to laugh at yourself -- 92. Change is inevitable; misery is optional -- 93. Sometimes you have to let go -- 94. Put on a happy face -- 95. Learn to give and receive compliments -- 96. Be a cheerleader for yourself and others -- AREAS OF DISTINCTION -- Rise Above the Ordinary and Live an Extraordinary Life -- 97. Volunteer -- 98. Make a difference -- 99. Cross the finish line -- 100. Believe -- 101. Never give up on your dreams -- Appendix: Extra Credit Bonus Insights
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 212 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)500688595
Label
101 tips for graduates : a code of conduct for success and happiness in your professional life, Susan Morem
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • WORK SKILLS -- Find a Job and Achieve Career Success -- 1. It's no longer about the grades you make; it's whether or not you make the grade -- 2. Your first job is finding a job -- 3. Get a makeover. Student fashion is 'out' in the office -- 4. Practice makes perfect; rehearse before you interviewing -- 5. Get in the drivers seat -- 6. First impressions create lasting impressions -- 7. Timing is everything -- 8. Go to work every day as if it were the first day of your job -- 9. Proofread every document -- 10. There's nothing more disruptive than being interrupted -- 11. Be willing to make the coffee -- 12. You are a product; market yourself -- 13. Neatness Counts; get organized and stay organized -- 14. Do it now, not later; don't become a procrastinator -- 15. Under-promise and over-deliver -- 16. Don't sleep on the job -- 17. Ask questions; don't assume anything -- COMMUNICATION SKILLS -- Achieve Effective Communication Through Body Language, Listening, Speaking and Writing -- 18. Turn off your cell phone
  • 19. Give yourself a voice-over -- 20. Drop the um and ah; 'ya know what I mean? -- 21. Watch your tone when you're on the phone -- 22. Apologize; you can't always be right -- 23. Easy to use, but can cause you to lose; use the phone to your advantage -- 24. Emailmatters@work; don't leave a trail of bad email -- 25. Say what you mean and mean what you say -- 26. Power up your presentation skills -- 27. Please and Thank-you are powerful words -- 28. Expand your vocabulary -- 29. Master the art of small talk -- 30. Sit Still!" "Stand up straight!" ... Pay attention to your body language -- 31. If you wouldn't say it to someone's face, don't say it -- 32. Always send a thank you note -- 33. Remember this f -- r letter word; DON'T! -- 34. Listen -- LEADERSHIP SKILLS -- Become a Leader -- 35. Lead by example -- 36. Be a lifelong learner -- 37. You don't get what you want; you get what you ask for -- 38. Follow your heart -- 39. Do the work you love and love the work you do
  • 40. Everything takes time -- 41. Be yourself; you are enough -- 42. Pay attention to the proven practices of successful people -- 43. Act confidently-even when you're not -- 44. Be a successful student of your own failure -- 45. Get rid of the chewing gum -- 46. Dress for the position you want -- 47. Get involved -- 48. Work hard, play hard -- 49. Put people first -- SOCIAL SKILLS -- Maintain Good Relationships and Work Cooperatively with Others -- 50. Take responsibility for yourself and your relationships -- 51. Network, network, network -- 52. Show up for events; your presence matters -- 53. Just say no -- 54. Rate Your Shake -- 55. The company party is not a party -- 56. Always have a business card with you -- 57. Never go to a business event hungry -- 58. Stop talking -- 59. Be friendly, but don't be a flirt
  • 60. Mind your manners -- 61. Balance screen time with face time -- 62. Look for similarities, not differences -- 63. Bring out the best in others -- 64. Show your appreciation -- SELF-DISCIPLINE -- Be Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise -- 65. Get in shape and stay in shape -- 66. Eat to live; don't live to eat -- 67. Deal with problems -- 68. Set aside time for yourself -- 69. Freshen up! -- 70. Plan your day -- 71. Avoid toxic people and environments -- 72. Keep a journal -- 73. Smoke and booze; you lose -- 74. Learn how to de-stress -- 75. No more excuses -- 76. Turn off the lights -- 77. Guard your shadow; it follows you wherever you go -- 78. Be your own best friend -- 79. Trust your instincts -- 80. Get a tetanus shot -- 81. Invest in your future -- DEMONSTRATE A POSITIVE ATTITUDE -- Make Your Life a Little Easier -- 82. Your attitude is your choice -- 83. Make someone's day
  • 84. Believe in yourself -- 85. Consider yourself fortunate -- 86. Look on the bright side -- 87. Enjoy the ride -- 88. Life is not a Game -- 89. Don't take rejection personally -- 90. Respond, don't overreact -- 91. Learn to laugh at yourself -- 92. Change is inevitable; misery is optional -- 93. Sometimes you have to let go -- 94. Put on a happy face -- 95. Learn to give and receive compliments -- 96. Be a cheerleader for yourself and others -- AREAS OF DISTINCTION -- Rise Above the Ordinary and Live an Extraordinary Life -- 97. Volunteer -- 98. Make a difference -- 99. Cross the finish line -- 100. Believe -- 101. Never give up on your dreams -- Appendix: Extra Credit Bonus Insights
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 212 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)500688595

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