• Education

Becoming a Master Student

Author: Dave Ellis
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305156072
Category: Education
Page: 416
View: 8295
BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT Fifteenth Edition is all about Embracing the new. As students begin their education, they embrace a new culture and need new tools to be successful. BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT can be their guide! Beginning with a new Power Process motivational article called Embracing the new students will be empowered to try new tools presented in the textbook to enhance their experience in college and in life. Tools like the Discovery Wheel and Discovery and Intention Journal System to Power Process articles, Master Student Profiles, and the Kolb Learning Style Inventory (LSI), have made BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT the bestselling College Success textbook and will give students a deeper knowledge of themselves and their power to be successful in college. Integrated technology discussions and tips throughout the chapters help today's students navigate the wide variety of web resources and apps that can support them throughout college. And, with the Fifteenth Edition, Cengage's MindTap Course will bring all of these assets to one place with an integrated technology solution. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Education

Becoming a Master Student

Author: Dave Ellis
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1337097101
Category: Education
Page: 432
View: 9685
BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT, Sixteenth Edition, is all about discovery, intention, and action. BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT is your guide to the culture of higher education. Through interactive journal entries, hands-on activities, and articles about success, this text will help you gain the qualities needed to become a master student. Tools like the Discovery Wheel, Discovery and Intention Journal, Master Student Profiles, Power Process articles, and the Kolb Learning Style Inventory deepen your knowledge of yourself and help you prepare for success in school and in life. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Education

Becoming a Master Student

Author: Dave Ellis
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1111827532
Category: Education
Page: 416
View: 9563
The fourteenth edition of the bestselling BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT continues to lead the way in meeting the changing needs of today’s first-year students. Through interactive journaling, a motivational writing style, and hands-on activities that students can apply right away, this text helps students succeed in college and in life. Tools like the Discovery Wheel, Discovery and Intention Journal System, Power Process articles, Master Student Profiles, and the Kolb Learning Style Inventory (LSI) deepen students’ knowledge of themselves and the world around them. In this latest edition, students will discover that study skills are really life skills with the renewed emphasis on the Master Student Qualities throughout the book. Students will be challenged to apply the Master Student Qualities to new Practicing Critical Thinking exercises and planning for a career by building an effective resume and learning interviewing strategies they can practice while in college. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Education

The Confident Student

Author: Carol C. Kanar
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1133316476
Category: Education
Page: 384
View: 1871
Building confidence through accomplishment remains at the heart of THE CONFIDENT STUDENT. This practical and accessible text features self-discovery, self-assessment and confidence-building activities to keep students motivated and help them develop the skills they need to be successful in all of their courses. The Eighth Edition delivers more explicit critical-thinking instruction in every chapter. New Thinking with Bloom activities encourage active reading and processing of information by guiding students through the six levels of thinking as they reflect on chapter concepts. In addition, more intentional practice of reflective thinking is provided in the fully revised Your Reflections exercises at the end of every chapter. New questions and writing prompts invite students to engage in self-reflection for the purpose of assessing progress, discovering strengths, and addressing weaknesses. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Education

FOCUS on Community College Success

Author: Constance Staley
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305537955
Category: Education
Page: 416
View: 6757
FOCUS ON COMMUNITY COLLEGE SUCCESS, 4th Edition, speaks directly to community college students, delivering strategies for navigating the unique challenges of juggling school, family, work, and living/studying at home. Updated with the most current research, this forward-thinking text continues to strive to improve student retention, motivation, and engagement, as well as offer proof of student progress and course efficacy through the Entrance and Exit Interviews. The fourth edition includes expanded coverage on resilience, with strategies for assessing and building resilience. A revised section on the importance of group work gives students the tools they need to successfully collaborate. Now available with MindTap, a fully online, highly personalized learning experience built upon FOCUS ON COMMUNITY COLLEGE SUCCESS. MindTap combines learning tools—readings, multimedia, activities, and assessments —into a singular Learning Path that guides students through their course. Staley, a leader in the field of motivation, helps students develop realistic expectations of what it takes to learn while encouraging and engaging them with direct applications and immediate results. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Science

The Living World

Author: George Johnson
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
ISBN: 0077659392
Category: Science
Page: 896
View: 8129
The Living World is often considered a student favorite. George Johnson has written this non-majors textbook from the ground up to be an engaging and accessible learning tool with an emphasis on "how things work and why things happen the way they do". The Living World focuses on concepts rather than terminology and technical information, and features a straightforward, clear writing style and a wide variety of media assets to enhance the content of the textbook. The integration of text and the digital world is now complete with McGraw-Hill's ConnectPlus, LearnSmart, and SmartBook. Users who purchase ConnectPlus receive access to the full online ebook version of the textbook.

    • Business & Economics

Read Better, Remember More

Author: Elizabeth L. Chesla
Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 9781576853368
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 241
View: 6594
Knowledge of basic math and real estate specific math is an absolute must-have skill to pass any real estate licensing exam. Topics covered here include: percentages, list sales, net pricing, appreciation and depreciation, property transfer taxes, appraisal methods, amortization, commissions, pro-rating, estimating closing costs, and much more. Filled with easy to understand explanations and hundreds of practice exercises specifically focused on real estate situations.

    • Business & Economics

Managerial Accounting For Dummies

Author: Mark P. Holtzman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118237641
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 360
View: 3956
The easy way to master a managerial accounting course Are you enrolled in a managerial accounting class and finding yourself struggling? Fear not! Managerial Accounting For Dummies is the go-to study guide to help you easily master the concepts of this challenging course. You'll discover the basic concepts, terminology, and methods to identify, measure, analyze, interpret, and communicate information in the pursuit of an organization's goals. Tracking to a typical managerial accounting course and packed with easy-to-understand explanations and real-life examples, Managerial Accounting For Dummies explores cost behavior, cost analysis, profit planning and control measures, accounting for decentralized operations, capital budgeting decisions, ethical challenges in managerial accounting, and much more. Covers the key concepts and tools needed to communicate accounting information for managerial decision-making within an organization Plain-English explanations of managerial accounting terminology and methods Tracks to a typical college-level managerial accounting course Managerial Accounting For Dummies makes it fast and easy to grasp the concepts needed to score your highest in a managerial accounting course.

    • Self-Help

Tapping Solution for Manifesting Your Greatest Self

21 Days to Releasing Self-Doubt, Cultivating Inner Peace, and Creating a Life You Love
Author: Nick Ortner
Publisher: Hay House, Inc
ISBN: 1401949894
Category: Self-Help
Page: 360
View: 8385
New in paperback: The New York Times best-selling creator of the Tapping Solution offers a three-week program of practical self-inquiry and hands-on work designed to unlock your life's full potential. Have you ever had the feeling your life just isn't working? That no matter how much you push and direct, or sit back and let go, the square peg you're holding just won't fit into the round hole that is your life? What if, instead, the roadblocks went away? What if you could experience more ease and flow in your life, banish self-doubt, fear, and anxiety, and live your greatest life? Can you imagine what that would look like--and more important, what it would feel like? Now Tapping Solution creator and New York Times best-selling author Nick Ortner helps you not only imagine it but make it a reality. Now available for the first time in paperback, The Tapping Solution for Manifesting Your Greatest Self guides you through a 21-day process of self-discovery and self-development using the simple, proven practice called Tapping (also known as Emotional Freedom Techniques). Each of the 21 stages includes a Daily Challenge and a Tapping Meditation to help the changes you're making take root. And you can work through the program at your own pace--doing one stage every day, every three days, every week, or whatever you like--with exclusive e-mail reminders from Nick to support you throughout the process. Drawing on wisdom sources from Aristotle to Dr. Seuss, along with Nick's own deep well of insight and stories from his daily life, this book is terrific fun to read. It's also a powerful tool for transformation. "We're going to work together to let your light shine brighter than ever before," Nick writes, "to create the life experiences you most deserve and desire." Ready? Then let's get tapping!

    • Education

Your Guide to College Success: Strategies for Achieving Your Goals

Author: Jane S. Halonen,John W. Santrock
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1111834334
Category: Education
Page: 432
View: 1608
YOUR GUIDE TO COLLEGE SUCCESS: STRATEGIES FOR ACHIEVING YOUR GOALS, 7th Edition, supports students as they adjust and learn to thrive in college, providing students with a foundation to become independent learners. The Seventh Edition can be used with any college student--fresh out of high school, returning to the classroom after being in the workforce, native-born or international. The new edition is now organized to reflect the basis of the college success model that has framed previous editions of this textbook. The unique six-part learning model helps students focus on achievable strategies in the following areas: Know Yourself, Clarify Values, Develop Competence, Manage Life, Connect and Communicate, and Build a Bright Future. Revised in terms of both content and design, the Seventh Edition contains new student profiles, expanded career success sections and hundreds of new references to make each chapter more current and satisfying. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Education

On Course Study Skills Plus Edition

Author: Skip Downing
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305397487
Category: Education
Page: 416
View: 3871
ON COURSE: STRATEGIES FOR CREATING SUCCESS IN COLLEGE AND IN LIFE, STUDY SKILLS PLUS, 3rd Edition, empowers you with the tools you need to take charge of your academic and lifelong success. A self-assessment at the beginning of the text helps you identify behaviors and beliefs you may wish to change in order to achieve more of your potential in college and in life. Through short articles and distinctive guided journal entries, the author encourages you to explore and develop eight keys to your success: personal responsibility, self-motivation, self-management, interdependence, self-awareness, lifelong learning, emotional intelligence, and self-esteem. As you develop these skills, you'll find yourself making more effective choices and achieving greater success. The Toolbox for Active Learners provides numerous study skills that will help you excel in all of your college courses. As you learn these new strategies, you'll have the opportunity to practice applying them to solve academic challenges. With improved critical and creative problem-solving, you'll be able to achieve greater success in all parts of your life. Another self-assessment before and after the Toolbox for Active Learners will show you how much you've learned about being an effective learner. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Fiction

An Innocent Client

Author: Scott Pratt
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780451412652
Category: Fiction
Page: 358
View: 6411
Burned out defense attorney Joe Dillard, against his better judgment, takes the case of Angel Christian, a waitress in a strip club, who is accused of stabbing a preacher to death in a Tennessee motel--a case that is linked to his own deeply troubled sister and a vindictive detective. Original.

    • Business & Economics

From Master Student to Master Employee

Author: Doug Toft
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin College Division
ISBN: 9780618493258
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 366
View: 8516
Career readiness and workplace development are more important than ever. To be competitive and successful in today's job market, students need to learn how to continuously expand their knowledge and skills, and be able to apply these skills both on and off the job. From Master Student to Master Employee is a new text that focuses on helping students understand how the skills they use in the classroom can be applied in the workplace, and, similarly, how workplace skills translate to the classroom. Link to the World of Work guides students toward learning strategies they will need to make a smooth and successful transition into higher education. Career Application case studies highlight transferable skills, stimulate critical thinking and focus on making successful transitions from success in school to success on the job. Each case study introduces an employee who is actively involved in applying the skills discussed in the chapter (i.e., planning, communicating, etc.). Complete topic coverage of key study strategies (such as time management, goal setting, memory, note-taking, reading, test-taking, and critical thinking) and career strategies (such as communicating, diversity, career planning, resume writing, interview skills, workplace readiness) is provided. Master Student MAP (Metacognitive Application Process) introduces each chapter and acts as a common theme throughout the text to guide students in monitoring thinking and learning. Master Student Profiles of Master Employees model the qualities of successful students and employees. These unique profiles include Ben & Jerry, Mike Lazaridis (co-CEO of Research in Motion and father of the Blackberry), Ruth Handler (founding partner of Mattel/Barbie doll), and Craig Kielburger (founder of Free the Children). From the desk of... highlights real voices of employees in a variety of fields.

    • Medical

Nursing management

a systems approach
Author: Dee Ann Gillies
Publisher: W B Saunders Co
Category: Medical
Page: 625
View: 9428

    • Education

Practicing College Learning Strategies

Author: Carolyn H. Hopper
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305537971
Category: Education
Page: 320
View: 8154
PRACTICING COLLEGE LEARNING STRATEGIES, Seventh Edition, is a practical guide set to help you make a smooth transition to the first year of college. The text and activities are thoughtfully constructed using strategies supported by brain research and neuroscience. Structured activities and practices guide you in the reflection process to make the information personal and useful. By combining practical application with learning strategies theory, PRACTICING COLLEGE LEARNING STRATEGIES is a motivational tool teaching you how to learn. The author focuses on putting you in the driver's seat, teaching you how to use all of the tools at your disposal so you'll succeed in college and beyond. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Psychology

Cracking the GRE Psychology Subject Test

Author: Meg Jay,Princeton Review (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton Review
ISBN: 0375429735
Category: Psychology
Page: 238
View: 2324
Offers strategies for taking the GRE in psychology; reviews important concepts, terms, and individuals; and includes a practice test.

    • Real property

Sold! a Proven Social Media Strategy for Generating Real Estate Leads

Author: Darren Tunstall
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780985392901
Category: Real property
Page: 162
View: 536
#1 Best Seller, SOLD! A Proven Social Media Strategy for Generating Real Estate Leads, helps you overcome blogging and social media barriers so that you can focus on attracting more real estate leads while increasing sales. With their extensive experience in real estate, Internet marketing, social media, and lead generation, both online and offline, authors Scott Cameron Smith and Darren Tunstall pinpoint proven social media and realty blogging techniques for generating real estate leads including: Branding & Authority for Your Real Estate Business Content Management for Your Real Estate Blog How To Integrate MLS/IDX How To Set-up Your Real Estate Blog How To Set-up Social Media Without Being Overwhelmed How-to Tips and Tricks for Real Estate Blogging Recommended By Top Real Estate Professionals President of Keller Williams Worldwide Chris Heller Chairman of Pacific Sotheby's International Realty and Former CEO of Prudential California Realty (bought by Warren Buffet) Steve Games

Wired to Grow

Author: Britt Andreatta
Publisher: 7th Mind Publishing
ISBN: 9780997354713
Page: 120
View: 2375

    • Medical

Dental Radiography

Principles and Techniques
Author: Joen Iannucci,Laura Jansen Howerton
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323297439
Category: Medical
Page: 480
View: 1828
Set yourself up for success with this must-have oral radiography text. Dental Radiography: Principles and Techniques gives you a comprehensive foundation for the safe, effective use of radiation in the modern dental office. This combination textbook and training manual features easy-to-understand content combined with step-by-step techniques and a stellar art program to help you apply what you’ve learned to practice. Plus, new content focuses on pediatrics and the latest in digital and three-dimensional technology! Comprehensive coverage offers all the information you need to know to prepare for board exams. Step-by-step procedures help ensure technique mastery and serve as a valuable reference tool. Technique Tips help you to recognize and prevent the most common performance pitfalls. Quiz questions provide valuable self-assessment of important concepts. Key terminology is highlighted in chapter discussions and defined in a back-of-book glossary. Learning objectives and chapter summaries serve as goal-setting study tools. EXPANDED! Content on pediatrics/adolescents, digital imaging, and three-dimensional radiography ensures that you’re prepared to practice in the modern dental office. UPDATED! Art program depicts the newest technology and equipment and includes new illustrations of anatomy and technique. UNIQUE! Helpful Hint boxes isolate challenging material and offer tips to aid your understanding. NEW! Laboratory Manual provides workbook-style questions and activities to reinforce concepts and step-by-step instructions for in-clinic experiences. UNIQUE! Chapter on three-dimensional imaging helps you to prepare to enter private practice. UNIQUE! Full-color presentation helps you comprehend complex content.

    • Medical

Taylor’s Family Medicine Review

Author: Robert B. Taylor
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461221528
Category: Medical
Page: 285
View: 7350
This follow-up and review book to Dr. Robert Taylor's highly successful FAMILY MEDICINE: PRINCIPALS AND PRACTICE, will become an indespensible study guide for family practice residents preparing for certification exams, practitioners preparing for recertification and medical students during their family practice clerkship. Complete with over 1,200 questions drawn directly from and keyed to family medicine, this question and answer book will provide an extensive review of all the issues confronted by family practitioners in clinical practice.