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Making the most of your placement [electronic resource] / John Neugebauer and Jane Evans-Brain.

By: Neugebauer, John.
Contributor(s): Evans-Brain, Jane.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Sage study skills: Publisher: Los Angeles : SAGE, 2009Description: 1 online resource (ix, 172 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781446202586 (electronic bk.); 1446202585 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Internship programs | College students -- Vocational guidance | Graduate students -- Vocational guidance | College students | Graduate students | Vocational guidance | Business | Education | EDUCATION -- Administration -- General | Berufsbildung | Gro�britannienGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Making the most of your placement.DDC classification: 371.2270941 Other classification: 5,3 | DL 3004 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; Section 1 -- Getting a Placement; Chapter 2 -- Finding a Placement; Chapter 3 -- Applying for Roles; Chapter 4 -- Interviews and Assessment Centres; Chapter 5 -- The Important Not-so-Small Print; Section 2 -- Managing Your Placement; Chapter 6 -- Settling into Your Placement; Chapter 7 -- Key Practical Skills; Chapter 8 -- Learning from Your Placement; Section 3 -- University and Placement; Chapter 9 -- University Research Principles; Section 4 -- Placements in Perspective; Chapter 10 -- Back at University; Appendix; Bibliography; Index.
Summary: A new addition to the SAGE Study Skills series, this book is an invaluable resource for any business and management student intending to do a work placement as part of their degree. The text provides practical and thorough advice to help students select, prepare and navigate through organizational life - The book covers every step of the work placement process, from planning, making contact and interviewing, through to reflective learning and how to make the most of the placement experience and the opportunities it presents for future careers; -Each chapter features testimonials from students.
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Series from p. 4 of cover of paperback; publisher's web-site confirms that series includes both hardback and paperback issues.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-166) and index.

Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; Section 1 -- Getting a Placement; Chapter 2 -- Finding a Placement; Chapter 3 -- Applying for Roles; Chapter 4 -- Interviews and Assessment Centres; Chapter 5 -- The Important Not-so-Small Print; Section 2 -- Managing Your Placement; Chapter 6 -- Settling into Your Placement; Chapter 7 -- Key Practical Skills; Chapter 8 -- Learning from Your Placement; Section 3 -- University and Placement; Chapter 9 -- University Research Principles; Section 4 -- Placements in Perspective; Chapter 10 -- Back at University; Appendix; Bibliography; Index.

A new addition to the SAGE Study Skills series, this book is an invaluable resource for any business and management student intending to do a work placement as part of their degree. The text provides practical and thorough advice to help students select, prepare and navigate through organizational life - The book covers every step of the work placement process, from planning, making contact and interviewing, through to reflective learning and how to make the most of the placement experience and the opportunities it presents for future careers; -Each chapter features testimonials from students.

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Making the most of your placement by Neugebauer, John. ©2009
Making the most of your placement by Neugebauer, John. ©2009
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