Working, 4th Edition
- Larry J. Bailey Carbondale, IL
- ISBN-10: 0538444029 | ISBN-13: 9780538444026
- 528 Pages
- Previous Editions: 2003, 1997, 1990
- © 2007 | Published
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- Newer Edition Available
WORKING gives users a solid grasp of how to prepare for work and life through career planning, money management, and independent-living techniques. Written in engaging and flexible content, this edition has new features such as coverage of today's hottest careers, easy-to-remember rules for improving study skills, and strong emphasis on critical SCANS workplace skills. With comprehensive coverage and special sections that focus on diversity, listening skills, problem solving and time management, this text provides the tools needed to excel and succeed in both academic and professional careers.
UNIT 1: PREPARING FOR WORK.
1. Learning about Work.
2. The Job Ahead.
3. Looking for a Job.
4. Applying for a Job.
5. Interviewing for a Job.
UNIT 2: WORKING ON THE JOB.
6. Beginning a New Job.
7. Expectations of Employers.
8. Worker Rights and Protections.
9. Human Relations at Work.
10. Earnings and Job Advancement.
11. Appearance on the Job.
UNIT3: CAREER PLANNING.
12. Career Decision Making.
13. Information About Yourself.
14. Career Information.
UNIT 4: SUCCESS SKILLS.
15. Communication Skills.
16. Math and Measurement Skills.
17. Safety Skills.
18. Leadership Skills.
19. Computer and Technology Skills.
20. Entrepreneurial Skills.
UNIT 5: MANAGING YOUR MONEY.
21. Our Economic World.
22. The Consumer in the Marketplace.
23. Banking and Credit.
24. Budgeting, Saving, and Investing Money.
25. Insuring Against Loss.
26. Taxes and Taxation.
27. Social Security and IRAs.
UNIT 6: INDEPENDENT LIVING.
28. The Legal System.
29. Where to Live.
30. Healthful Living.
31. Responsible Citizenship.
32. Education for Lifelong Learning.
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This teacher ancillary includes an annotated version of the Student Workbook with suggested answers provided for all activities.
The Student Workbook contains two parts. Part 1 includes 128 activities, problems, questions, forms, and puzzles to interest and challenge students. Part 2 provides a "mini" Occupational Outlook Handbook for students to use in exploring occupational clusters and investigating specific occupations of interest.
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