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MindTap Career Success for Your Career: How To Make It Happen 9th Edition

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MindTap® Career Success for Harwood/Owens/Kadakia’s Your Career: How to Make It Happen, 9th Edition is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course—to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual, and to build their confidence. Empower students to accelerate their progress with MindTap. MindTap: Powered by You. MindTap gives you complete ownership of your content and the learning experience. Customize the interactive syllabi, emphasize key topics, and add your own material. Through MindTap, students build online portfolios that they can access and update after your course to share with potential employers. New animated video assessments bring content to life while case studies and quizzes consolidate learning.

  • MindTap helps streamline your workflow with carefully curated content and a unique set of tools saving you valuable time in your course preparations.
  • Portfolio Building Assignments walk your students through creating tailored, categorized online portfolios that they can choose to share with you and with potential employers.
  • Track students in real time with the Progress app.
  • With the MindTap Mobile App, you can keep your students informed of assignments, due dates, or changes to your course while arming them with on-the-go study tools like flashcards and quizzing.
Chapter Outlines: providing an introduction to chapter content, these overviews can also be used for chapter review.

Chapter PowerPoint slides include space for notes.

eBook: the acclaimed MindTap Reader boasts a multimedia rich experience with tagged note-taking, highlighting and bookmarking for easy study guide creation.

Career Action Worksheets: through completing these fillable PDFs, students progress through their own Job Search Journeys, from self-assessment to building resumes, cover letters, 30-Second Commercials, and more.

Real-World Scenarios and Case Studies: hypothetical situations with associated questions promote reflection on how chapter topics might be addressed in the real world.

Video Assessments: engaging videos based on chapter topics, accompanied by brief quizzes, consolidate chapter concepts.

Social Media Worksheets: each chapter’s “You, Online” social media feature box is accompanied by questions that help dig deeper into career-related social media issues.

Chapter Checklists – eied to each chapter’s learning objectives, these checklists help students keep on track with the actions they should be taking in each chapter.

Critical Thinking Questions: questions highlight key chapter concepts and apply them directly to students’ career goals.

Trial Run Activities: these interactive or role-playing activities model the desired outcomes of the chapter. Each activity requires peer or self-evaluation.

Interactive Quizzes: students solidify chapter concepts and learn what they need to review with these computer-graded self-quizzes. Answer feedback includes the eBook location in which the question content is discussed.

Web links: curated links tied to chapter content help students explore resources beyond the course.

Portfolio Builder Exercises: through completing these exercises, students build organized, categorized online career portfolios that they can continue to access after the course is over. “About Me” and “About Jobs” draft portfolios help students to organize their information for the job search. The “Master Career Portfolio” contains master resume and cover letter, and other employer-ready documents. Students also learn how to share their portfolios with instructors and potential employers.

Chapter-Specific Resources: depending on the chapter, students may be given the opportunity to upload their mock interviews for instructor evaluation, download sample resumes and cover letters, and more.
Each MindTap product offers the full, mobile-ready textbook combined with superior and proven learning tools at one affordable price. Students who purchase digital access can add a print option at any time when a print option is available for their course.

This Cengage solution can be seamlessly integrated into most Learning Management Systems (Blackboard, Brightspace by D2L, Canvas, Moodle, and more) but does require a different ISBN for access codes. Please work with your Cengage Learning Consultant to ensure the proper course set up and ordering information. For additional information, please visit the LMS Integration site.

Standalone Digital Access — Ultimate Value

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  • ISBN-10: 1305494873
  • ISBN-13: 9781305494879
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $80.00
  • RETAIL $80.00

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“MindTap’s greatest strengths are the progress tracking and the ability to add [your own] materials that are gradable.”

“I’m convinced that the higher course ratings and grades were, in large part, a result of students’ engagement. It was an unmitigated success.”

“Almost across the board, students using MindTap improved on the main learning objectives of the class ...I’ve never seen any results like this.”

“MindTap was very useful – it was easy to follow and everything was right there.”

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Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.


Companion Website

ISBN: 9781305494848
Find everything you need for your course in one place! This collection of book-specific lecture and class tools is available online via Access and download PowerPoint® presentations, images, instructor’s manual, and more.

Cengage Learning Testing, powered by Cognero® Instant Access

ISBN: 9781305494886
Cengage Learning Testing, powered by Cognero®, is a flexible, online system that allows you to import, edit, and manipulate content from the text's test bank or elsewhere, including your own favorite test questions. Create multiple test versions in an instant and deliver tests from your LMS, your classroom, or wherever you want.