An excellent, practical career development guide for students and career changers alike, packed with useful resources and exercises. The 7-step approach makes for easy, selective use. This is a perfect guide for the modern job-hunter who needs answers quickly!
A mother and daughter co-authorship providing a sympathetic, yet pragmatic, guide to all aspects of career development. The authors have structured the book to maximise efficiency for the reader, yet simultaneously include thought-provoking questions and insightful discussion of thorny issues. An invaluable read, packed with resources and underpinned by a true passion for and expertise in employability.
It is an ideal read for undergraduate and postgraduate students who need a boost in employability, need advice to handle career challenges and need to develop and promote their professional attributes (skills, experience and qualities). It is the kind of book that ESP teachers, or any teacher in higher education, might consider referring to their students who are about to finish their studies.
Some helpful information for students to enhance career prospects
This is an important element of two modules that I teach. The approach and language is excellent and I will strongly encourage my students to read this text.
I have passed this title to our Innovation, Careers and Innovation Centre (ICE) who will be using this in work shops with students.
Very useful and informative text, which will aid students at all levels of study.
such a valuable research, highlighting the importance of PDP and career planning from day 1 in university. Recommended to all first year students.
This is relevant for the employment unit we deliver and I will look to purchase a copy for the library