This is the "Self-Management
 " page of the "BUS 270: Professional Development" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content

BUS 270: Professional Development  

Last Updated: Nov 7, 2016 URL: http://lrc.vgcc.edu/BUS270 Print Guide RSS Updates

Self-Management   Print Page
  Search: 
 
 

Ch. 1: Attitude and Life Management Ebooks

If  book is available online, click title to go to it. Off-campus users will be prompted to sign in with their Webadvisor login and password.

Cover Art
Career Wisdom for College Students - Peter Vogt; Doug Hardy (Foreword by)
Call Number: HF 5381 .V58 2007
ISBN: 9780816068388
Publication Date: 2007
Covers strategies to help move from student to employee. Includes several chapters on getting to know yourself, your values, and your goals.
Available in print at Main Campus.

Cover Art
Finding Your Voice - Joel Boggess
ISBN: 9781937879303
Publication Date: 2013
A life and career coach offers suggestions on how to get to know yourself and how to move forward to accomplish your goals.
Available online.

Cover Art
Goal Setting: How to Create an Action Plan and Achieve Your Goals - Susan B. Wilson; Michael S. Dobson
ISBN: 9780814401699
Publication Date: 2008
Covers strategies on how to set goals and follow through on them.

Available online.

Ch. 1: Attitude/Life Management Online Resources

 

Ch. 2: Financial Management Books & eBooks

If  book is available online, click title to go to it. Off-campus users will be prompted to sign in with their Webadvisor login and password.

Cover Art
Debt - Christina Fisanick
Call Number: HG 3756 .U54 D43 2010
ISBN: 9780737742022
Publication Date: 2009
"Debt explores how teens should manage debt, including whether they should have access to credit cards; debates the best methods for managing consumer debt; and who should be responsible for paying off debt."
Available in print at Main Campus.

Cover Art
Essential Credit Repair Handbook - Deborah McNaughton
Call Number: HG 3756 .U54 M3595 2011
ISBN: 9781601631602
Publication Date: 2011
Contains all the information needed to walk you through the step-by-step process of repairing your credit and leaving debt behind!
Available in print at Main Campus.

Cover Art
Financial Basics - Susan Knox
Call Number: LB 2343.32 .K66 2004
ISBN: 0814209785
Publication Date: 2004
Money-management options for readers to find their best way.
Available in print at Main Campus.

Cover Art
How to Speak Money - Ali Velshi; Christine Romans
Call Number: HG 179 .V45 2012
ISBN: 9781118114957
Publication Date: 2011
"An easy-to-read, practical book that helps readers become fluent in the world's most universal language."
Available online and in print at Main Campus.

Cover Art
Securing Your Financial Future - Christopher Smith
ISBN: 9781442214224
Publication Date: 2012-04-16
"Offers a lively, detailed, and insightful guide to personal finance fundamentals for those just starting out on their paths to long-term financial security. Chris Smith provides the tools and guidance readers need to get on the right track with their savings, investing, buying a house, and financial planning for the future."
Available online.

Ch. 2: Financial Management

 

Ch. 3: Time/Stress/Organization Management Ebooks

If  book is available online, click title to go to it. Off-campus users will be prompted to sign in with their Webadvisor login and password.

Cover Art
100 Great Time Management Ideas - Patrick Forsyth
ISBN: 9780462099439
Publication Date: 2011
"In an age when people of all levels are struggling to cope with the demands on their time, just one simple idea can be the catalyst to change that. This book can be that very catalyst. Each time management idea is succinctly described and is followed by advice on how it can be applied to the reader's own situation."
Available online.

Cover Art
Get Organized - Ron Fry
ISBN: 9781435461147
Publication Date: 2011
"Shows you how to create your ideal study environment by using simple time-management tips to develop to-do lists, daily schedules, monthly calendars, and project boards....also provides strategies that help you prioritize, avoid time trap activities, and anticipate opportunities."
Available online.

Cover Art
Make Every Second Count - Robert Bly
ISBN: 9781601631336
Publication Date: 2010
"Make Every Second Count goes beyond the usual time-management books to bring you a broad range of strategies and tactics dozens of proven methods to get more done in less time."
Available online.

Cover Art
Mind-Body Workbook for Stress - Stanley H. Block; Carolyn Bryant Block; Andrea A. Peters
ISBN: 9781608826360
Publication Date: 2012
"Helps readers learn and practice exercises for detaching from painful thoughts and feelings and helping their bodies relax and let go of unconscious tension."
Available online.

Cover Art
One Year to an Organized Work Life - Regina Leeds
ISBN: 9780738212791
Publication Date: 2008
"Shows readers the simple steps to get more done in less time—from clearing your desk and organizing your files to dealing with email and making meetings efficient."
Available online.

Cover Art
Stress Management for Dummies - Allen Elkin
ISBN: 9781118523926
Publication Date: 2013
"Gives you trusted, time-tested guidance on teaching your body and mind to properly cope with stress while keeping your sanity intact... [and] will help you identify the stress triggers in your life and cut them down to size..."
Available online.

Cover Art
Time and Stress Management for Rookies - Frances Kay
ISBN: 9780462099552
Publication Date: 2009
"To get things done it helps to be organised. This text provides readers with practical ideas and easy-to-follow methods that can be put into practice immediately."
Available online.

Ch. 3: Time/Stress/Organization Management

 

Ch. 4: Etiquette/Dress Ebooks

If  book is available online, click title to go to it. Off-campus users will be prompted to sign in with their Webadvisor login and password.

Cover Art
Business Etiquette for Dummies - Sue Fox
ISBN: 9780470147092
Publication Date: 2008
Shows you how to develop good etiquette on the job and navigate today’s diverse and complex business environment with great success...[Includes] tips for dressing the part, making polite conversation, minding your manners at meetings and meals, behaving at off-site events, handling ethical dilemmas, and conducting international business.
Available online.

Cover Art
Creating Positive Images for Professional Success - Patsy Johnson Hallman
ISBN: 9781610487771
Publication Date: 2012
Guidelines are provided for projecting a positive personal image, for communicating effectively in multiple ways, for maintaining positive relationships in social and professional life, and for becoming a respected professional.
Available online.

Cover Art
Etiquette Edge - Beverly Y. Langford
ISBN: 9780814472422
Publication Date: 2005
"Gives you a clear, commonsense approach to making “good behavior” a competitive advantage."
Available online.

Cover Art
How to Gain the Professional Edge: Achieve the Personal and Professional Image You Want - Susan Morem
Call Number: HR 5386 .M755 2005
ISBN: 9780816056743
Publication Date: 2005
Explains how to cultivate an authentic professional image both on the outside and internally by focusing on such characteristics as dress and interpersonal interactions.
Available in print at Main Campus.

Ch. 4: Etiquette/Dress Online Resources

Description

Loading  Loading...

Tip