Achieve College Success
Learn How in One Semester or Less.
Full First Edition

Achieve Career Success, Full/e

Inspired by Professor Gerson's own experience as a troubled learner and an award winning teacher, Achieve College Success: Learn How in One Semester or Less. is designed to teach key life and study skills in practical, easy to understand terms.

Achieve College Full book learn how:

All concepts, exercises and techniques have been classroom proven in college and high school environments. Used alone, or with Achieve Career Success... Discover and Get the Job You Want, Achieve College Success gives students the tools and motivation to define and achieve personal, academic and professional success.

You will discover ways to help your students learn:

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Table of Contents

  • About the Author
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Student Testimonials
  • Comments by Educators
  • Pre-Course Assessment
  • Campus Resources
  • Introduction

  • Chapter 1
    How to Turn Your Dreams into Goals to Achieve The Success You Want
    Chapter 2
    Preparing for Career Success . . . Discover Your Skills, Values, and Interests
    Chapter 3
    How to Use Learning Styles and Types of Intelligences to Perform at Your Best
    Chapter 4
    To Students Who Want to Manage Their Time but Can’t Get Started
    Chapter 5
    Make Learning Easier … Discover How to Read, Study, and Understand Textbooks
    Chapter 6
    Build Your Vocabulary to Increase Your Intelligence and Achievement
    Chapter 7
    How to Take Good Notes and Write Well to Maximize Your Performance
    Chapter 8
    What Students Ought to Know about Memory and Test-Taking Strategies
    Chapter 9
    Discover the Secrets of Critical Thinking for Greater Success
    Chapter 10
    Build Great Relationships for A Successful and Fulfilling Life
    Chapter 11
    Secrets of Managing Your Money for a Happier and Better Life
    Chapter 12
    How to Create the Life You Want and Make a Positive Difference in the World

  • Post-Course Assessment

  • Conclusion
  • Appendix A: Examples of Student Papers
  • Appendix B: Distance Learning/Distance Education
  • Appendix C: Your College Library: A Great Resource
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

What People are Saying...

“This book and course changed my mindset and gave me the instruction to become a successful college student. I received my Associate Degree, I am gainfully employed and working on my BA.”
—Alecia Wells, Former Student at Austin Community College
    Note: Alecia completed a Bachelors Degree
“I have been using your book with my students. This book is life-changing. It not only teaches school success, but also life success.”
— Kelly Holland, Teacher, Irion County ISD

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