How to Get a First

Insights and Advice from a First-class Graduate

Author: Michael Tefula

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137026057

Category: Education

Page: 120

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'Thank you for picking up my book. My name is Michael and I hope that you will join me on a journey of inspiration, motivation and academic success. Getting a first is not as daunting as it seems, yet many students don't even bother trying. I hope this book will change that. A first-class degree is now, more than ever, one of the best ways of getting the most value out of university and enhancing your career prospects. So what are you waiting for?' Get the most value out of your degree with this authentic guide from a recent first-class graduate. In this book, you will find: • realistic guidance on how to achieve your academic best without missing out on the social aspects of the university experience • a solid framework and practical tips to attain better marks • strategies to immediately improve confidence and study technique • knowledge about the growth mindset and how to reach your true potential With a combination of personal experience, scientific research and motivational anecdotes from other students, you'll get a comprehensive guide to the key elements of academic success.

Student Procrastination

Seize the Day and Get More Work Done

Author: Michael Tefula

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137312467

Category: Study Aids

Page: 144

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Provides research based advice and practical suggestions to help students beat procrastination and perform better at university or MA26. Written by a recent graduate, the author gives students a chance to explore the root causes of procrastination and some of the best ways of eliminating it. Will help students to seize the day and get more done.

Graduate Entrepreneurship

How to Start Your Business After University

Author: Michael Tefula

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137493186

Category: Self-Help

Page: 208

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Ever thought about starting your own business but didn't know where to begin? This book will take you through the key steps of entrepreneurship, including developing a suitable mindset; generating business ideas; and cultivating crucial skills such as marketing, sales and strategy.

The Palgrave Handbook of Experiential Learning in International Business

Author: V. Taras,M. Gonzalez-Perez

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 113746772X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 900

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The Handbook of Experiential Learning In International Business is a one-stop source for international managers, business educators and trainers who seek to either select and use an existing experiential learning project, or develop new projects and exercises of this kind.

Data-Driven Decision-Making in Schools: Lessons from Trinidad

Author: J. Yamin-Ali

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 1137412399

Category: Education

Page: 151

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Yamin-Ali shows how schools can undertake responsible decision-making through gathering and evaluating data, using as examples six fully developed case studies that shed light on common questions of school culture and student life, including student stress, subject selection, and the role of single-sex classes.

Generation and Gender in Academia

Author: B. Bagilhole,K. White

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 1137269170

Category: Social Science

Page: 212

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The first cross-cultural analysis of the differences in career trajectories and experiences between a senior group of women academics and a younger group who are at early and mid-career stages. Major themes in the autobiographical stories of these women were national context; organisational context; family, class and location; and agency.

Applying Political Theory

Issues and Debates

Author: Katherine Smits

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137020601

Category: Political Science

Page: 296

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How can political theory help us understand and solve the political questions of our time? This introduction to political theory illuminates its relevance and applicability and clarifies what is at stake in debates over welfare; terrorism and civil liberties; minority rights; abortion and euthanasia; freedom of speech and a range of other issues.

Studieren - Das Handbuch

Author: Stella Cottrell

Publisher: Spektrum Akademischer Verlag

ISBN: 9783827423603

Category: Science

Page: 352

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Studieren ist schwierig? - Nicht mit diesem Buch! Dieser praktische Leitfaden für Studienanfänger vermittelt grundlegende „Soft Skills“ (vom „Lernen lernen“ über Selbsteinschätzung, Zeit-, Projekt- und Stressmanagement bis zu Gedächtnis- und Schreibtraining, Prüfungs- und Klausursituationen sowie Karriereplanung u.v.m.) - locker präsentiert, in handliche Einheiten verpackt und je nach Bedarf selektiv nutzbar. Viele eingestreute kleine Tipps stehen neben Mini-Fragebögen, Kopiervorlagen für Tabellen, die man nicht im Buch ausfüllen möchte, und ähnlichen Hilfsmitteln. Das unterhaltsam-informative Werk beruht auf dem englischen Bestseller The Study Skilly Handbook und eignet sich für Abiturienten mit Studienwunsch, Studienanfänger verschiedenster Disziplinen und Quereinsteiger als Wegweiser durch die vielfältigen Anforderungen im "Studiendschungel".

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Wer denken will, muss fühlen

Die heimliche Macht der Unvernunft

Author: Dan Ariely

Publisher: Droemer eBook

ISBN: 3426415429

Category: Self-Help

Page: 368

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In seinem neuen internationalen Bestseller untersucht Dan Ariely unser Verhalten in der Arbeitswelt und im Privatleben. Sein überraschender Befund: Unsere Gefühle verleiten uns zwar häufig zu falschen Entscheidungen, doch insgesamt geht es uns oft besser, wenn wir den Verstand auch mal links liegen lassen.









Qualitative Interviews

Author: Sabina Misoch

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN: 3110354616

Category: Social Science

Page: 301

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Qualitative interviews are a key tool in modern research practice. What are the different forms of the qualitative interview? Which method is suitable for which situation? How does one conduct qualitative interviews in practice? The book answers these and other questions by presenting methodological principles and different interview methods with schemata, figures, and examples, along with a discussion of their advantages and disadvantages.