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Success Skills: Strategies for Study and Lifelong Learning (Title 1)

Success Skills: Strategies for Study and Lifelong Learning (Title 1)
Author: Abby Marks-Beale
ISBN 13: 9780538729635
ISBN 10: 538729635
Edition: 3
Publisher: South-Western Educational Pub
Publication Date: 2006-06-12
Format: Paperback
Pages: 432
List Price: $76.95

SUCCESS SKILLS focuses on how to learn; thinking and communication skills; and technology and information management. Users learn success strategies required in today's academic and workplace environments. The five key areas of this text include: learning how to learn; becoming an active reader; listening, memory, and note-taking mastery; testing and critical thinking skills; and information gathering, research and writing skills. SUCCESS SKILLS positions learners to be successful in today's multifaceted workplace.


Equips users with study and learning skills required in today's academic and workplace settings. Focus is on learning how to learn, critical thinking, reading comprehension, and managing information. Information is delivered in many bite-sized boxes and tips, as well as longer explanations and examples. Includes many worksheets. This is the second edition of . This edition has new workplace scenarios, more self-assessment and critical thinking activities, and additional case studies and ethics features. The author is a corporate learning specialist. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)