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Cornerstones for College Success, CourseSmart eTextbook, 7th Edition

By Robert M. Sherfield, Patricia G. Moody

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Jan 3, 2013

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For First Year Experience, Student Success, and College Success courses.

 

Written specifically for four-year students, Cornerstones for College Success addresses the needs and challenges of students attending universities. 

 

 

TECHNOLOGY OFFERING: MyStudentSuccessLab is available with this book upon request. It is an online solution designed to help students ‘Start strong, Finish stronger’ by building skills for ongoing personal and professional development. Go to http://mystudentsuccesslab.com/mssl3 for a Point and Click DEMO. 

Table of Contents

Preface    Begin: The Goal of Cornerstones

 

Chapter 1 Change: Creating Success, Guiding Change, and Setting Goals

Chapter 2 Engage: Developing Your Personal and Academic Motivation 

Chapter 3 Persist: Using the Tools of Self-Management to Stay in College

Chapter 4 Connect: Connecting with Technology, Research, and Information Literacy 

Chapter 5 Think: Building Critical Thinking, Emotional Intelligence, and Problem Solving Skills

Chapter 6 Prioritize: Planning Your Time and Reducing Stress

Chapter 7 Learn: Discovering Your Learning Styles, Dominent Intelligences, and Personality Type

Chapter 8 Read: Building Your Reading Comprehension Skills

Chapter 9 Record: Cultivating Your Listening Skills and Developing a Note Taking System

Chapter 10 Study: Developing Your Memory, Study, and Test Taking Skills

Chapter 11 Prosper: Managing Your Money and Debts Wisely

Chapter 12 Present: Improving Your Personal and Professional Presentation Skills

Chapter 13 Communicate: Communicating, Appreciating Diversity, and Managing Conflict

Chapter 14 Live: Developing Your Plan for Wellness and Personal Responsibility

Chapter 15 Plan: Focusing on Your Professional Career and Living Well

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Cornerstones for College Success, CourseSmart eTextbook, 7th Edition
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$34.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-321-86054-5