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What employers want: the employability skills handbook

What employers want: the employability skills handbook

Holmes, Karen

A unique handbook helping students at school or college prepare for the workplace and ensure they have the key skills employers want. It features practical, interactive activities to help identify and develop transferable skills such as communication and problem solving to make students more employable

Paperback, Book. English.
Published Richmond: Trotman, 2017
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Statement of responsibility: Karen Holmes
ISBN: 1911067524, 9781911067528
Note: Previous edition: 2011.
Physical Description: xiv, 170 pages ; 24 cm
Subject: Vocational guidance.; Success in business.; Employability.


  1. Introduction
  2. What skills do you need to succeed at work?
  3. Where are you now?
  4. Where to you need to be?
  5. Using numbers effectively
  6. Using language effectively
  7. Using ICT effectively
  8. Self-management
  9. Thinking and solving problems
  10. Working together and communicating
  11. Understanding the business
  12. Write your own profile
  13. Further information.