WANTED: Eight Critical Skills You Need To Succeed

WANTED: Eight Critical Skills You Need To Succeed

. . . Your children will need them!. . . Your business needs them!. . . Schools SHOULD teach them!

by Charles Cranston Jett


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The Critical Skills You Need to Succeed in the Twenty-First Century

Today, it’s harder than ever to compete in a more competitive job market. It’s harder to get ahead, and it’s harder to keep up with rapidly changing technology. So what’s the secret to success in our careers? How do we or our children become productive and thriving citizens in a modern democratic society? “WANTED: Eight Critical Skills You Need To Succeed” outlines the critical skills essential for success in a career as well as in everyday living - skills not typically taught directly in high school or college. Designed for those who want to advance in specific careers, for students, and for those who seek personal advancement, this easy-to-follow guide clearly defines and shows us how to develop critical thinking, communication, production, information, analysis, interpersonal, time management, and continued education skills.

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Format: 6 x 9 Black & White Paperback, 260 pages
Publisher: Outskirts Press (Dec 22, 2014)
ISBN10: 1478742682
ISBN13: 9781478742685
Genre: BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers / General

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Charles Cranston JettAbout the Author: Charles Cranston Jett is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, served in the U.S. Naval Nuclear Submarine Force, and then received his MBA degree from the Harvard Business School. With 30 years experience in the management consulting and executive recruiting worlds, he participated in strategic planning, marketing, and organizational development engagements and CEO and Board of Directors searches. He worked with corporate organizations in the area of critical skills identification and skill profiling and assisted them in their corporate development programs as well as targeting specific skill profiles for recruitment. He is the author of several publications including: Whatever Happened to Corporate Loyalty? and Critical Skills and the CEO, both published by Chief Executive Magazine. He is an accomplished and dynamic speaker and has been featured by many of the nation’s top business schools as well as national conventions of the American Psychological Association. Mr. Jett’s work was featured by the US Department of Labor’s publication, Teaching the SCANS Competencies. He is the creator of the work-based learning software management tool known as Coop2000® and is the author of the two books: The Doom Loop and Field Studies – Challenging Project-Based Learning for High School and College Students. You may contact the author at the following email address: charlescjett@gmail.com
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