Building Your Health Care Career

1st Edition

A Guide for Students

Authors:

  • Janice Waddell
  • Gail Donner
  • Mary Wheeler
    • Print ISBN 9781897422175

    Key Features

    Follows the Donner-Wheeler Career Planning and Development Model
    Full of specific activities and exercises for each stage of the Model
    Students will learn how to:
    Develop a clinical learning plan
    Appropriately select courses
    Determine a foci for course assignments
    Balance extracurricular activities
    Establish a sense of control and direction over their academic career
    Develop a plan for future success
    Discussion on learning styles and the importance of determining one’s own style as part of the Self-Assessment process
    Advice on how to market yourself, including a discussion on social networking sites (Facebook, MySpace, etc.) and their new role in the hiring process
    Numerous case studies and examples

    Details

    No. of pages:
    88
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2009
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby Canada
    Print ISBN:
    9781897422175

    About the authors

    Janice Waddell

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Associate Dean, Faculty of Community Services; Associate Professor, Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing, Ryerson University

    Gail Donner

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Partner, donnerwheeler, Career Planning and Development Consultants

    Mary Wheeler

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Partner, donnerwheeler, Career Planning and Development Consultants