Building Your Health Care Career

1st Edition

A Guide for Students

Authors:

  • 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