Whether you are about to embark on your business degree programme, are already a business student or are a business graduate, this book helps you to develop yourself and your career in ways which will benefit you, your current and future employers and society.

Career and Life Planning
Career and Life Planning
A Note from the Author

A good study skill is to start with researching the key words of an essay or assignment title. Always have an excellent dictionary to hand. This will also enhance your word power and your spelling, both of which are important elements of being skilled in communication.

The Word Detective (2009) website has an interesting piece on the derivation of the word career and its sister word careen, the latter meaning to lean over or tilt. We are familiar with ‘career’ meaning ‘profession or course of employment or activity’. The Word Detective adds that the root of ‘career’ is the Latin ‘carrus’ meaning a wheeled vehicle. This conjures up an image of a chariot and ...

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