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The Attitude Advantage


The Attitude Advantage
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By: Rosemary T. Fruehling, Ph.D. and Roberta Moore

ISBN: 978-1-59070-855-2
Format: Softcover
Copyright: ©2008
Subject: Career Education
Grade Level: 6-12
Retail Price: $34.64
School Price: $25.98

Description

The Attitude Advantage helps your students learn the human relations skills they need to succeed at work! Each topic begins with a provocative case study. Discussion questions stimulate students to share their reactions to the case. The following text analyzes the case and presents key concepts. Additional questions ask students to use the concepts to rethink their reactions to the case. A new case and questions offer another opportunity for students to apply the concepts. The Attitude Advantage is a great supplement for any co-op or career education course.




Table of Contents

  1. The Need for Human Relations Skills
  2. Your Attitude Counts
  3. Teamwork
  4. Coworker Relationships
  5. Relationships with Supervisors
  6. Destructive Attitudes
  7. Constructive Attitudes
  8. Morale
  9. Handling Stress on the Job
10. Rumors
11. Accepting Responsibility
12. Communication
13. Your Attitude and Job Success
14. Strategies for a Positive Attitude
15. Succeeding in a New Job
16. Being a Reliable Employee
17. Career Plateaus
18. Climbing the Corporate Ladder
19. Learning from Mistakes
20. Repairing Relationships
21. Dealing with Criticism
22. Leaving a Job

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   sample Topic 2 (PDF, 476 KB)
   sample Topic 3 (PDF, 533 KB)
 
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About Author(s)

Rosemary T. Fruehling, Ph.D. - received her B.S., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. She has taught office education at both the high school and postsecondary levels and has conducted business education teacher-training. She was the manager of postsecondary vocational education for the Minnesota State Department of Education and director of software technology development for the State of Minnesota. Rosemary has served as a consultant to many businesses and has authored several business textbooks.

Roberta Moore - received her B.A. from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. She has comprehensive experience in trade, professional, and educational publishing. She was an editor and manager of vocational and business education publishing programs with McGraw-Hill and has worked as a consultant for other major publishers. Roberta has authored several business textbooks. She currently runs her own consulting business in publishing, marketing, and communications.

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