The Sixth Form MBA

August 2014
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  • Publisher
  • Published
    14th August 2014
  • ISBN 9781854188267
  • Language English
  • Pages 272 pp.
  • Size 6.25" x 9.25"

In today’s employment market there is little doubt that you are entering a world of strong competition, constant change and a high noise level in terms of the messages and signals you will be bombarded with. The Sixth Form MBA will help you navigate this world in terms of giving you advice on all the skills you will need to develop in order to succeed.

The first edition of The Sixth Form MBA written by Susan Croft, provides essential guidance and advice for students on the skills required to succeed within higher education and most importantly, the world of work. The book includes a wealth of tips and advice to help you progress to your chosen university place, the workplace and ultimately your career. It also includes practical case studies and self assessment questions which will test your knowledge and understanding of the information covered throughout this highly informative book.

The Sixth Form MBA also includes key insights from business leaders, government, and teachers on why the skills covered in this book are essential for all sixth form students.

1. Management & Leadership
2. Communications and building rapport / presentation skills
3. Networking skills
4. Negotiating skills
5. Working in teams
6. Time and stress management
7. Managing your money
8. Interview skills
9. Personal branding – image and impact
10. Memory skills

Susan Croft

Susan Croft is an international public speaker and corporate trainer. She is founder and partner of ASC Training and Consulting where she is responsible for communications and sales training. Previously, she was a senior consultant with the international PR firm Hill and Knowlton. Prior to this she ran her own Los Angeles-based PR agency which was subsequently acquired by a leading international firm.