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The bases of competence : skills for lifelong learning and employability

Author: Frederick T Evers; James Cameron Rush; Iris Berdrow
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass, ©1998.
Series: Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The Bases of Competence explains what skills and competencies students need to succeed in today's workplace and details how colleges and universities can strengthen the curriculum to cultivate these skills in their undergraduate students. The book addresses the continuing disparity between the skills developed in college and the essential skills needed in the dynamic workplace environment. By providing a common  Read more...
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Evers, Frederick T. (Frederick Thomas), 1949-
Bases of competence.
San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass, ©1998
(OCoLC)606983500
Online version:
Evers, Frederick T. (Frederick Thomas), 1949-
Bases of competence.
San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass, ©1998
(OCoLC)607003135
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick T Evers; James Cameron Rush; Iris Berdrow
ISBN: 0787909211 9780787909215 0471988642 9780471988649
OCLC Number: 39508112
Description: xxviii, 273 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Foreword / Michael Useem --
pt. 1. Understanding Competence. 1. The Humbling Effect: Moving from College to the Workplace. 2. Creating a Common Language About Competence --
pt. 2. Essential Skills and Competencies. 3. Managing Self. 4. Communicating. 5. Managing People and Tasks. 6. Mobilizing Innovation and Change --
pt. 3. Developing Competence. 7. Closing the Gap Between Campuses and Workplaces. 8. Fostering Workplace Skills in the College Curriculum. 9. Building on Collegiate Learning in the Workplace --
pt. 4. Case Studies. 10. Teaching World of Work Skills Within a Degree Program: Ontario Agricultural College / Andre Auger. 11. Listening to the Customer: External Assessment of Competencies at Babson College / Joseph R. Weintraub, James M. Hunt and William S. Brown [and others]. 12. Cultivating Competence to Sustain Competitive Advantage: The Bank of Montreal / James Logan --
Resource: Making the Match Year 3 Questionnaires (Skill Sections) for Students, Graduates, and Managers.
Series Title: Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series.
Responsibility: Frederick T. Evers, James C. Rush, Iris Berdrow ; foreword by Michael Useem.
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