Skills for Success focuses on workplace know-how (SCANS) and prepares students for higher learning. Skills for Success is the first content-based skills text to integrate English-language instruction with the teaching of skills essential to vocational or college-based students. Theme-based and interactive, Skills for Success emphasizes development of all four language skills through cooperative learning techniques.
Chapter 1: What Are Employers Looking For?; Chapter 2: Building Self-Confidence; Chapter 3: Volunteering: On-the-Job Training; Chapter 4: Effective Job Applications; Chapter 5: Successful Job Interviews; Chapter 6: Small Talk at the Water Cooler; Chapter 7: Improving Relationships at Work; Chapter 8: Handling Criticism; Chapter 9: Having a Positive Attitude; Chapter 10: Writing at Work