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  1. Introduction to Vocational Rehabilitation

    Policies, Practices and Skills

    By Clive Langman

    This text provides an overview of vocational rehabilitation (VR) practice, making it the perfect companion for students and practitioners with an interest in supporting people back to work and improving their sense of health and well-being. The book is divided into three parts: the first covers...

    Published August 17th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Careers around the World

    Individual and Contextual Perspectives

    By Jon P. Briscoe, Douglas T. Hall, Wolfgang Mayrhofer

    Companies are becoming more global and international, and commerce and information flow seamlessly across national borders. In addition, modernization, rapid technological change, an increasingly (shared) global culture, and shifting socio-demographic values have created conditions in which career...

    Published August 8th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Pharmacy

    What It Is and How It Works, Third Edition

    By William N. Kelly

    Series: Pharmacy Education Series

    As the first baby boomers have reached 65, more prescriptions than ever are being dispensed, and the need for properly trained pharmacists is critical. Now in its third edition, Pharmacy: What It Is and How It Works continues to provide a comprehensive review of all aspects of pharmacy, from the...

    Published July 25th 2011 by CRC Press

  4. Essentials of Law and Ethics for Pharmacy Technicians, Third Edition

    By Kenneth M. Strandberg

    Series: Pharmacy Education Series

    As the practice of modern medicine becomes more and more pharmacology dependent, the role of pharmacy technicians is becoming more complex. This is true in terms of the medications they are required to deliver, as well as the legal responsibilities and ethical considerations that come with...

    Published July 25th 2011 by CRC Press

  5. Knowledge, Skills and Competence in the European Labour Market

    What’s in a Vocational Qualification?

    By Michaela Brockmann, Linda Clarke, Christopher Winch

    For the free movement of labour across the European Union, establishing transparency and comparability of qualifications across member states is vital. This book examines how qualifications, knowledge, skills and competences are understood in different national contexts and trans-nationally and...

    Published May 11th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Economic Development, Education and Transnational Corporations

    By Mark Hanson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    This book focuses on the questions of: why do some economically disadvantaged nations develop significantly faster than others, and what roles do their educational systems play? As case illustrations, in the early 1960s Mexico and South Korea were both equally underdeveloped agrarian societies....

    Published May 9th 2011 by Routledge

  7. The Adult Learner

    7th Edition

    By Malcolm S. Knowles, Elwood F. Holton III, Richard A. Swanson

    "A great update of a classic. Should be required reading for anyone involved with adult learning in schools, businesses and communities." Sam Stern, Professor & Dean, School of Education, Oregon State University, USA How do you tailor education to the learning needs of adults? Do they learn...

    Published March 8th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Entrepreneurial Learning

    Conceptual Frameworks and Applications

    Edited by Richard T. Harrison, Claire M. Leitch

    Series: Routledge Studies in Entrepreneurship

    This book addresses the burgeoning interest in organizational learning and entrepreneurship, bringing together for the first time a collection of new papers dealing explicitly with entrepreneurial learning. Where past books have examined learning in a corporate context, Harrison and Leitch focus...

    Published March 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  9. The Routledge Companion to International Business Coaching

    Edited by Michel Moral, Geoffrey Abbott

    An effective coach can help the business leader make sense of the challenges and complexities of modern international business, unlocking the potential of both leader and organization. This important handbook offers the first comprehensive and detailed introduction to the theory and practice of...

    Published January 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  10. Developmental Coaching

    Life Transitions and Generational Perspectives

    Edited by Stephen Palmer, Sheila Panchal

    Series: Essential Coaching Skills and Knowledge

    Developmental Coaching explores many of the common transition points we experience throughout life, including teenage transitions, becoming a parent, mid-life and retirement. The book sets these transitions in their social context and reviews them in the light of generational factors. The book is...

    Published November 16th 2010 by Routledge