Timelines

Take time to think about your short- and long-term goals. If you would like to pursue graduate or professional school, are you familiar with the application process? If you would like to go directly into the workforce, have you developed your resume? These links provide you with helpful information. (We've also provide you with a list of links to access used text books.)


SHORT- AND LONG-TERM GOALS

Setting Short- and Long-Term Goals
After reading this section, you will be able to set short-term objectives and long-term goals , use short-term objectives to achieve long- term goals , and use objectives and goals to maintain a direction in your life.

Read more:
http://ilearn.senecac.on.ca/careers/goals/objectives_and_goals.html

Interview Questions: Goals
This link provides you with a list of goal-related questions an interviewer might ask in an interview.

Read more:
http://www.hr-guide.com/data/G336.htm

Short-Term and Long-Term Career Plan/Occupational Goals
You should break your career plan down into goals you can reach in a year or less and goals you want to reach in five years or less. You can use increments of one or two years in this five year plan as well. This breakdown will make your plan easier to follow.

Read more:
http://careerplanning.about.com/od/careeractionplan/a/action_plan_lng_3.ht

TIMELINES


Have you thought about your long- range career plan?  If you are going to graduate or professional school, you will need to develop a timeline for the application process.  If you entering the workforce after receiving your undergraduate degree, what is your plan for entering the workforce? These links provide you with to do lists developed by undergraduate institutions.

Timeline
http://artemis.austincollege.edu/careers/fouryear.htm

Timeline
http://www.depauw.edu/admin/career/timeline.asp

Timeline
http://www.vanderbilt.edu/career/pdfs/4yearplan03.pdf   (PDF File)


USED TEXT BOOKS


College is expensive and so are books!  Possibly you can buy used textbooks and save some money!

ECampus
http://www.ecampus.com/

Barnes and Nobles
http://www.barnesandnoble.com/textbooks/index.asp?r=1&popup=0

Campusbooks
http://www.campusbooks.com/

Cheapest Textbooks
http://www.cheapesttextbooks.com/

All Book Stores
http://www.allbookstores.com/

 

 

 
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