Apply Yourself: English for Job Search Success
An in-depth and comprehensive approach to the job search process, Apply Yourself thoroughly prepares students for the growing demands and challenges ... Show synopsis An in-depth and comprehensive approach to the job search process, Apply Yourself thoroughly prepares students for the growing demands and challenges they will face in today's job market. Through content-based, interactive tasks, Apply Yourself teaches the functional language, grammatical structures, and vocabulary essential for a successful, independent job search. Features of this outstanding program: -- Integrates the language, skills, and cultural concepts students need to compete in the U.S. job market. -- Focuses on current issues of the job search, including short and long-term goals, networking, and transferable skills. -- Job Culture Notes in each unit increase students' cross-cultural awareness. Topics include "Body Language", "Selling Yourself", and "Concepts of Time and Money". -- Listening selections focusing on real job-search situations enable students to hear applicants calling companies, networking, and interviewing. -- Communicative, Interactive activities such as pair and group work, games, role plays, and problem-solving tasks provide extensive practice and reinforcement of language and skills required for the job search.