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The Resource Psychology 101 1/2 : the unspoken rules for success in academia, Robert J. Sternberg

Psychology 101 1/2 : the unspoken rules for success in academia, Robert J. Sternberg

Label
Psychology 101 1/2 : the unspoken rules for success in academia
Title
Psychology 101 1/2
Title remainder
the unspoken rules for success in academia
Statement of responsibility
Robert J. Sternberg
Title variation
  • Psychology one hundred one and a half
  • Psychology one hundred and one and a half
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this book, Yale professor Robert J. Sternberg generously passes along invaluable wisdom gleaned from his years of experience in academia. Dr. Sternberg has distilled his analysis of choices made over a long and singularly successful career into rich, densely packed maxims that will help students and new academics create a grounding foundation for gratifying careers. Dr. Sternberg's advice gives readers a template for learning how to make lasting marks on, and significant contributions to, the academic world of psychology while still following their hearts. The thoughtful lessons this book offers will be highly valued by students and young psychologists. It is sure to become an enduring companion that they will return to time and again
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sternberg, Robert J
Dewey number
150/.71/1
Index
index present
LC call number
BF77
LC item number
.S68 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Psychology
  • Psychology
  • Psychology
Label
Psychology 101 1/2 : the unspoken rules for success in academia, Robert J. Sternberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-227) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Realize the Importance of Delaying Gratification
  • Surmount Obstacles Flexibly
  • Nip Problems in the Bud
  • Don't Take Things Personally
  • Turn Defeats Into Opportunities
  • Get It in Writing
  • Don't Cover Up
  • Actively Seek Out Guidance and Feedback
  • Avoid Defensiveness
  • Do What You Believe Is Right
  • Don't Believe Things Just Because Other People Do
  • Make Friends in the Field
  • Be True to Yourself and Let Others Be True to Themselves
  • Create Opportunities and Take Advantage of Them When They Arise
  • Remember That You Can Go Very Far on Reflective Hard Work
  • Balance Long-Term With Short-Term Goals
  • When You Make a Professional Commitment, Honor It if at All Possible
  • Be Not a Saint, a Sinner, or a Sucker
  • Spread Yourself Neither Too Thin nor Too Thick
  • Specialize, But Not to the Point of Losing the Forest for the Trees
  • If You Do It Well, You'll Most Likely Do It Again
  • Reinvent Yourself on a Periodic Basis
  • Believe in Yourself and Yours
  • Remember That There Is Always Room To Grow
  • Don't Take Yourself Too Seriously
  • Learn When It Is Time To Make Gracious Exits
  • Realize That Knowledge Is a Double-Edged Sword
  • Go Your Own Way and the Rewards Will Follow
  • Decide What Is Important to You, and Then Be True to It
  • Find Your Mission and Define Success in Terms of Realizing It
  • Be Proactive, Not Reactive
  • Never Get Stuck on Seeing a Problem in Just One Way
  • Realize That You Will Not Succeed in Your Relations With Everyone
Control code
51613859
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 241 pages
Isbn
9781591470298
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003002006
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Psychology 101 1/2 : the unspoken rules for success in academia, Robert J. Sternberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-227) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Realize the Importance of Delaying Gratification
  • Surmount Obstacles Flexibly
  • Nip Problems in the Bud
  • Don't Take Things Personally
  • Turn Defeats Into Opportunities
  • Get It in Writing
  • Don't Cover Up
  • Actively Seek Out Guidance and Feedback
  • Avoid Defensiveness
  • Do What You Believe Is Right
  • Don't Believe Things Just Because Other People Do
  • Make Friends in the Field
  • Be True to Yourself and Let Others Be True to Themselves
  • Create Opportunities and Take Advantage of Them When They Arise
  • Remember That You Can Go Very Far on Reflective Hard Work
  • Balance Long-Term With Short-Term Goals
  • When You Make a Professional Commitment, Honor It if at All Possible
  • Be Not a Saint, a Sinner, or a Sucker
  • Spread Yourself Neither Too Thin nor Too Thick
  • Specialize, But Not to the Point of Losing the Forest for the Trees
  • If You Do It Well, You'll Most Likely Do It Again
  • Reinvent Yourself on a Periodic Basis
  • Believe in Yourself and Yours
  • Remember That There Is Always Room To Grow
  • Don't Take Yourself Too Seriously
  • Learn When It Is Time To Make Gracious Exits
  • Realize That Knowledge Is a Double-Edged Sword
  • Go Your Own Way and the Rewards Will Follow
  • Decide What Is Important to You, and Then Be True to It
  • Find Your Mission and Define Success in Terms of Realizing It
  • Be Proactive, Not Reactive
  • Never Get Stuck on Seeing a Problem in Just One Way
  • Realize That You Will Not Succeed in Your Relations With Everyone
Control code
51613859
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 241 pages
Isbn
9781591470298
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003002006
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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