Ch 21: Career Management

About This Chapter

Watch career management video lessons and take the accompanying multiple-choice quizzes for immediate feedback. Learn about the different aspects of career management, like career development and training programs.

Career Management - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

Choosing a career can be a huge decision, and it can have a large impact on your life. Fortunately, choosing a career does not mean you are picking your job for the rest of your life. To get a better understanding of this concept, this chapter explains career development and its stages, which can include moving on to a new professional stage in your life and training for a new career. Some of the specific topics the lessons in this chapter cover include:

  • The purpose of career management
  • The stages of one's career from establishment to withdrawal
  • Employee training programs
  • Types of training methodologies

What Is Career Management and Development? - Definition and Purpose Explore the concept of career management.
Career Stages: Establishment, Advancement, Maintenance & Withdrawal Discover the various stages of a career.
Types of Employee Training Programs Learn about a variety of employee training programs.
Methods for Training Employees: Mentoring, On-The-Job & Job Rotation Examine the different methods employers use to train employees.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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