WorldCat Identities

Figler, Howard E.

Overview
Works: 23 works in 66 publications in 2 languages and 3,193 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Instructional films  Instructional television programs  Academic theses  Abstracts 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HF5382.7, 650.14
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Howard E Figler
The complete job-search handbook : all the skills you need to get any job and have a good time doing it by Howard E Figler( Book )

9 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The athlete's game plan for college and career by Stephen K Figler( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The career counselor's handbook by Howard E Figler( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is written for experienced career counselors and those aspiring to enter the profession
Outreach in counseling; applying the growth and prevention model in schools and colleges by David J Drum( Book )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete job-search handbook : everything you need to know to get the job you really want by Howard E Figler( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Topics covered include self assessment skills, connecting skills, communication skills, skills for selling yourself, interviewing
PATH: a career workbook for liberal arts students by Howard E Figler( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1993 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Going the distance : the college athlete's guide to excellence on the field and in the classroom by Stephen K Figler( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advice is provided on how a student athlete can achieve his or her goals equally well in sports, academics, and career preparation. The book provides specific advice regarding how to balance these three areas of college life and solve the problems and pressures that will be encountered by the student in each of them. In particular, advice is given in the following areas: (1) adjusting to the demands of college athletics; (2) maintaining athletic and academic standards; (3) realistically sizing up one's prospects for professional play; (4) staying drug free; (5) dealing with the special concerns of black and female athletes; and (6) parlaying athletic skills into marketable job qualifications. True-life stories of college athletes illustrate much of the advice that is provided. Among the guide's chapters are: "Getting Along with Coaches, Boosters, Professors, and Others"; "Avoiding Exploitation; Careers in and out of Sports"; and "Strategies for Winning the Job You Want". Chapter notes are provided. (Glr)
Liberal education and careers today by Howard E Figler( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keys to liberal arts success( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview follow-up( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video presents specific steps to go through after an interview, with a focus on maintaining a network and keeping up the momentum of the job search. How to turn a rejection into a positive experience is also discussed
Life's work : four approaches to career counseling( Visual )

in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program is designed to show the differing counseling styles of four career counselors. The client has four one-hour sessions with the counselors, following which she evaluates their services and describes her reactions to the process. This video should help both beginning and experienced counselors to broaden their awareness of career counseling techniques
Complete job search handbook by Howard E Figler( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An investigation of a theory of vocational development by Howard E Figler( Book )

2 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outreach in counseling : Applying the growth and prevention model in schools and colleges. With a forew. by Garry R. Walz by David J Drum( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Liberal View A Career Planning & Job-Search Guide for Dickinson College. Revised by Howard E Figler( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This guide is designed to assist liberal arts students at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in planning a career and acquiring a job. It is meant to be used to chart the student's career planning through four years of college. The following topics are included: (1) a description of the people, programs, and resources available to assist in career planning; (2) the advantages of a liberal arts degree in the workplace; (3) a description of the format of this guide; (4) seven self-assessment instruments; (5) ways to translate experience into skills, values, and traits that are prized in the workplace; and (6) job search methods. An eight-item bibliography is included. (JW)
Guidelines for Writing Resumes & Letters. Revised by Howard E Figler( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical advice for creating effective resumes, cover letters, and thank-you letters is provided in this guide for college students. Ten general characteristics of a good resume are enumerated and followed by a lengthy list of strong, action verbs to use when writing the resume. Guidelines for developing the following eight specific parts of a resume are given: job objective, education, employment experience, extracurricular activities, awards and honors, interests, and references. Seven cardinal rules of resume preparation are discussed and two pages of additional advice are given. Nine sample resumes provide an idea of what good resumes should be like. A six-page resume worksheet is included to aid in recalling and organizing the data. Guidelines and rules for writing cover letters (for resumes) and thank-you letters (as follow-up after job interviews) are provided along with examples of the following: a poor cover letter, a good cover letter, a letter requesting a job interview when a specific job is not advertised, and a thank-you letter. (Em)
Interview & Job-Search Preparation for Dickinson College. Revised by Howard E Figler( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This guide is designed to assist students at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in preparing for an interview and job search. The following topics are included: (1) steps to take before approaching an information interview; (2) how to research the literature on individuals and organizations in a chosen career area; (3) the necessary preparation before a job interview; (4) what to do after the interview, when receiving a job offer, and/or when receiving a rejection letter; (5) suggestions for a successful information interview; (6) tips on interviewing strategy; (7) a description of the mock interviews for seniors and the videotaped practice interviews offered at Dickinson College; (8) 53 questions recruiters frequently ask college seniors; (9) negative factors during employment interviews which frequently lead to rejection of the applicant; (10) examples of questions which should or should not be asked during an interview; and (11) valid reasons for asking a question. A sample letter requesting an information interview is provided. (Jw)
The career counselor's handbook by Howard E Figler( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[This book] speaks to the practicing career counselor. It reveals [the authors'] thinking about how to be fully effective as a career counselor, and provides in depth exploration of concerns that practitioners think about every day.-Back cover
College students, work, and campus career advising by Howard E Figler( Recording )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

How to examine your values : new perspective by Howard E Figler( Recording )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.30 (from 0.16 for Interview ... to 1.00 for How to exa ...)

The complete job-search handbook : all the skills you need to get any job and have a good time doing it
Covers
The career counselor's handbookThe complete job-search handbook : everything you need to know to get the job you really wantKeys to liberal arts success
Alternative Names
Figler, Howard

Languages
English (62)

French (1)