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AUTHORS: Staley, Constance - ©2010
Success in community college requires more than just intellect. Motivation, focus, and discipline are key. Staley's FOCUS ON COMMUNITY COLLEGE SUCCESS shows you how to use that key to drive your personal success in community college--and well beyond. Knowing how to succeed in college may seem like common sense, but this book teaches college success tactics you need not learn on your own. This text covers topics, tools, and techniques that will deliver results. By learning these skills early, you can avoid common pitfalls. All of the book's exercises and activities are specifically designed to help you learn more about yourself and to help you focus on what you need to do to succeed, with learning tools that help you chart your progress. These lessons will also help you in your career and personal life. Did you know that your odds of completing college successfully increase after you take a college success course? That makes FOCUS ON COMMUNITY COLLEGE SUCCESS a no-brainer.