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Liberal arts power!

Burton Jay Nadler

Liberal arts power!

how to sell it on your résumé

by Burton Jay Nadler

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Peterson"s Guides, Inc. in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Résumés (Employment),
  • Education, Humanistic.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBurton Jay Nadler.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5383 .N3 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 118 p. ;
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3179530M
    ISBN 100878662545
    LC Control Number83022116
    OCLC/WorldCa10100855

    You Can Do Anything: The Surprising Power of a "Useless" Liberal Arts Education. Hatchette Book Group, Inc., Jackson-Hayes, Loretta. "We don't need more STEM majors. We need more STEM majors with liberal arts training." Washington Post, 18 Feb. Renzulli, Kari Anne. "10 Jobs That Pay More Than $55, That you Can Get With A Liberal Author: Mckenzie Perkins.   Citing the book You Can Do Anything: The Surprising Power of a "Useless" Liberal Arts Education by George Anders, Elliott described the example of Open Table, the online restaurant reservation service. To run the app requires just 14 people in technical positions but people with expertise in communication.

      Here's my list of fifty. I could do this again next week, and at least 10% of them would change. Note that this list is not intended to function as anything like the equivalent of, say, a broad-based college degree; it's simply a sequential prog. Get this from a library! Liberal arts power!: what it is and how to sell it on your resume. [Burton Jay Nadler] -- Shows job hunters how to demonstrate the value of a liberal arts education to potential employers through a well-crafted resume. Includes sample resumes.

    The liberal arts graduates featured in videos on this site share how a liberal arts education has shaped their educational experiences, careers, and personal Views: 2K. “The Liberal Arts in Action” symposium featured speakers who are alumni of small, independent colleges that emphasize the liberal arts. The stories of these graduates’ lives illustrate vividly the important role that liberal arts education plays in advancing innovation, entrepreneurship, and success in our society across diverse fields of endeavor—and how it contributes to a meaningful.


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Stories always deliver more learning punch, and George Anders tells many stories well on how individuals with a Liberal Arts degree have taken on career challenges and navigated through them. Through the stories, the value of a Liberal Arts education shines. The book is a great mix of being inspirational, aspirational, and motivational/5(32).

Through the stories, the value of a Liberal Arts education shines. The book is a great mix of being inspirational, aspirational, and motivational. The latter is the most important. Although you may think this book is written for the teenager thinking about their educational path or a something looking for the right path forward, it applies /5(28).

In You Can Do Anything, George Anders explains the remarkable power of a liberal arts education - and the ways it can open the door to thousands of cutting-edge jobs every week.

The key insight: curiosity, creativity, and empathy aren't unruly traits that must be reined : Little, Brown and Company. Liberal arts power! book The more that liberal arts graduates can demonstrate that their time with diphthongs or Descartes has imbued them with these five skills, the easier it will be to impress potential employers.

I started this book with the belief that the “liberal arts” name encapsulated so many valuable strengths that recent labeling anxieties could be overcome. I think what might be most helpful about this book for liberal arts majors worried about their ability to make a living is the research that shows that while liberal arts graduates might make less right out of college they tend to catch up in income over time, earning more than other more "technical" degrees/5.

Directed by Josh Radnor. With Josh Radnor, Elizabeth Olsen, Zac Efron, Elizabeth Reaser. When something Jesse returns to his alma mater for a professor's retirement party, he falls for Zibby, a college student, and is faced with a powerful attraction that springs up between them/10(K).

The Unexpected Value of the Liberal Arts. on a seldom-appreciated liberal-arts discipline—sociology—to power her career forward.

has been adapted from George Anders’s new book. A liberal arts education does not describe a political affiliation, nor should it be confused with the fine arts, which includes the study of music, visual art or theater, for example. The concept of a liberal arts education and the meaning behind it actually has origins that date back to Ancient Greece.

The phrase liberal arts today does not refer to The Arts, or even the humanities; it is a broader concept. In fact, in phrases like liberal arts core, or liberal arts education, the word arts is.

Liberal arts education (from Latin liberalis "free" and ars "art or principled practice") is the traditional program of education in Western higher education. Liberal arts today covers four areas: the natural sciences, social sciences, (creative) arts, and central academic disciplines include physics, biology, philosophy, logic, linguistics, literature, history, political.

YOU CAN DO ANYTHING The Surprising Power of a “Useless” Liberal Arts Education By George Anders pp. Little, Brown & Company. $Author: Timothy Aubry. The 4-Year Liberal Arts Reading List. This 4-Year Year Liberal Arts reading list is a guide to many of history’s most important books at least from a Western perspective (please feel free to share a similar canon from other cultures that has been translated into English in the comments).

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This effective book provides a proven framework for carefully guiding even the most math-anxious are real world problems in every chapter that help students use mathematics in. InMicrosoft cofounder Bill Gates told a panel of American governors that a liberal arts education would hold back college graduates in the modern : Richard Feloni.

We’ve all heard the jokes about useless liberal arts degrees, but my guest today argues that in today ’s high tech economy, liberal arts degrees can be incredibly useful and even lucrative. His name is George Anders and he’s the author of the book You Can Do Anything: The Surprising Power of a “Useless” Liberal Arts Education.

We begin our conversation looking at research that. The term ‘liberal arts education’ can also be applied to the dedicated study of just one of the above subjects (for example, a student studying a BA in Philosophy could be said to be undertaking a liberal arts education).

In general, however, the term refers to degree programs that aim to provide a broader spectrum of knowledge and skills. The Liberal Arts Core is a set of principles that guides students in the selection of courses and serves to define the common core of a liberal arts education at Syracuse. It was devised and adopted by the faculty of the College of Arts and Sciences to assure that each student's course of study includes the most important features of an.

An argument for the usefulness of a major in liberal arts. Forbes contributor Anders (The Rare Find: How Great Talent Stands Out,etc.) offers encouraging advice for students worried about choosing a college, a major, or finding a job after a “rapidly evolving high-tech future,” he writes, there will be “thousands of openings a week” for graduates who majored in.

George Anders is a senior editor at large at LinkedIn, and the author of five business books. including The New York Times bestseller Perfect r in his career, he spent two decades as a top feature writer for The Wall Street Journal, where he was part of a team that won a Pulitzer Prize for national has also been a contributing writer at Forbes, a founding editor of.

A liberal arts education can be the foundation for a career in just about any field, from politics to business, not just those directly related to liberal arts majors.

Through these courses, students learn how to solve problems, think critically, write well, and gain a whole host of important facts about history and culture. Power of Liberal Arts. 1, likes. We share news, infographics, stories from grads, and data on liberal arts colleges and universities, focusing on cost, outcomes, and the jobs grads ers: K.The power and promise of the liberal arts lies in the multidimensionality and mutuality of these values.

The intrinsic value of a liberal arts education lies in the sheer joy of learning for its own sake, asking the big questions, making discoveries, cultivating a life-long quest for learning.A liberal arts education challenges students to learn to live with themselves, accepting who they are and may become.

It lays a foundation for students who seek to live principled lives rather than being persuaded by power or the herd in order to achieve recognition or ephemeral happiness.