First Time Pass

Author: Michael Bell

Publisher: Fireworks Press

ISBN: 0956723101

Category: Education

Page: 410

View: 9792

Pass your professional exam, the first time you take it.In today's ever more competitive job market, an unblemished exam record can make all the difference between landing that sought-after position you covet, and not. But what can you do, as a career professional holding down a demanding job whilst studying for a challenging exam, to ensure that you boost your career prospects and gain that first time pass? This inspirational book covers every aspect of the study process, from the moment you decide to start studying, to the moment you finish your exam, and beyond. Its unique emphasis on the psychological aspects of learning, in addition to its focus on professionals rather than school and college students, ensures that it is a book that goes far beyond other books about study and exams. Following the invaluable advice contained in this positive, powerful, yet pragmatic and practical guide will ensure you maximise your chances of exam success and achieve that essential first time pass.
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CIMA: Pass First Time!

Author: David Harris

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann

ISBN: 9780080963068

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 160

View: 5347

Now in its second edition, Pass First Time! is the ultimate guide to passing your CIMA exams. Fully revised and updated for the new 2010 syllabus and written by a CIMA examiner, it’s packed with useful hints and tips that will help you: * improve the way you study * find out just what the examiners are looking for * avoid the most common pitfalls * earn all the marks you deserve Illustrated throughout, and with summarising mind-maps at the end of each chapter, this book will give you the best possible chance of passing your CIMA exams – first time! ‘Writing a CIMA exam is difficult if you do not know how to approach it. David really makes it easy by giving step-by-step advice about understanding what the examiner wants, how to make best use of your time and how to structure your answer in such a way that maximum marks can be scored.’ Henry van Rooyen, Business Manager & TOPCIMA student ‘Pass First Time! gives an insight into the way examiners think and what they want from the students. It also gives tips on study techniques and time keeping, making it a very useful read.’ Alina V S-Botha, CIMA Lecturer, South Africa David R Harris is a management consultant, freelance lecturer, author and CIMA examiner. David specialises in advising smaller organisations on strategy. Neil Sullivan is a freelance author and illustrator with many years’ experience in advertising. - There are 90,000 CIMA students in the UK studying independently and needing practical advice on how to learn, take exams, and succeed: this book is the only book on the market that provides this advice tailored specifically for their exams - Written by a CIMA examiner and tutor, giving real-life guidance "from the horse's mouth" - Full of illustrations, mind-maps and cartoons to illustrate how best to learn in a user-friendly way
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The Official K53 Pass Your Learner’s Licence First Time

Author: Gavin Hoole

Publisher: Penguin Random House South Africa

ISBN: 1432302760

Category: Education

Page: 64

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The Official K53 Pass Your Learner’s Licence First Time is a condensed reference at a budget price. It is based on the official K53 test, and contains all the information the learner needs to pass the test. The text has been updated to include the latest information that the learner will need to know to pass the test. Each requirement of the test is set out in a clear, easy-to-read style. As a learner driver, you are guided through all the information you need to master the rules of the road and traffic signs – everything you need to know to pass the test first time and at a budget price!
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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Review, Third Edition

Author: Dr. Sara J. Cuccurullo, MD

Publisher: Demos Medical Publishing

ISBN: 1617052019

Category: Medical

Page: 198

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Doody's Core Title 2013! "This book does an excellent job and is currently the only known review book for physiatrists. The author has done it again, producing an excellent, concise resource that provides clinicians with an optimal solution for studying for the written board examination." --Doodys Reviews This third edition of the incomparable review bible for the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Examination has been completely updated to reflect current practice and the core knowledge tested on the exam. Known for its organization, consistency, and clarity, the book distills the essentials and provides focused reviews of all major topics. Coverage is expanded in the third edition to include dedicated sections on pain management, medical ethics, and ultrasound that reflect new board requirements. Written in outline format for readability and easy access to information, content is modeled after the topic selection of the AAPMR Self-Directed Medical Knowledge Program used by residents nationwide. To aid in information retention, ìPearlsî are designated with an open-book icon to highlight key concepts and stress clinical and board-eligible aspects of each topic. The text is divided into major subspecialty areas written by authors with clinical expertise in each subject area, and content is reviewed by senior specialists to ensure the utmost accuracy. More than 500 high-quality illustrations clarify and reinforce concepts. The book also provides updated epidemiologic and statistical data throughout and includes a section on biostatistics in physical medicine and rehabilitation. In addition to its proven value as a resource for exam preparation, the book is also a must-have for practicing physiatrists seeking recertification, and for PM&R instructors helping trainees to prepare for the exam. New to the Third Edition: Thoroughly reviewed, revised, and updated to reflect current practice and core knowledge tested on Boards Improved organization, clarity, and consistency Presents new chapters/sections on pain management, medical ethics, and ultrasound Key Features: Board"Pearlsî are highlighted with an open-book icon throughout the text to flag key concepts and stress high-yield aspects of each topic Models the table of contents after the topic selection of the AAPMR Self-Directed Medical Knowledge Program used by residents nationwide Authored by physicians with special interest and clinical expertise in their respective areas and reviewed by senior specialists in those areas Organizes information in outline format and by topic for easy reference Includes over 500 illustrations to clarify concepts Provides updated epidemiologic and statistical data throughout Contains a section on biostatistics in physical medicine & rehabilitation Praise for the First Edition: ì... there is no other comparable text in PM&R. The key resource for facts needed to pass boards and useful for those in clinical practice for day to day use as well. - -Doody's Reviews "I congratulate the editors and authors for coming up with such incredible and concise work...I think that this book is a must for all residents undergoing training in the field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation." -Saudi Medical Journal "Over the years many residents have confronted the problem of what to study for the boards...This elegant volume will finally fulfill this critical void" - From the foreword by Ernest W. Johnson, M.D.
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DRCOG MCQs and OSCEs - how to Pass First Time

Author: Una F Coales

Publisher: RSM Press

ISBN: 9781853155062

Category: Medical

Page: 263

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This book presents three complete Diploma of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists MCQ practice exams and OSCE practice papers, accompanied by detailed answers and tips. They are presented in an identical way to the exam itself.
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You Can Pass the CPA Exam

Get Motivated!

Author: Debra R. Hopkins

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471696625

Category: Study Aids

Page: 240

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Each year, over 120,000 CPA exam candidates continue to attempt to pass the CPA exam. It is a stressful event in the life of an accountant, and the stress goes beyond just the knowledge and the exam itself because of the high percentage (85%), of first time students who fail. This book discusses what really happens at the CPA exam and how the candidate can better control the outcome. It provides the expert guidance on the techniques needed to pass today's CPA exam.
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3 Vs. 3 Soccer

How to Bring Home the Gold

Author: William J. Linkous III

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 147712120X

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 110

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Discover the secrets that take a skilled small-sided soccer team to the championship level. This book will give you the strategies and plays to take home a championship trophy in small-sided soccer. Learn the philosophy, positioning, and mindset necessary to win at all levels. You will want to keep this book in your soccer bag, and refer to it again and again. This book will allow you to discover: Why skills alone are not enough to guarantee success at three versus three soccer. The single most important aspect of a short sided soccer game. Trick plays and strategies that could win your team the championship game. The mindset necessary to win playoff games. Proper offensive and defensive positioning and execution. In bounds plays and strategies that protect the ball from the other team. The most important soccer skills necessary to play and win short sided soccer. William Linkous has been a soccer player for over thirty-five years, and has played at all levels of amateur soccer. Bills teams have won countless amateur soccer championships. He played high school soccer in the Atlanta area, and played college soccer for Roanoke College in Virginia. He played extensive three versus three soccer during the time period from 1997 to 2011 in Georgia, Florida, Alabama, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Colorado. His teams won numerous local, regional, and national events in those states. During the time period from 1999 to 2011, his teams won four national championships, took second place nationally twice, took third place nationally twice, and fifth place nationally once. This guide will put your team on the path to a championship in short sided soccer. Start your teams success today!
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Evaluation and Testing in Nursing Education

Fourth Edition

Author: Marilyn H. Oermann, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF,Kathleen B Gaberson, PhD, RN, CNOR, CNE, ANEF

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 0826195563

Category: Medical

Page: 450

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Named a 2013 Doody's Essential Purchase! "This book should be required reading for all educators! It is necessary for educators to keep pace with the changing dynamics of learners and this book provides insights into how to achieve this goal."--Doody's Medical Reviews Praise for the Third Edition: ìWithout question, this book should be on every nurse educator's bookshelf.î --Nursing Education Perspectives The ìgold standardî for evaluation and testing in nursing education, this revision helps educators measure and evaluate the level of learning that their students have achieved and presents fundamental concepts of what constitutes reliable tools and rubrics for measuring studentsí classroom and clinical performance. It describes how to develop a test blueprint and to assemble, administer, write, and score all types of tests and test questions, and analyze tests and test performance for both classroom and clinical evaluation. It includes guidelines for preventing cheating, and for conducting productive posttest discussions. The book offers strategies for evaluating higher cognitive levels of learning and for evaluating written assignments with sample scoring rubrics. The book explores important social, ethical, and legal issues associated with testing and evaluation. The text meets NLN Certification Competency #3: Use Assessment & Evaluation Strategies (15% of CNE Test BluePrint). New to the Fourth edition: Expanded coverage of essential concepts in assessment, evaluation, and testing in nursing classroom and clinical education A new chapter on online testing, with and without an online teaching platform such as BlackBoard, standardized online testing packages, establishing valid online-based testing, and related issues Current research, references, and new examples Stronger focus on evaluating higher level cognitive functions Additional test preparation for NCLEX and other certification tests Development of test items that prepare students for licensure and certification exams, including discussion of innovative items being piloted for possible use on the NCLEX Expanded coverage on establishing rubrics for assessing written assignments New information on using simulation for ìHigh Stakes Testingî Online teaching guide that includes PowerPoint slides, sample core syllabus, and learner activities
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Getting the Most From Nursing School: A Guide to Becoming a Nurse

Author: Robert Atkins

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9781449630850

Category: Medical

Page: 256

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Find Success in Nursing School! Getting The Most From Nursing School presents a roadmap to guide talented men and women along their journey from considering nursing as a profession to their first position as a registered nurse. This exceptional resource provides the necessary guidance to ensure that students get the most from their education and become excellent care providers, policymakers, educators, and researchers and achieve their goal of improving the health and well-being of others. Getting The Most From Nursing School is written by a doctorally prepared nurse, researcher, and professor and can be distinguished by its evidence-based information, its anecdotes, and its empirically grounded recommendations from nurses who have decades of experience in both clinical practice and as educators. Sample chapters include: Why become a nurse? Nursing school is tough...getting through the classes Surviving and succeeding in clinical Preparing for success on the NCLEX
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How to Play the Craps Game and Win

Author: Wallace Chin

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 1469164310

Category: Fiction

Page: 158

View: 3916

This is the only book you will need to win. Learn the correct way using tracking number method. It is powerful and yet it is convincing. This book is for the beginner and advanced player.
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Oral Drug Absorption

Prediction and Assessment, Second Edition

Author: Jennifer B. Dressman,Christos Reppas

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1420077341

Category: Medical

Page: 450

View: 8074

Oral Drug Absorption, Second Edition thoroughly examines the special equipment and methods used to test whether drugs are released adequately when administered orally. The contributors discuss methods for accurately establishing and validating in vitro/in vivo correlations for both MR and IR formulations, as well as alternative approaches for MR and IR formulations. This practical, hands-on guide includes an interactive CD-ROM that helps pharmaceutical industry personnel model their own testing data. They will learn how to identify formulations that will produce the best clinical results and verify batch-to-batch reproducibility. They will also understand how to identify whether changes in formulation or manufacturing procedure after marketing approval affect clinical performance, and how to determine if a generic version of the medicine can be approved This edition includes information about bioequivalence studies, biowaiving, formulation screening, and different approaches from U.S. industry and European industry perspectives. It also reviews major advances in pharmacokinetic modeling and profiling. Case-based examples are included to clarify the material.
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An Illustrated Guide to Soccer and Spanish

Author: Elliott Turner

Publisher: Elliott Turner

ISBN: 0615485839

Category:

Page: N.A

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A humorous introduction and useful dictionary for individuals seeking to learn soccer terms in Spanish.
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Wiley CPA Examination Review, Outlines and Study Guides

Author: Patrick R. Delaney,O. Ray Whittington

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118107195

Category: Study Aids

Page: 1331

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Complete coverage of the new CBT-e format for the newly revised CPA Exam With 2011 bringing the greatest changes to the CPA exam in both form and content, Wiley CPA Exam Review 38th Edition is completely revised for the new CBT-e CPA Exam format. Containing more than 2,700 multiple-choice questions and including complete information on the new Task Based Simulations, these books provide all the information needed to pass the uniform CPA examination. Covers the new addition of IFRS material into the CPA exam Features multiple-choice questions, new AICPA Task Based Simulations, and written communication questions, all based on the new CBT-e format Covers all requirements and divides the exam into 45 self-contained modules for flexible study Offers nearly three times as many examples as other CPA exam study guides Published annually, this comprehensive two-volume paperback set provides all the information candidates need to master in order to pass the new Uniform CPA Examination format.
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Distance Education in Nursing, Second Edition

Author: Jeanne M. Novotny, PhD, RN, FAAN

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780826146953

Category: Medical

Page: 280

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Designated a Doody's Core Title! The second edition of the award winning Distance Education in Nursing continues to offer basic introductory information on distance teaching and learning and now brings the application of newly developed computer technology to this environment. Each chapter provides real-life distance education experiences of both teachers and students, and describes ways in which distance education has enhanced the quality of their nursing education. As a nurse educator, whether novice or expert, you will benefit from this book, written by such distinguished contributors as Diane Billings, Suzanne Hetzel Campbell, and Marilyn H. Oermann.
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Clinical Informatics Board Review

Pass the Exam the First Time

Author: Rocky Reston,Corinn Pope

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780986315541

Category:

Page: N.A

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Clinical Informatics Board Review: Pass the Exam the First Time provides a comprehensive review of the clinical informatics concepts you need to know to pass your subspecialty board examination. You'll get comfortable with topics on the exam you were never taught in med school - like leadership, software implementation, and project management. You'll also review topics you may not have touched in a while, such as Markov decision processes and epidemiology. Inside this book you will find the most relevant content, straight-to-the-point explanations, easy to understand graphics, over 200 topic review questions with answer explanations, chapter summaries, and suggested reading for further exploration. Get ready to become a board certified clinical informatician and watch your career in healthcare technology take off.
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Issues in Surgical Research, Techniques, and Innovation: 2011 Edition

Author: N.A

Publisher: ScholarlyEditions

ISBN: 1464963924

Category: Medical

Page: 2137

View: 3707

Issues in Surgical Research, Techniques, and Innovation: 2011 Edition is a ScholarlyEditions™ eBook that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about Surgical Research, Techniques, and Innovation. The editors have built Issues in Surgical Research, Techniques, and Innovation: 2011 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Surgical Research, Techniques, and Innovation in this eBook to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well as consistently reliable, authoritative, informed, and relevant. The content of Issues in Surgical Research, Techniques, and Innovation: 2011 Edition has been produced by the world’s leading scientists, engineers, analysts, research institutions, and companies. All of the content is from peer-reviewed sources, and all of it is written, assembled, and edited by the editors at ScholarlyEditions™ and available exclusively from us. You now have a source you can cite with authority, confidence, and credibility. More information is available at http://www.ScholarlyEditions.com/.
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