Home Books How to Plan and Develop A Career Center, Second Edition

How to Plan and Develop A Career Center, Second Edition
  • Format
  • Authored by: Donald A. Schutt Jr., General Editor
  • Trim Size: 6 X 9
  • ISBN-10: 0816071357
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-8160-7135-7
  • Status: In Stock
  • List Price: $35.00
  • Imprint: Ferguson
  • Published: 10/01/2007
  • Dewey Number: 370
  • Reading Level: Grades 9 and up
  • Pages: 240


How to Plan and Develop a Career Center, Second Edition is a collection of 12 essays written by experts that discuss all aspects of establishing and running a career center independently or within a school or other institution. This updated, revised, and expanded handbook covers key topics such as the role of career centers, developing facilities, managing personnel, fitting into educational settings, serving diverse student populations and adult career seekers, online career centers, and trends for the future.

Essays include:

  • Career Development and the Role of Career Centers
  • Program Planning, Assessment, and Evaluation
  • Developing Your Facilities
  • Personnel, Administration, and Management
  • Career Centers on the Internet
  • Career Centers in Educational Settings
  • Serving Diverse Populations
  • Adult Career Centers
  • Corporate Career Centers
  • Critical Center Resources.


Index. Appendix. Bibliography.

About the Author(s)

Donald A. Schutt Jr. is the director of human resource development in the Office of Human Resources at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Previously he was a career development specialist at the Center on Education and Work in the School of Education at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. His most recent work is A Strength-Based Approach to Career Development Using Appreciative Inquiry, published by the National Career Development Association. Schutt is a licensed professional counselor in the state of Wisconsin as well as a national certified counselor and a master career development professional. His educational background includes a Ph.D. and M.A. in counselor education from the University of Iowa, and a B.A. in journalism and economics from the University of Wisconsin–Madison.

Reviews and Awards

"...offer[s] practical guidance...For all career counselors, from those planning new facilities to those interested in improving existing ones."
Reference & Research Book News

"...[the] advice is sound and practical...useful...recommended for academic, business, and public libraries."
American Reference Books Annual

Title List Price Format Status Add to Wish List Add to Cart

Standing Order Plan

A Standing Order Plan saves you both time and money without risking a penny of your acquisitions budget. The number of copies you indicate of each new title under the plan you select will automatically as the new edition becomes available. If, for any reason, you wish to cancel your subscription to the plan, please contact our Customer Service Department.

Standing Order Plan available for The World AlmanacĀ® for Kids:
Plan WK1 Single-title hardcover edition at 20% discount

You can use this order form (pdf) to sign up for any of our Standing Order Plans, or you can contact our Customer Service Department:

Email: custserv@factsonfile.com
Phone Number (toll-free): 1-800-322-8755
Fax Number (toll-free): 1-800-678-3633

FREE Learning Resources