Career and Financial Management

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Nov 10, 2013 (3 years and 9 months ago)

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Career and Financial Management


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Career and Financial Management (CFM) is a 20
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week course designed to provide you
with the opportunity to
learn about the features of our economy, explore a variety of
careers, learn the skills and competencies needed for success in the workplace and to
begin to become “money smart.”



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1.

What are my options after graduation? If I choose
to get a job, what kind of
jobs are available for me?

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I know that I want to find a job that I like and that “pays well”, but how do I
know what employers want from me?

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How can I find and get a job that I like?

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Once I get a job, how to I keep it?

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What is go
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make my money work for me?



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You are expected to be punctual and present for all classes. If you are legally absent
from a class, you must get any assignments/work that you missed and make it up in a
timely mann
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Class Participation:


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Projects:



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Homework/Assignments:

20%




Your final grade will be computed as such:


For first semester:





For second semester:

Q1(2) + Q2(2) + Final Exam



Q3(2) + Q4(2) + Final Exam



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NSTRUCTOR
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Mrs. Lawrence, Business Teacher

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You need to bring the following to class:




One folder/binder designated for CFM








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Unit One
: Work in Your Life

1.

Lifestyle Analysis

2.

Smart Goal Setting and Decision Making

3.

21
st

Century Skills

4.

Employer/Employee Expectations




Unit Three: The Job Selection Process

1.

Career Aptitude Inventories

2.

Career Research

3.

Job Selection Process

a.

Job search

b.

Interviewing process

c.

Workplace forms and paperwork



Unit Four: On the Job

1.

Job
Satisfaction

2.

Government Laws and Regulations

3.

Labor Unions




Unit Five: Managing Your Finances

1.

Creating a Budget

2.

Using Checking Accounts

/ Debit Cards

3.

Banking Products & Services

4.

Credit Cards