Explore our range of titles to help your students get a head start in their chosen profession

This collection of market-leading books covers the latest knowledge from the best minds in business, computing, personal development and design, so that your students can take their career to the next level.

A skills advantage

By providing these professional skills books for your students to read, learn and develop relevant skills, you’ll be helping them get a head start.

The titles have all been selected for Middle East higher education institutions based on their readability, their practical approach, and the up-to-date, global topics they address.

Why choose this for your library?

  • Carefully curated selection of professional skills books
  • Simple ordering process
  • Clear pricing options
    (This website and title listing provide the standard list price per title. Contact your Pearson representative for more information on bulk order pricing, which may be available.)

Why choose this for your students?

  • Easy access to learning materials covering contemporary topics
  • Practical support to prepare them for their careers
  • From coding, and photography to real-world problem solving and projectmanagement, your students will have the edge by the time they graduate

Wide range of professional skills covered including:

Business Skills

  • Communication
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Leadership
  • Negotiation
  • Sales and marketing
  • Strategy and management

Computing & Design

  • Digital design
  • Microsoft™ Office
  • Networking (including certification)
  • Photography
  • Programming
  • Website design

Personal development & other skills

  • Influencing
  • Mentoring and coaching
  • Persuasion
  • Problem solving
  • Time management
Here are some of our best-selling titles:

Business Skills

ISBN Title Author(s) Price
9781292016351 25 Need-To-Know Management Models Gerben Van den Berg, Paul Pietersma £14.99
9781292016436 25 Need-To-Know Strategy Tools Vaughan Evans £14.99
9781292001135 Brilliant Social Media Adam Gray £14.99
9781292001166 Get Up to Speed with Online Marketing Jon Reed £14.99

Computing & Design

ISBN Title Author(s) Price
9780135262160 Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book (2019 release) Brian Wood £47.99
9780321965516 Don't Make Me Think, Revisited Steve Krug £35.99
9780134433943 Front-End Web Development: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide Chris Aquino, Todd Gandee £39.99
9780135264027 iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide Christian Keur, Aaron Hillegass £37.99

Personal Development

ISBN Title Author(s) Price
9781292088006 The Rules of Management Richard Templar £10.99
9781292086439 The Rules of Wealth Steve Krug £10.99