It can be the most frustrating thing. You spend hours writing what you think is a great résumé, you send it off with your fingers crossed, and then you wait. And you wait. And you wait. For some reason, your application just didn’t grab their attention. This free course will give you all the résumé writing skills you need, from how to quantify your achievements to how to research for a job application, to make sure that doesn’t happen again.
Having completed this course the learner will be able to:
Describe the importance of a structure to categorize the very broad job market
Describe the importance of translating your job interests to the three-element structure
Describe how to find specific industries, functions, and geographies of interest
Describe how a resume; is a marketing document that sells your candidacy and represents you when you are not there
Conduct the preliminary work needed to write a cover letter that has purpose and gets noticed.
Identifying Your Job Target
Preparing To Apply
CV's and Cover Letter
Application Forms and Personal Statements
Job Search Skills