Career planning: resume/CV, cover letter, interview

Do you want a job? A first job or a better job? Your dream job? This course is for you if you want to get a job in any English-speaking country (or in an international company that uses English).
15 lessons with assignments
Free schedule
Learning via chatbot
Certificate of completion
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About the course
After 10+ years helping people in different countries get hired for their dream job, Dr Peter J Mitchell decided to make career success accessible for a worldwide audience. After completing this course, you will know how to stand out from the crowd, how to make a great first impression and how to highlight your strengths. Step by step, you will learn:
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1. How to find your ideal vacancy
2. How to construct a resume/CV targeted for your dream vacancy
3. How to compose a cover letter that makes a connection
4. How to strategically prepare for a successful job interview.
The examples and strategies shared in this course have already helped people find their dream jobs in top companies around the world.

Target audience

  • For those you want to get a job in any English-speaking country (or in an international company that uses English)

What will you learn

  • Improve your self-presentation and communication skills to get your dream job or earn a promotion
  • Build connections with others to aid your career development
Author
Peter J Mitchell
Expert in ELT, intercultural communication and international collaboration
Course program
1. Introduction
  • About the university
  • Introduction to the course 
  • The 21st century job market: challenges and opportunities 
  • Finding your ideal vacancy 
2. Writing an irresistible resume
  • Your resume: culture and content
  • Designing your resume 
  • Showcasing your skills
3. Creating a compelling cover letter
  • Your cover letter: culture and content
  • Personalizing your cover letter 
  • Alternatives to cover letters 
4. Strategies for interview success
  • The purpose of the interview: a ‘blind date’
  • Outstanding responses to standard questions (part 1)
  • Outstanding responses to standard questions (part 2)
  • Winning responses to non-standard questions
5. Conclusion
Modern visual language
All lessons are shot in a modern studio, and graphics were created by designers
15 lessons
This is enough to cover the topic. Each lesson is made in the format of a longread with video lectures, text and graphic materials and links
Vivid and constructive speech
The author speaks simply and clearly, using catchy examples
Free schedule
There are no deadlines or due dates for homework assignments. Materials are available immediately, you can start learning through the chatbot at any time and return to the course when you have time
Support
Directly through the chatbot where you learn, you can request the help of technical support, which will promptly answer you.
Certificate
To get a certificate, you need to complete the assignments for the lessons
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Career planning: resume/CV, cover letter, interview
Do you want a job? A first job or a better job? Your dream job? This course is for you if you want to get a job in any English-speaking country (or in an international company that uses English)

What will you get

  • 15 lessons with assignments in a chatbot
  • Author’s presentation: simple, clear and with interest in the subject
  • Free schedule: no deadlines and due dates for assignments
  • All materials are available immediately, you can start learning at a convenient time
  • Professional video and modern graphics
  • Quick contact with technical support
  • Certificate of Completion

What will you learn

  • Improve your self-presentation and communication skills to get your dream job or earn a promotion
  • Build connections with others to aid your career development
Sign up for the course for free. Learning will start in summer 2022
Choose a messenger in which it will be convenient for you to study or leave your email so you don't miss the news
available soon