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Job Search Strategies and Practices   NEW!

Develop career-related soft skills and mindset for career success.

Competencies:
  • Develop a customized job search strategy through self-assessment questionnaires and guided evaluation (Career path development plan)
  • Extract the explicit criteria and infer the implicit information from job description content through means of research and networking (Job requirement analysis skill)
  • Identify qualification match and associate prior experience with the job requirements in an evidence-based manner (Qualification evaluation skill)
  • Compose a professional resume with relevance to the job requirements using a systematic approach (Resume building skill)
  • Develop soft skills and mindset for handling informational and situational interview scenarios through case studies and mock interview practices (Interview skill)

    Students will explore the Mastermind study approach to disseminate, discuss, and practice job search & networking strategies, resume building techniques, as well as both informational and situational interview skills.

    This course is facilitated by career professionals using the Mastermind study approach, consisting of 12-hour of student-driven group seminar, a hands-on group project in weekly agile iterations, and 4-hours of one-to-one consultation time with the career professionals.

    Upon the project-based learning experience, students will gain up-to-date insights on job search skills, retrospect their career paths, and develop action plans for future career endeavors.

    This course is offered in partnership with Chalix, LLC.

 

Item: F8366
CEUs:  1.2
Schedule: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 4 Tu - 11/10/2020 - 12/1/2020


Class consists of 12-hour of student-driven group seminar, a hands-on group project in weekly agile iterations, and 4-hours of one-to-one consultation time with career professionals.


Instructor(s):  Helen Fleming, Xiangtao (Steve) Yin
Location: ONL   Room:


Total cost: $1,495.00

 

 

 

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