Highway to Career

Background

Background

Nowadays job hunting is more challenging than ever. It is much more sophisticated and competitive than ever before.

You have to be imaginative, thorough and systematic in order to be successful. Merely responding to advertisements would probably not land you your dream job, nor will sending out the same resume to each potential employer.

Our course helps people who want to take control over their career advancement using different tools and methods.

The course is 12 weeks long.

General Outline

General Outline

Unit 1 – Create a professional first impression
Unit 2 – Communicate your professional persona
Unit 3 – A resume can be your best advertisement
Unit 4 – From a good resume to a ‘killer resume’
Unit 5 – Find the best jobs out there
Unit 6 – LinkedIn – The most effective career tool
Unit 7 – Best interview practices 1 – Demonstrating fitness for the job
Unit 8 – Best interview practices 2 – Motivation and Teamwork
Unit 9 – Best Interview Practices 3 – Challenging interviews
Unit 10: – Self-management during job-hunting
Unit 11: – Negotiating: salary, promotion and more
Unit 12: – Starting a new job – getting off on the right foot

Course Goals

Course Goals

The goal of our course is to support people in making more informed decisions about their career development and trajectory by offering various practical tools, such as accurate résumés, tailored cover letters and professional LinkedIn profiles that they can use to meet their professional goals.