Accessing the Hidden Job Market
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Accessing the Hidden Job Market

*FREE THIS SUMMER - PLEASE REVIEW* Let a leading hiring and recruiting executive teach you the best way to find a job.
4.5 (12 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
925 students enrolled
Created by Ken Tucker
Last updated 7/2017
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 2 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Understand how to access the 80% of jobs that never reach the job boards
  • Know how to get the attention of Hiring Managers
  • Be able to separate yourself from the pack of candidates competing for any open position.
  • Be able to use offline and online networking effectively
  • Understand how organizations fill open positions
  • Understand the roles of Human Resources and Recruiters
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Requirements
  • An open mind
  • Be ready to approach your job search in a new and exciting way.
Description

The estimates are that 80% of job openings are never publicly posted. They are filled through internal candidates, referrals, recommendations, etc. In this course we cover all the strategies and tactics to access this hidden job market and give you new processes and techniques to help you find a job fast.

This course has been created for anyone looking for a job, including:

  • Those that have been laid off
  • New Graduates
  • Those looking to change companies
  • Those looking to change careers
  • Those moving to a new City

Over the course of 6 lectures, Ken Tucker will walk you through what you need to do to find a great job.

* Bonus * Includes a 20 page Guide - "Accessing the Hidden Job Market" which summarizes and extends on the topics covered in this course.


Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone who is looking for a job
  • Anyone who is ready to try a proven new approach
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Curriculum For This Course
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Introduction
1 Lecture 03:43

In this lecture, we review the agenda and objectives of the course.

Introduction
03:43
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Strategy
1 Lecture 16:14

In this lecture, we'll review strategies for accessing the hidden job market: demonstrate initiative, demonstrate knowledge, and networking. We'll also review how a typical organization conducts a job search. *Note* Sample email and phone scripts are included in the Guide included in Section 6. Another email sample is included in this section.

Lecture 2: Strategy
16:14
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Demonstrate Initiative
1 Lecture 11:22

In this lecture we'll talk about how to approach hiring managers and how a job seeker can show that they are an aggressive self starter.

Lecture 3 - Tactics - Demonstrate Initiative
11:22
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Demonstrate Knowledge
1 Lecture 07:28

In this lecture, we'll look at all the ways a job seeker can demonstrate their subject matter expertise.

Lecture 4 - Tactics - Demonstrate Knowledge
07:28
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Networking
1 Lecture 07:21

In this lecture we'll talk about all the online and offline networking opportunities available to a job seeker.

Lecture 5 - Tactics - Networking
07:21
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Conclusion
1 Lecture 04:08

In this lecture, we'll review the strategies and tactics covered in this course. You should now be ready to access the hidden job market. A comprehensive Guide covering the course material is also included in this section.

Lecture 6 - Conclusion
04:08
About the Instructor
Ken Tucker
4.5 Average rating
12 Reviews
925 Students
1 Course
Recruiting and Sales Specialist

For the last 25 years I've held a series of senior roles at small technology companies. I've done a lot of hiring through the years and have also been a job candidate many times. Over time, I've developed a strong understanding of how the hiring world works, and how to find a great job quickly.