The Resume Project: Build the Ultimate American Style Resume

Create a Resume/CV and Get Hired: Learn formatting secrets, build skills, & use Eazl's library of templates and samples.
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  • Contents Video: 1.5 hours
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  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 10/2014 English

Course Description

Join One of the Web's Leading Professional Development Communities

Course version 3.1 released August 15th, 2015

Create an American Style Resume to Win that Dream job

Looking to stand out from the crowd? You already know how transformational an opportunity with an organization like Google, P&G, Facebook, and other mulitnational companies can be for your career (and for your life). In this project-based course, you'll move step by step through the process of creating an absolutely stunning resume for yourself. As a participant in the course, you'll get lifetime access to:

  • Beautifully produced video lectures presented in HD and designed by Eazl's team of recruiters, researchers, and animators based in San Francisco
  • A professional community led by former a former Bay Area Fortune 500 Recruiter Davis Jones
  • 4 American-style resume templates used by people paying $1500/resume
  • A library of 20+ professionally-written and formatted resumes for candidates with a variety of backgrounds that you can use as you build your own resume
  • A downloadable Power Language Tool to help you design powerful resume content
  • A downloadable step by step resume building guide

Lifetime Access to Frequently Updated Material

This course is consistently updated by Eazl's San Francisco-based team. If you need to prepare for a job hunt in the future, you can instantly come back and access the highest quality, most up-to-date resume writing strategies right here. For life.

What are the requirements?

  • A basic knowledge of LinkedIn® and other job search technologies will enrich the learning experience.
  • This course compliments Team Eazl's other career management courses.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • How to beat the competition by leveraging relationship management technologies at scale.
  • Learn how to use Boolean search operators to maximize the utility of job opportunity databases.
  • Know the statistics behind organizational characteristics, hiring practices, and approach strategies.
  • Understand how to acquire strategic information about requisitions during the job search process.

What is the target audience?

  • Ambitious professionals looking to make a career change.
  • Young professionals committed to building successful careers.
  • Career mentors and coaches seeking to add to their library of job searching techniques.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

The Eazl Manifesto: Here to Help Ambitious People Achieve More
Preview
00:28
Testimonial from Sandra Richez, Head of Career Services, EDHEC Global MBA
Preview
Article
Access to the Private Facebook Group
Article
Welcome to the Course: Let's Build You a $1500 Resume
Preview
03:28
Section 1: Introduction to Advanced Resume Building Strategies
Resume Hack: Introducing the Big Six Skills
Preview
00:49
How to Build Your Big Six Skills with Reverse Engineering
Preview
02:14
Action Item: Launching Your Big Six Skills
00:37
Introduction to Framing and Keyword Optimization
01:22
You are an Iceberg: Framing and Transferable Skills
Preview
02:33
The Anti-robot Protocol (The A.R.P.)
03:44
Action Item: Working with the A.R.P. [Step by Step A.R.P. Guide Here]
01:47
Section 2: How to Build Trust and Win with Recruiters in Your Resume Content
Dispelling Myths and Learning to Write Powerful Resume / CV Content
01:02
Avoid These Common Resume Myths
01:25
The Framework for Supercharging Your Resume / CV Content
01:34
Using the Power Language Tool to Create Body Content [Power Language Tool Here]
03:24
How to Set the Stage with Your Executive Summary [Industrial Titles List Here]
01:08
Action Item: Practice Building Yourself a Few Powerful Bulletpoints
00:31
Section 3: Let's Build You a Powerful Resume
Introduction to the SideBySides Section [Resume Templates and Sample Bank Here]
01:19
Reverse Engineering to Build Your Big Six Skills
12:52
Let's Describe Your Organizations
07:27
Building Your Keyword Optimization Strategy
04:05
Let's Write Your Body Content for a Past Job
07:45
How to Show that You've Been Promoted Within an Organization
01:49
Integrating Volunteer Experience You Might Have
04:17
Describing Positions You've Held in the Past
01:30
Creating Your Executive Summary to Set the Stage for Your Readers
04:59
Building in Your Academic Qualifications and Extras
02:02
Extra Help: Describing Another Paid Position
02:49
Extra Help: Describing an Academic Research Position
03:59
Extra Help: Integrating Any Internships You Might Have Had
03:44
Extra Help: Using the Extras Section for Your Languages and Technical Skills
01:48
From the Vlog: Coding Labs, GitHub, and Personal Websites on Tech Resumes
Article
Section 4: How to Proofread and Bulletproof Your Resume
Where You Should Focus Your Efforts While Polishing Your Resume
00:28
How to Bulletproof Your Resume
01:06
Action Item: Collaborative Proofreading
00:24
Congratulations: Wrapping Up Your Resume Project
00:49
Section 5: Bonus Interview: Economist Charles Hugh Smith on Accrediting Yourself
EazlView: An Excerpt from the Interview with Charles Hugh Smith
08:13

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Instructor Biography

Davis Jones, Co-founder of Eazl

Davis Jones is the co-founder of Eazl, the venture-backed professional development community headquartered in San Francisco. Prior to launching the Eazl community, Mr. Jones placed talent at firms in Silicon Valley, the city of San Francisco, and the North Bay as a headhunter for Robert Half, the international talent consulting firm with ~$5.4 billion in annual revenues. While working in talent acquisition, his clients included Western Digital, Lending Club, Hitachi, and the Kendall-Jackson family of companies and small and medium-sized organizations like hedge funds, non-profits, and biotechnology companies. Before joining Robert Half, Mr. Jones was a team lead and content marketer for the CCA Group, a financial technology consultancy specializing in institutional crowdfund investing.

In 2014, Mr. Jones was named one of the North Bay Business Journal's People of the Year for his international economic empowerment work and today, Eazl is a community of more than 50,000 ambitious professionals around the world. Eazl's production team is honored to have won multiple production and innovation awards for excellence in producing video-based learning experiences, including Udemy's Innovation Award and Skillshare's Top 5% honor.

Mr. Jones earned an MBA with a focus in global finance from EDHEC Business School in France, ranked one of the top 50 MBA programs in the world by The Economist, and a bachelor's degree in international economics with a focus on international development (with highest honors) from Sonoma State University in California.

Instructor Biography

Team Eazl, Supporting Ambition Everywhere

You're ambitious and ready to make a difference. Team Eazl is here to support your drive to succeed with career hacks, data-driven strategies, and digital tools that help you get where you're going faster. You can always reach out to the team at care {at} eazl {dot} co.

Instructor Biography

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