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Discover your X-Factor

How to stand out in your job applications for the German market
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Stating your career goal: Learn to state your career goal in a specific and precise way that it helps you to derive job search keywords & activate your network
Tapping into your motivation: Do you know what REALLY motivates you to achieve your goal? After the courseyou will have a satisfying answer to use in interviews
Discovering all your strengths & skills: Being fully aware of all your strengths and skills boost your own confidence and helps you convince your next employer
Collecting your success stories & achievements: Gathering your success stories and achievements will enhance your application documents with tangible results
Stating your market value proposition: Use this clear statement in multiple ways in your job search and networking activities

Requirements

  • This course is designed for all job seekers independent of career level and qualifications.

Description

This is your real first step in your job search in Germany

Most people start their job search with endlessly scrolling job boards looking for jobs that match their experience.


But this is not where successful job seekers start. If you would like to find your dream job in Germany, you have to start with YOURSELF.

  • Only if you can clearly communicate your goal and what motivates you to achieve it

  • Only if you can clearly describe your strengths and qualifications for the role

  • Only if you know what makes you unique and sets you apart from other applicants

You will be able to create outstanding documents that show your unique personality and excel in interviews with confidence and authenticity. ​


What to expect from the course


  • Stating your career goal: Learn to state your career goal in a specific and precise way that it helps you to derive job search keywords and share it with your network to help them support your job search journey.

  • Tapping into your motivation: Do you know what REALLY motivates you to achieve your goal? This question will certainly come up in any interview. After the course, you will have a satisfying answer that triggers your intrinsic motivation.


  • Discovering all your strengths & skills: Being fully aware of all your strengths and skills greatly boost your own confidence. In the course you will learn how to choose the ones that your next employer wants to read.


  • Collecting your success stories & achievements: Have you ever felt like you were lacking the significant examples that proof why you can do the job? Gathering your success stories and achievements will enhance your application documents with tangible results and you will never feel short of a matching example for each question during interviews.

  • Stating your market value proposition: Having a clear statement that describes your goal and what qualifies you to achieve it is a great basic that you can re-use in multiple ways in your job search and networking activities.

Bonus Video:

For those of you who are worried about gaps in your CV, career detours, times off, etc. there is an insightful bonus video to help you.


How will this input make my job search successful?

Cover Letters

The course results provides you with specific examples that describe why you can do the job & you will know which unique strengths you need to highlight. You will also be able to clearly state what motivates you for the role.


CV

As part of the course you will create input for an eye-catching profile summary, input to create a result oriented work experience section and gold nuggets for many other places in your CV.


Interviews

The results from the course will help you prepare for many (especially typical HR) interview questions. You will be able to speak about your motivation and your achievements with confidence and authenticity and will have many examples at hand that help you answer a variety of questions.


LinkedIn Profile

After the course, you will have created the basics to write a better profile slogan, a compelling about me section and be able to optimize many other relevant sections in your profile e.g. skills, projects, work experience.


Job search strategy

Having a clearly defined goal including relevant keywords will help you to actively search for a job in a more focused and strategic way.


Networking

Being able to clearly state your goal and what qualifies you to achieve it, will help you to activate your existing network. The career goal & value proposition we create as part of the course, will be your basis to reach out to recruiters and hiring managers online and offline.


Learn all my secret ingredients that make your application stand out from the crowd and truly reflect who you are!


Enroll for this course now - for FREE!

Who this course is for:

  • The course is tailored to international job seekers in Germany who need guidance with their first steps to enter the German market. It is also worthwhile for job seekers looking for their next role or a career switch.

Instructor

Career Coach & Trainer
Sarah Grötzinger
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  • 418 Students
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Hi, my name is Sarah. For 10 years I have worked in recruiting, talent management & HR marketing. During that time, I scanned more than 20 000 applications, conducted over 2000 interviews and hired several hundred German as well as international engineers & technical experts on all levels, mainly for the automotive industry. After further education as a certified Coach & Trainer, I have supported several hundred clients within the past 3 years to find their dream job in Germany or move up to the next career level.


If you would like my support to find your dream job in Germany, you can work with me on a 1:1 basis, take part in my online courses or join my regular group programs.

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