Transform Your Resume and Get Hired for the Perfect Job

Get ahead in your career and land the perfect job by transforming your resume.
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  • Lectures 10
  • Length 32 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 10/2014 English

Course Description

In today’s job market, it is essential that you know how to convey your skills in the right way so that you can attract suitable professional opportunities.

In this course, you will learn how to build a resume and cover letter that will appeal to prospective employers when applying for career opportunities. By taking the course, you will gain new skills and learn important techniques that will allow you to navigate the job search process with ease and confidence.

By the time you finish course, you should possess the ability to complete the following tasks:

  • Create a resume and a cover letter that will impress employers
  • Utilize effective interview skills that will guarantee success during your interviews
  • Show employers why you are the right candidate for the job
  • Land that perfect job

With the right resume, cover letter, and interview skills, you should be able to take control of your career and find the perfect job that allows you to reach your career goals and find professional fulfillment.

What are the requirements?

  • Students should have access to a word processor such as Microsoft Word. For students that do not have access to Microsoft Office, they can purchase Microsoft Office products from Microsoft using their webpage. We recommend Microsoft 365 which is affordable and you can pay monthly for a minimum of $10 per month. The other option is to utilize Google Drive/Google Docs which provides a web-based version of Microsoft Office Products including Word.
  • Prior to taking the course, students should have basic typing and computer skills. They should be comfortable navigating a PC or a MAC. They should also know how to use a word processor since they will be creating their resume using Microsoft Word.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand the purpose of the resume
  • Understand the different elements that compose a resume
  • Learn how to create a resume using the different elements that compose a resume
  • Understand the purpose of a cover letter and how to create one
  • Learn how to prepare for interviews by preparing interview preparation notes
  • Learn interview tips that are essential to landing the perfect job

What is the target audience?

  • High School and College students looking for internship opportunties to gain more work experience
  • High School graduates looking for employment before going to college
  • College graduates looking for entry-level work in their professional field
  • Entry-level professionals looking for more mid-level opportunities in their respective fields
  • Mid-level professionals seeking other mid-level opportunities
  • Professionals preparing for executive positions
  • Anyone looking for new employment and professional opportunities

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction
Section 2: Defining a Resume

The purpose of lecture two is to provide a definition of a resume and list all of the components that compose a resume.


In lecture 3, we describe all of the elements that compose the contact information, education and skills section. We also review why each section is important to include in a resume.


Lecture four is an example of a completed skills section.


The purpose of lecture five is to demonstrate how to complete the experience section of a resume.

Section 3: Putting it All Together

The purpose of the lecture is to combine all of the elements of a resume in order to create one.


The purpose of the lecture is review how to create a cover letter.

Section 4: Interview Tips

The purpose of the lecture is to provide suggestions to help perform well on job interviews.

5 pages

Use the sample interview preparation notes in the lecture to create your own interview preparation notes


Lecture ten ends with additional interview tips.

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Instructor Biography

Catherine Tibaaga, Finance Professional

Catherine Tibaaga is a finance professional that has over six years of experience in Accounting, Procurement and Third-Party Risk Management. She has worked with various Fortune 500 and 1000 companies during her career.

Currently, Catherine specializes in providing self-help content in the form of online classes, audio podcasts and e-books. In addition to providing self-help content, Catherine also provides resume, cover letter and other professional editorial services via her website.

For more information about Catherine Tibaaga, please visit her website, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. You can also find more Catherine's audio podcasts on ITunes under Catherine Tibaaga.

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