This course is perfect for those just leaving school, college or university and embarking on their first career, or equally for those who are more experienced but in need of a change of job. You will learn:
You will understand our background, why we are experts in our field and how we can help you perform at your very best in an interview situation. You will be able to recognise the different formats that an interview can take and some handy tips for approaching each. You can download your very own personal journal to record and practise key elements of your coaching with us.
By the end of this lecture you will know the most popular websites advertising roles in the UK, including those specifically dedicated to graduate roles, plus other networking mechanisms for meeting potential future employers.
You will know how to create, step-by-step, your very own bespoke LinkedIn profile, plus insider tips and tricks on how to make yours stand out from the crowd. We also share the hidden benefits of LinkedIn in terms of finding connections and building relationships to give you an edge over the competition.
You will discover what researching a company truly means, and the top ways you can quickly make sure that they are a good fit for you as an individual - and for your future career aspirations.
Uncover the 3 hidden traps that many job seekers fall into. We'll show you how to spot these, and why it's so crucial to keep focused on the things that are truly important to you when it comes to your career.
By the end of this lecture you will be able to create your own CV, personalised to the particular role(s) you are applying for, that clearly and concisely demonstrates that you are the perfect candidate for the position.
You will be able to build your own, tailored, personal statement, that includes the 3 key elements that will stop recruiters in their tracks and make them sit up and take notice of you.
Here you will learn the importance of a covering letter to accompany your CV or resume, plus the perfect 4-step structure to ensure you include all the relevant information and really sell your value to the recruiter.
Here we summarise key learnings from the previous lectures.
This section introduces you to further sources of inspiration such as Ted talks or articles on the same topic for those who wish to dive in deeper.
Finally, to wrap up this course we share with you how you might continue your career journey with additional online and 1:1 coaching modules.
I have 20 years experience in the corporate world leading and developing teams of people. Key parts of my role have been coaching and developing individuals on their careers, interviewing hundreds of applicants for junior to senior management roles and designing and running assessment centres. This experience, alongside my own career progression, gives me a unique insight into what secures a job offer, the common mistakes almost everyone makes at interview, how people stand out and what makes them enjoy their jobs. I'd love to share all this knowledge with you, so that you too can launch an amazing career. A career you will love.