Job Search in the Digital Age: From Resume to LinkedIn
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Job Search in the Digital Age: From Resume to LinkedIn

How to get a job. How to find a job. Job search. How to interview. Career change. LinkedIn. Job hunting. Career coaching
4.4 (20 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.
98 students enrolled
Created by Professor Nez
Last updated 1/2017
English
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Includes:
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 7 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • You will learn the essence of what it means to possess an online presence, and leverage it for attaining the job and career of your dreams.
  • You will learn practical, real world methodoligies and strategies that I personally have implemented for my own career
  • You will learn how to use the number one digital networking site for professionals: LinkedIn
  • You will learn how to write and market a professional resume and cover letter that will actually work in today's digital job market
  • You will learn a step by step guide, in easy to follow video lectures, on how to create the ultimate eye grabbing, attention gaining e-portfolio for landing that perfect job
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Requirements
  • That this class is not theory, that I have actually used these strategies to land my own career. Pay attention and enjoy.
Description
  • Prepare to search for a job in the digital age by understanding the changing job market, identifying your interests, assessing your qualifications, and exploring career opportunities.
  • Develop savvy search strategies by recognizing job sources and using digital tools to explore the open job market.
  • Expand your job-search strategies by using both traditional and digital tools in pursuing the hidden job market.
  • Organize your qualifications and information into effective resume segments to create a winning, customized resume.
  • Optimize your job search and resume by taking advantage of today’s digital tools.
  • Draft and submit a customized cover message to accompany a print or digital resume.
  • Learn LinkedIn, the premier digital platform for gaining the type of online footprint needed in the 21st century market place. You will learn how to craft a compelling profile, the numerous networking capabilities, and how to search for jobs.
Who is the target audience?
  • Students
  • Graduates
  • Job seekers
  • Serious minded professionals
  • Anybody who is looking to develop their online presence for careers in the digital age
  • Anyone who hasn't entered the job market for some time
  • Networkers
  • Community builders
  • Managers
  • Hiring Managers
  • Recruiters
  • Social networking beginners
  • Non-tech savvy individuals
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Curriculum For This Course
17 Lectures
02:25:03
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Welcome to the Course!
1 Lecture 01:23
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Part 1: Where do I start?
7 Lectures 52:21

In this lecture you will learn the most effective mindset to begin your meaningful search for a job in the digital age. 

Preview 09:53

Your job search roadmap
05:30

This lecture shows you how vast the marketplace has become in the last eleven years and what you need to do to stay relevant.

Explore Career Opportunities
09:27

Searching the open job market
11:43

You will learn the first step of the 3 step plan to building your personal network. Activation of will. 

3 step plan to building your personal network: Step 1
06:10

You will learn the power of perseverance in this lecture, and an actual personal example of going after that job. 

3 step plan to building your personal network: Step 2
05:52

3 step plan to building your personal network: Step 3
03:46
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Part 2: Using LinkedIn
3 Lectures 36:00

In this lecture you will understand why LinkedIn is the premier method for creating a strong presence online. 

Why is LinkedIn important?
13:54

In this lecture you will receive a firm understanding of what an attention grabbing profile on LinkedIn entails. Learn the basics, and receive a tried and tested template for creating your summary description in the attached document. 

Creating a compelling LinkedIn profile
13:24

Case examples of real, actual profiles on LinkedIn that are effective that you can emulate. Learn from actual examples. 

Examples of eye grabbing LinkedIn profiles
08:42
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Resume - A step by step breakdown of how to craft the most professional resume
4 Lectures 36:34

You will learn the difference between the two major formats for Resume composition.

Choosing a resume style and crafting the objective statement
09:10

In this lecture you will learn the complete category list of that goes into a Resume composition. 

Summary of Qualifications/Work Experience/Education/Other Skills
09:39

You will learn what the difference is between a poorly written resume and a well written one. 

Resume Comparison - Poor Resume vs. Quality Resume
07:21

Optimize your Resume for the digital age
10:24
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Cover Letter
2 Lectures 18:45

You will learn the three major components that go into composing an effective cover letter. 

Cover Letter: Opening, Body, Close
13:47

Learn what a real cover letter looks like and how you can write one as effective.

***BONUS*** Sample Cover Letter
04:58
About the Instructor
Professor Nez
4.3 Average rating
57 Reviews
375 Students
3 Courses
Professor, Author, LinkedIn Consultant

Professor Nez is an Author, LinkedIn Career Coach, and Professor of Writing and Communications at globally recognized Universities such as Chapman University, and The Mihaylo School of Business and Economics at California State University Fullerton.

He has taught in higher education for over eleven years. His course evaluations are among the highest in student engagement and satisfaction. There are video testimonials located on his YouTube and Facebook pages from students who have taken his class. 

Professor Nez has authored seven books and his micro-narrative An Incident of Renewed Faith has 4.8 out of 5 stars from over 130 reviews

He travels across the country speaking about the power of storytelling, implementing social media strategies for your brand and business, as well as lecturing on what he terms the "humanness" in all of us and how important that is for living a happy, fulfilled, balanced life.

Professor Nez is passionate about learning and wants to revolutionize the educational model. 

His courses are anchored in practical, direct, simple applications that are easy to follow and even easier to apply to your life and career. 

Professor Nez brings his many years of expertise in the classroom to you with his own unique brand of passion and energy. 

He encourages feedback and responds to all inquiries.

Sign up for one of Professor Nez's courses now! Let's revolutionize learning!