Real World Job Hunt: Strategies that get you Hired!

A step-by-step career development training focusing on personal brand, interview preparation, and social media strategy.
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  • Lectures 17
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 10/2014 English

Course Description

Hello Friends,

The job market is challenging...but with the right strategies you can land your dream job. Let me show you how! My program is Certified by the Workforce Investment Board (WIB). This course will assist job seekers with Interview Skills, Resume Tips, Linkedin fundamentals, and Social Media Strategies. Learn the best practices for a successful job search & interview! Includes pdf downloads of example resumes, cover letters, and elevator speeches.

  • 18 lectures and over 90 mins of video content.
  • PDF Downloads & Worksheets
  • Understand how to "stand out" from all of your competition.
  • Learn the process to ace your interview.
  • Learn to make Social Media work for you...not against you.
  • and much much more...

What are the requirements?

  • Internet Connection

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Job Seekers will have a proven framework for a successful job search. Job seekers will learn to ace their interview and answer difficult interview questions. Understand the differences between a Chronological, Functional, CV, and Government resumes. In addition, job seekers will learn to create an effective cover letter, elevator speech, and Linkedin profile.
  • Most importantly, job seekers will learn to "stand out" and be the candidate of choice to get the job!

Who is the target audience?

  • All Job Seekers
  • Including individuals looking for a career change, retiring military or veterans, and recent college graduates.

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.


Section 1: Welcome
Section 2: Manage the Brand

Review the importance of career brand. All job seekers have a brand. What is yours and are you positioned for success with your brand?


Review and develop a 30 second marketing commercial. Perfect for cold meeting and networking events.

Section 3: The Resume Factor

How to effectively use a cover letter to create interest in your resume.


Understand the difference between Chronological, CV, Government, and Functional Resumes. Which one is for you?


Learn the top mistakes when it comes to resumes. Everything from type of paper to color.

Section 4: Social Media Management

Learn the basics of Social Media and how it effects your job search 70-100% of employers will check your Social Media Profiles.


Why Linkedin? Learn the major benefits and review Linkedin set up and basics.


Review the main 6 segments of LinkedIn. How LinkedIn assists your overall career position and presence.

Section 5: Interview Management
Effective Research

The most challenging part of an interview are the interview questions. Learn to answer the questions confidently and correctly.


What questions should you ask the interviewer? How can your questions position you for success.


Learn how to craft your story and create T.O.M.A. In addition, don't forget to ask for the job.

Section 6: The New Workplace & Power Networking

Learn how the different generations create the workplace.


Learn how to build professional communities thru networking.


Best Practices on Transitioning to a New Career Field


Attitude = Achievement. Attitude is the number one skillset in your job search.

Section 7: Bonus: Best Practices on Career Search

Learn Best Practices from leading professionals in HR and Management.

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Instructor Biography

Darryl Ross, Author & Certified Career Development Trainer

Author & Motivational Trainer Darryl Ross has helped hundreds of clients learn to stay motivated and create their dream futures. He has appeared on numerous TV Shows including PBS, E! Entertainment Channel, and the Travel Channel. Certified by the WorkForce Investment Board - Darryl Ross has given hundreds workshops across the country including: America Works, Skillsource, Virginia Employment Commission, Joblink, USMC (Transition Assistance Program) and many more.

For the past 15 years, Darryl Ross has provided private coaching, keynote presentations, and trainings throughout the country. In 2014, he was the Keynote Speaker for the Virginia Business Education Conference, the DCRA Management Expo, and the Loudoun Water Leadership Conference. He is also a 6-Time Century Sales Award Winner with $3.8 million in 12 months.

Keynote & TrainingTopics include:

Leadership * Managing Change & Conflict * Extraordinary Customer Service * Sales & Staff Motivation * The Power of Attitude

We can choose to be mediocre, good, or Extraordinary! It all starts with our Attitude! Darryl Ross shares the roadmap to high achievement!

Trainings include:

  • Motivation
  • Overcoming Adversity & Objections
  • The Extraordinary Mindset
  • Effective Goal Setting
  • Time Management and much more...

Darryl Ross has given hundreds of presentations for groups of 10 people to 1000! From High Schools and Colleges, to Military Bases and Fortune 500 Companies. He is the author of the motivational book & CD “Be Extraordinary” and a contributing author to the book “Jumpstart your Success."

Recent Corporate Clients Include:

Best Buy, Verizon Wireless, SHRM, BB&T Bank, Ford, DCHR, Wyndham Vacation Resorts, Sprint, AT&T, Washington Gas, Loudoun Water, National Guard Yellow Ribbon Event, Quantico Marine Corps. Base-TAP

Recent College & Youth Clients Include:

Devry University, Howard University, Norfolk State, College of Southern Nevada, Andre Agassi College Preparatory Academy, Fairfax County Government Teen Center, Arizona's Young Scholar's Academy, YWCA-DC

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