The Ultimate Job Search Course
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The Ultimate Job Search Course

A job search course to help you build your resume, write a cover letter, and stand out to your dream jobs and companies
4.2 (88 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.
621 students enrolled
Created by The Muse
Last updated 7/2017
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  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Identify your career values and goals and what you're looking for in your next position
  • Identify the right companies and jobs to apply to
  • Use your network to get valuable information, job leads, and “ins” with your target companies
  • Research your target companies and use that information to your advantage during the job search
  • Tell your story through a tailored resume, a creative cover letter, and a compelling online presence.
  • Create a sane, sensible strategy for applying to and tracking job applications
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  • Basic computer knowledge

Have you been applying to jobs, but not hearing anything back? Or only getting interviews for not-quite-dream jobs? 

If so, you're not alone. And the good news is, The Muse's Ultimate Job Search Course can help. Based on the proven techniques of The Muse's career experts and coaches, this course will show you how to approach the job search strategically and walks you step-by-step through each step of the process. 

This class is right for you if you deeply want to get a new job, but not just any job—you want a new role that is in line with your personal values and goals, and at a company where you'll be happy for a while. Whether you're in sales, tech, HR, operations, or any other office-based job, you'll find strategies you can apply to your job search tomorrow, including:

  • Identifying your career values so you're applying to the right jobs and companies
  • Approaching the search strategically by focusing on quality, not quantity. 
  • Making networking a part of your job search (in a non-scary way!)
  • Identifying your unique story and communicating it through your resume, cover letter, and online presence
  • Structuring your job search for maximum effectiveness, minimum stress

By the end of the course, you'll be confident in applying to the jobs you're really excited about, and you'll have materials that are more likely to get noticed by hiring managers and recruiters.

Who is the target audience?
  • The class is great for U.S. or Canada-based professionals who work in a typical office job (e.g., sales, marketing, HR, tech, communications, operations) and are looking for a new job.
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Curriculum For This Course
35 Lectures
4 Lectures 06:33

About This Course

Exercise: Career Reflection
What Do You Actually Want?
6 Lectures 12:10

Identifying Your Career Values

Deciding What You Want From Your Next Job

Career Story: How I Found the Right Job for Me

Discovering Your Dream Companies

Exercise: Pick a Few Dream Jobs
All About YOU
6 Lectures 10:28
Intro: Seeing Yourself Through a Hiring Manager’s Eyes

Highlighting Your Experience

Understanding Your Gaps

Career Story: How a New Story Helped Me Land a New Job

Pulling it All Together: Your Personal Brand Story
Your Job Search Toolkit
8 Lectures 22:35
Intro: Your Job Search Materials

A Killer Resume: Your Checklist

How to Tailor Your Resume

The Elements of a Killer Cover Letter

The Elements of a Killer LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn Headline Makeovers

Pulling it Together: Your Story
Getting Started on Your Search
8 Lectures 16:33
Intro: Get Ready to Start Your Search

All the Ways to Look for a Job

How Your Network Can Help in Your Job Search

Career Story: How Networking Landed Me a Job

Tracking Your Search

Following Up

Career Story: How Following Up Helped Me Land the Job

Fitting the Job Search into Your Schedule
Preparing for Success
3 Lectures 05:57
Staying Focused and Motivated

Career Story: Real Life Job Search Advice

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The Muse has helped over 50 million people with their careers. We believe that everyone deserves (and can get!) a job they love. 

Use The Muse to browse jobs, explore the inside of top companies, and meet the people that work there. You can also use The Muse to read expert advice and connect with a career coach who'll help give your career a major boost.