Career Start for a Student: How to Find Your First Job

Practical skills of job interview preparation, building a perfect resume, plan of career development

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Duration
0:57 hours of video
Available Languages
Russian, English, German, Spanish
Level
Easy
What you will get:
Step-by-step job search plan
How to write a professional resume, cover letter, and portfolio
How to impress HR and a potential employer
The nuances of job search
Time management for students
About this Course
The first employment generally defines the future path of your life, so you should not be careless and irresponsible in your job hunt. In this course, you will acquire knowledge and skills that will make this process as simple as possible and will let you become more competitive in the job market. You will learn which companies are better to work for, how to write a resume correctly and how to impress a potential employer.

We will talk about volunteering and internships, we will share our knowledge in time management and networking, and we will teach you how to find common ground with your colleagues. The first job for students is the start of their independent life. With new knowledge and practical skills, you will make this start as comfortable as possible, guaranteeing yourself professional growth.

You will, for sure, find your dream job, climb the career ladder fast and you will surround yourself with like-minded people.
Course structure

Lesson 1. Why a student should look for a job

5:57 min
We will tell you when it is better for a student to start looking for a job and we will share some tips that will help you gain more experience. You will learn about the importance of volunteer and internship programs, as well as about the advantages of startups over large companies. In addition, you will get step-by-step instructions on searching for your first job.

Lesson 2. Student and graduate resume

11:42 min
We will teach you how to write a resume and cover letter when you don't have work experience. We will tell you how to write a portfolio correctly and where a student should look for a job. You will also learn about the power of networking, which will become your indispensable assistant in job searching. Additionally, you will have a visual memo on resume writing.

Lesson 3. Armed and extremely dangerous: with the skills to match

7:33 min
We will tell you how to balance your work and study so that they will not interfere with each other. You will get help from time management, a correct selection of a training program and your ability to negotiate with your college professors and your boss. You will also learn the right approach to work and study, which will help you succeed in both areas.
Besides, we will share with you 4 tips for those who are starting to build a career and some advice from successful women.

Lesson 4. Combine or die

5:17 min
We will share some tips for students on finding the first job and useful life hacks that will help maintain a perfect balance between work and study. You will learn how to prioritize avoiding burnout. Additionally, you will receive three recommendations for building a career fast that no one else will give you.

Lesson 5. Career cards

8:13 min
We will tell you about the role of goal setting in your career planning. You will get acquainted with several types of career promotion, learn about the advantages and disadvantages of each of them. The career card will help you choose the best path of development and follow it. Furthermore, we will discuss your strengths
and weaknesses, and you will see yourself through the eyes of a potential employer.

Lesson 6. Internships, volunteering, useful skills

6:49 min
Student internships and volunteering can be a good start for your future career. We will talk about their advantages, as well as the challenges you will face in your first month at a new job. The main one is your coworkers. Tips from this lesson will help you integrate yourself into a new team and establish trusting relationships with others.

Lesson 7. Student job interview

12:08 min
Interviews are a vital part of job hunting. We will tell you how to prepare for the interview, complete the test task perfectly and make a good impression on your future boss. You will learn how to increase the percentage of successful interviews and you will know all about the challenges of employment.
Duration
0:57 hours of video
Available Languages
Russian, English, German, Spanish
Level
Easy
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