About this Course

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Flexible deadlines

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Beginner Level

Approx. 4 hours to complete

Suggested: 3 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English, Spanish

Skills you will gain

InfographicsProfessional DevelopmentElevator PitchSocial Media

Learner Career Outcomes

50%

started a new career after completing these courses

60%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

33%

got a pay increase or promotion

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 4 hours to complete

Suggested: 3 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English, Spanish

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Step 1: Upgrading Your Social Media Profile

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 27 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
4 videos
What do recruiters look for online?4m
General rules to strengthen your social media channels6m
Social media channels reminders and tips13m
2 readings
Step 1 Overview10m
Step 1: Course Readings10m
2 practice exercises
Welcome-Brief Survey5m
Assess and enhance current social media image5m
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Step 2: Create an Infographic Resume - Get Noticed!

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 41 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Overview of resume templates2m
Traditional and highlight resumes2m
Blended resumes3m
Infographic resumes21m
2 readings
Step 2 Overview2m
Step 2: Course Readings20m
1 practice exercise
Step 2: Infographic Resumes4m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Step 3: Your Professional Pitch

3 hours to complete
1 video (Total 6 min), 4 readings, 3 quizzes
4 readings
Step 3 Overview3m
Articles on Self-Promotion15m
Tips and suggestions for describing your strengths and skills10m
Time to develop your professional pitch!30m
2 practice exercises
Your Professional Pitch6m
When you think about “self-promotion” what comes to mind first?2m
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By SBApr 21st 2018

Thanks to the professors, university staff who put this course. This has changed my entire thinking of how to convert not simply a resume but any report into a pleasant finish

By BMMar 7th 2017

I have honestly learned a lot from this course and will most definitely use the information in my entire career. Thank You very much for making this course available to us.

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