Create a Departure and Personal Statement for Interviews

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In this Free Guided Project, you will:

Create a Departure Statement for your next employer

Create a Personal Statement for your next employer

Create a Personal Statement using a Job Description

Showcase this hands-on experience in an interview

Clock45 minutes
BeginnerBeginner-friendly
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

Welcome to this guided project on "Create a Departure and Personal Statements for interviews”. My name is Dianna Eckford, and I will be your instructor for this project. I currently coach a wide variety of Silicon Valley professionals who have recently been impacted from their previous employer. In this 45 minute project-based course, I’ll teach you how to create a Departure statement that will help you answer your first behavioral question recruiters and hiring managers' will ask: “Why are you looking for a new job?” I will also teach you how to create a Personal Statement that will help you answer your first behavioral question recruiters and hiring managers’ will ask: “Tell me about yourself.” By the end of this project, you will have created a Departure and Personal Statement for interviews Learning Objective 1: Gmail and Sign in Learning Objective 2: Accessing Interactive Files Learning Objective 3: Create a Departure Statement for interviews Learning Objective 4: Incorrect Departure Statements Learning Objective 5: Create a Personal Statement for interviews Learning Objective 6: Incorrect Personal Statement Learning Objective 7: Create a Personal Statement Using a Job Description Learning Objective 8: Recite a Departure and Personal Statements in 25 t0 60 seconds Learning Objective 9: Create a trusted contact network list of family, friends and business associates Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Requirements

No prior experience required

Skills you will develop

listeningCommunicationSelf-representationJob ReadinessBusiness Writing

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Gmail and sign in and Access the Interactive Files

  2. Review Interactive Files Agenda

  3. Create a Departure Statement for your next employer

  4. Incorrect Departure Statements

  5. Create a Personal Statement for your next employer

  6. Incorrect Personal Statements

  7. Create a Personal Statement Using a Job Description

  8. Recite a Departure and Personal Statements in 25 to 60 seconds

  9. Create a trusted contact network list of family, friends and business associates

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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