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Center for Professional and Continuing Education
800.959.5376 or 209.946.2424
Office Location: 1776 W. March Lane Ste. 290, Stockton, CA 95207
Mailing Address: 3601 Pacific Ave, Stockton, CA 95211
cpce@pacific.edu

Career Development: Ace Your Job Search

 


This course focuses on career planning, enhancing resume writing, and improving interviewing skills for those seeking employment.

Part One: Tailoring Resumes and Cover Letters for a Perfect Fit
learn to craft a resume that is targeted, elegant, and effective.

Part Two: Interviewing Skills: Make the Right Impression
focuses on the preparation job candidates need in advance of an interview, and on the five stages of the interview process.

Part Three: Interviewing Skills: Ace Those Tough Questions
learn to formulate winning answers to difficult interview questions before you walk into the interviewing room.

After completing this course, you'll be able to:

  • Recognize key career development questions to ask before beginning a job search
  • Employ a written goal-setting process to establish career development and job search priorities
  • Recognize the purpose of tailoring a resume and cover letter
  • Develop a more effective resume
  • Develop a more effective cover letter
  • Identify the five stages of the interview process
  • Conduct industry and company research efficiently using web-based resources
  • Brainstorm potential interview questions and answers
  • Understand what constitutes a good answer in the mind of a hiring manager
  • Anticipate some of the most common interview questions
  • Explain to a hiring manager how the past successes represented on your resume will translate to future success in your desired position
  • Recognize whether a job aligns with your career objectives

Self Paced Online Class
Non-Credit
$79

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