课程信息
4.7
116 个评分
23 个审阅
How can you bring your resume to the top of the pile? How can you present yourself to prospective employers using the language they already speak inside their organization? This course will give you answers to those questions. You will learn how to convert a boring resume into a dynamic asset statement that conveys your talents in the language that an employer understands. After completing this course, you will be able to: 1. Identify the real purpose of a resume. 2. Identify relevant competencies for a position. 3. Adapt your resumes to Applicant Tracking Systems (resume screening software). 4. Write powerful and convincing accomplishment statements using your accomplishments inventory to strategically assemble the most relevant evidence of competency for a specific position. 5. Use the resume skills tier method to strengthen your resume. 6. Write summary sections and objective statements aligned to a job position. 7. Take advantage of web resources to find power language for your resume. 8. Produce a strong resume in a format that is suitable both to your background and the position you're interested in. 9. Produce strong cover letters that use A.I.D.A. to help you achieve your career goals. 10. Produce effective follow-up letters that help you stand out from the competition....
Globe

100% 在线课程

立即开始,按照自己的计划学习。
Calendar

可灵活调整截止日期

根据您的日程表重置截止日期。
Intermediate Level

中级

Clock

Approx. 16 hours to complete

建议:4 weeks of study, 1-3 hours/week...
Comment Dots

English

字幕:English...
Globe

100% 在线课程

立即开始,按照自己的计划学习。
Calendar

可灵活调整截止日期

根据您的日程表重置截止日期。
Intermediate Level

中级

Clock

Approx. 16 hours to complete

建议:4 weeks of study, 1-3 hours/week...
Comment Dots

English

字幕:English...

教学大纲 - 您将从这门课程中学到什么

Week
1
Clock
完成时间为 4 小时

Preparing to Write

In this module, you'll learn to how position your resume to a specific marketing purpose, how to align your resume with the specific needs of the hiring organization, and how to ensure your resume ranks high on the relevancy scales used by top-notch organizations today....
Reading
6 个视频(共 48 分钟), 5 个阅读材料, 3 个测验
Video6 个视频
Focusing Your Resume7分钟
Identifying Relevant Competencies8分钟
Understanding 21st Century Competencies11分钟
Gathering Your Materials to Write8分钟
Understanding Applicant Tracking Systems6分钟
Reading5 个阅读材料
You Can Help Produce Better MOOCs10分钟
Lists of Competencies10分钟
Competency Readings10分钟
20 Questions10分钟
Background Resources10分钟
Quiz2 个练习
Concept Quiz12分钟
Concept Quiz10分钟
Week
2
Clock
完成时间为 4 小时

Writing a Winning Resume

In this module, you will learn how to construct powerful accomplishment statements, how to write effective summary sections and job objectives, how to select action words to present you as a doer and achiever, and how to use two web resources that can help you find powerful language for your resume....
Reading
6 个视频(共 51 分钟), 5 个阅读材料, 3 个测验
Video6 个视频
Using the Resume Skills Tier Method6分钟
Writing Summary Sections6分钟
Writing Objectives7分钟
Finding the Right Words6分钟
Using the Resume Dictionary and COCA12分钟
Reading5 个阅读材料
Example Accomplishment Statements10分钟
Example Resume Tier Method Statements10分钟
Example Resume Summary Statements10分钟
Action Word Resources10分钟
Lists of Competencies10分钟
Quiz2 个练习
Concept Quiz14分钟
Concept Quiz8分钟
Week
3
Clock
完成时间为 2 小时

Choosing a Resume Format

In this module, you'll learn how to select the best resume format to support your experience and career goals. You'll learn how to prepare resumes for electronic submission and for submission to OCR engines. You learn the benefits of using an internal resume in your annual review process, and you'll learn what never to put on a resume....
Reading
6 个视频(共 54 分钟), 2 个阅读材料, 3 个测验
Video6 个视频
Other Popular Resume Formats8分钟
Two Special Resume Formats8分钟
Other Special Resume Formats9分钟
Electronic, Scannable and Internal Resumes8分钟
What You Should Never Put on a Resume10分钟
Reading2 个阅读材料
Example Resume Formats10分钟
Federal Resume Formats10分钟
Quiz3 个练习
Concept Quiz30分钟
Concept Quiz20分钟
Concept Quiz16分钟
Week
4
Clock
完成时间为 3 小时

Writing a Winning Cover Letter

In this module, you'll how to prepare an effective cover letter and how to use marketing strategies to get you cover letter to work for you. You'll learn how to use similar strategies to write a follow-up letter after interviews....
Reading
4 个视频(共 31 分钟), 1 个阅读材料, 3 个测验
Video4 个视频
Constructing the Letter10分钟
Creating a Sense of Urgency6分钟
The Follow-Up Letter8分钟
Reading1 个阅读材料
Example Cover Letter10分钟
Quiz2 个练习
Concept Review20分钟
Concept Quiz20分钟
4.7

热门审阅

创建者 GCOct 10th 2017

Simplistic, direct and informative. This course helped me refocus my competencies and updated my resume writing strategies. Great examples and resources to utilize.

创建者 RCOct 15th 2016

One of the most compelling and amazing courses on Coursera. Teaches you the essentials required to survive in the 'market'.

讲师

Charles Duquette

Lecturer/Marketing Coordinator
Maryland English Institute

关于 University of Maryland, College Park

The University of Maryland is the state's flagship university and one of the nation's preeminent public research universities. A global leader in research, entrepreneurship and innovation, the university is home to more than 37,000 students, 9,000 faculty and staff, and 250 academic programs. Its faculty includes three Nobel laureates, three Pulitzer Prize winners, 47 members of the national academies and scores of Fulbright scholars. The institution has a $1.8 billion operating budget, secures $500 million annually in external research funding and recently completed a $1 billion fundraising campaign. ...

关于 Interviewing and Resume Writing in English 专项课程

This specialization will help you develop the English language strategies and communication skills you need to advance in your professional career. Whether you already have a successful career and are looking to move forward, whether you’re looking to change careers, whether you’re starting out in the world of work, or whether you’re coming back into the world of work after some time away – if you believe in working for more than a paycheck, then this specialization will help you. The core courses cover preparing for a successful job search, including self research and research of the job market and industries of interest; strengthening your interview skills by recognizing what hiring managers are looking for and taking steps to prepare for the types of tough questions today's premier companies use; and preparing a resume, cover letter and supporting business documents. The capstone will allow you to apply the skills you learn in this specialization to your own job search. A key benefit of this specialization is the opportunities you'll have to practice your interviewing skills with other job-seekers from around the world. You’ll give them feedback and they’ll give you feedback. In this process, you’ll gain new insight into what makes a speaker successful and you’ll gain confidence in your English interviewing skills....
Interviewing and Resume Writing in English

常见问题

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

还有其他问题吗?请访问 学生帮助中心