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Course Overview

Unit 1: An Introduction to the Resume
In this unit, you will learn about the function of a professional resume. You will learn about various formats for presenting a resume (a conventional resume, a functional or skills-based resume, a chronological resume, etc.) in today's job market. Finally, you will collect information about your own professional skills and accomplishments in order to prepare your own resume later in this course.

Unit 2: The Key Components of a Resume and Cover Letter

Now that you have an understanding of the basic function of a professional resume, you can focus on the key components of a resume in greater detail. In this unit, you will study the kinds of content and categories often included on a resume and learn how the arrangement of these components can change based on the information and accomplishments you wish to emphasize to a potential employer. You will consider which categories you would like to include on your own resume, and then you will draft your resume by listing your major accomplishments, professional skills, and other pertinent information in an organized manner under these categories. In addition, you will draft a cover letter to accompany your resume. Finally, you will explore some common design elements frequently used on a resume and learn about simple techniques for effectively formatting and styling a resume. By doing so, you will lay the groundwork for polishing your resume in Unit 3.

Unit 3: Bolstering Your Resume and Cover Letter
In the final unit of this course, you will polish your resume and cover letter. Even if you do not consider yourself technically skilled, you still can create an attractive resume by employing some freely available online resources. You will examine ways to enhance your resume and cover letter and learn about techniques to make your application to each job as competitive as possible. You will harness effective action verbs, keywords, and positioning (a formatting strategy for promoting your professional identity) to strengthen the language and organization of your resume. You also will learn how to edit and review your resume and cover letter to ensure its quality. Finally, you will learn how to tailor your application materials toward a specific job and identify the pitfalls to avoid when finalizing your resume and cover letter.

Other Information

Cost: $3199 + HST
Duration: 3 Days (10 am to 5 pm with one hour lunch break)
Class Size: 1-3 participants
Registration Deadline: 4 weeks from first day of workshop We offer a 10% discount for each additional participant.

Payment Options:

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