To land a job, you need to look good on paper: A strong résumé and cover letter can unlock the doors to your future.
In this mini-course, you'll discover which type of résumé would work best for you—chronological or functional—and you'll practice creating both forms. You'll then revise your résumé to target a specific job opportunity. You'll also write a cover letter and other correspondence to get the jobs you want and gently declining those you don't.
Clear explanations, examples, and videos teach key concepts, and digital activities for writing and editing help you practice what you learn. Upon successful completion, you will receive certification for 0.5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs). Watch this brief video to see how it all works:
When you complete this mini-course, you will be able to do the following:
- Gather Details About Your Life
- Create a Chronological Résumé
- Create a Functional Résumé
- Revise to Target Your Résumé
- Complete an Online Résumé
- Create a Cover Letter
- Edit Your Résumé and Cover Letter
- Interview for a Job
- Correspond After the Interview