Getting The Job: Cover Letters, Interviews, and Job Offers (Enhanced DVD)
Searching for a job can be challenging and it is like climbing a mountain. You have to be focused when you reach the summit, as the final steps are the most significant and potentially the most rewarding. This program discusses how viewers can get through the last steps of a job search including creating a compelling cover letter that is based on the expectations of the employer and also how to respond to a real job offer. Viewers learn how to structure the cover letter and are shown examples of successful cover letters and strategies for writing them. Interview preparation tips are included that cover how to dress and how to overcome anxiety. There is an example of a mock interview included and challenging questions that job seekers can expect are discussed. The conclusion of the interview discusses salary negotiations and how to decline or accept a job offer. (27 minutes)
Segments in this video include:
The Cover Letter (07:09) – The cover letter is a necessary part of the job application and is always included with the resume.
Nailing the Interview (05:05) – The job interview is a unique opportunity. Dress appropriately for it and make a good impression.
Nailing the Interview: Meeting the Interviewer (04:53) – Tips for how to succeed with the first interview are discussed.
Assessing a Job Offer (03:41) – You can accept a job offer, ask for it to be changed, or decline the offer.
Negotiating a Salary (04:28) – Spending a few minutes on salary negotiation can be beneficial for a job seeker’s well-being.
Getting The Job: Cover Letters, Interviews, and Job Offers