The Ultimate Guide To Getting a Job In Nigeria

This course wholly covers everything from your job application to induction.


This course will start on Sun. 03 Sep 2017

About the Course


Materials required: In this course, you will only need a mobile phone or a PC with internet connection to play videos and sound. A word processing software (e.g. Microsoft Word) is suggested, but not required.

Time required: This course will require approximately 4 hours of work in the platform, including videos, reading, quizzes, and other activities. The course project will require approximately 6 hours of work, including the rough draft, draft peer review, final draft, and final peer review.

4 hours of study, 6 hours of project work



The Curriculum
Module Breakdown
1   Lesson 1: Introduction to the Module & Understanding Job search in Nigeria
2   Lesson 2: Job Search is Value Exchange
3   Lesson 3: Getting a job is a job; how to be well prepared for the journey
4   Short Test I
5   Lesson 4: Know Yourself
6   Lesson 5: Know Yourself. Take the self-awareness test.
7   Lesson 6: Know what you really want?. How to pin-point the job of your dream
8   Short Test II
8   Lesson 7: The Industrial Knowledge Advantage to Job Search Success.
9   Lesson 8: Know what you really want?. How to discover and research the good companies that really need you.
10   Lesson 9: The Skill Matrix: How to Identify the Skills you Need to Excel at your Job.
11   Short Test III
12   Lesson 10: The Skill Matrix. How and Where to Get Missing Skills in Nigeria (Internships, Volunteering, Professional Courses and Extensive Research)
13   Lesson 11: The Job Search template
Module Breakdown
1   Introduction
2   Lesson 2: Understanding the Role & Importance of a Remarkable Resume
3   Lesson 3: How to Build CVs That Will Get You a Job
4   Short test I
5   lesson 4: The magic of a pain-toned cover letter and E-mail
6   Lesson 5: Understanding Emailing & Your Jobsearch: Rules, Etiquettes and Secret Tools.
7   Lesson 6: New Wave 1: The Role of a Superb LinkedIn Profile in Getting You a Job
8   Short Test II
9   Lesson 7: New Wave 2: How to Use a Personal Blog to get a Great Job
10   Lesson 8: New Wave 3: How to Build an Amazing Personal Blog That Stands out
11   Lesson 9: What You have learned so far: A Module Recap
12   Short Test III
12   Lesson 10: Assignment & Action Points: Evaluating what you have learnt
13   Lesson 11 - Extra Materials for you: PDF Resources for Module
Module Breakdown
1   Lesson 1 Introduction to Strategies for a Job Search Success
2   Lesson 2 - The bitter truth: How most people are applying for jobs today and why they don?t get results.
3   Lesson 3 - The Prepatory Practice for Successfully applying for an Unadvertised Job
4   Short Test I
5   Lesson 4: The Print & Send Job Application Strategy.
6   Lesson 5: Method 2: Sending the Boss an email Job Application Method
7   Lesson 6: The Double Application Job Application Method
8   Short Test II
9   Lesson 7: Understanding the role of Social Media in Job search
10   Lesson 8: Social Media Teardown: Rules for optimizing LinkedIn.
11   Lesson 9: Social Media Tear-down: Rules for optimizing Your Facebook Profile.
12   Lesson 10: Social Media Teardown: Acting right on Twitter and How to optimize for Career Growth
13   Lesson 11: Module Assignment/Action Points
14   Module Test
Module Breakdown
1   Lesson 1: Introduction - How to Pass Pre-Employment tests, Impress Interviewers and get any Job you Want
2   Lesson 2: Understanding Interviews: An Analysis by an Experienced Recruiter.
3   Lesson 3: How to Pass Aptitude Tests: Level 1.
4   Short Test I
5   Lesson 4: How to Pass Aptitude Tests: Level 2
6   Lesson 5: Interview Rules: The Best Way to Prepare for Interviews
7   Lesson 6: How to Prepare & Answer Interview Questions
8   Short Test II
9   Lesson 7: Mock Interviews: Need, Importance and How to Go About it
10   Lesson 8: Mastering the Interview Room: Etiquettes
11   Lesson 9: The Art of Following Up: A Unique Opportunity for all Applicants
12   Lesson 10: How to Impress for Success with Email and Phone-Call Follow Up
13   Lesson 11: What You have learned so far: A Module Recap
14   Lesson 12: Assignment & Action Points: Evaluating what you have learnt
15   Module Test
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This course will start on Sun. 03 Sep 2017