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This bundle was extracted from the TEACHING CAREER EXPLORATION curriculum guide:
It’s imperative for students to see applying for jobs as a process, not a one-time action. Research, preparation, practice, and follow-through are all part of applying for and securing a job, as are soft skills like interpersonal communication, body language, and time management (for detailed and engaging lessons, see my curriculum guide, Teaching Business Soft Skills). https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Teaching-Real-World-Business-Soft-Skills-Curriculum-Guide-4078762
Students will research and create a résumé and cover letter, tailored specifically for one position. Finally, students will research, rehearse, and perform job interviews, plus research a company profile. The Company Profile lesson provides students the opportunity to research a company and create a PowerPoint prior to interviewing for the job of choice. Here are the individual lessons that are included in this Mega Bundle:
COVER LETTER WRITING:
RESEARCHING A COMPANY PROFILE BEFORE AN INTERVIEW:
Among the unit’s many important lessons, students will understand the importance of being well-prepared, professionally presented, and poised. Lessons will show students that a good first impression is built on many different, sometimes hard to define factors.
Overall, Unit B provides students with an in-depth and thorough introduction to finding and applying for jobs, giving them research, analytical, and soft skills necessary to influence hiring managers and position themselves well in a competitive job market.