CareerX

CareerX

CareerX is a month-long blended career preparedness program designed to help graduates get the best possible start of their professional lives. This program covers essential topics pertinent to the modern workplace. It includes communication, management, operations, intrapreneurship and more. Video based online modules will be supplemented with practical in-class sessions followed by weekly projects to ensure a truly meaningful learning experience.

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Private Course


Last Update 11/21/2020
Completion Time 8 hours 14 minutes
Members 147
  • Week 1: Writing with Clarity and Purpose
    • 01. Welcome to the Course on Writing with Clarity and Purpose
    • 02. Few Writing Principles to Remember
    • 03. Why Strive for Clarity in Writing
    • 04. Why Purpose is Important in Writing
    • 05. Writing Tool One: Avoid Wordiness
    • 06. Writing Tool Two: Branch to the Right
    • 07. Writing Tool Three: Use Strong Verb
    • 08. Writing Tool Three: Use Strong Verb (Continued)
    • 09. Writing Tool Four: Beware of Adverbs
    • 10. Writing Tool Five: Avoid Empty, Vague Words
    • 11. Writing Tool Five: Avoid Empty, Vague Words (Continued)
    • 12. Revise, Revise, and Revise
    • 13. Recap and Practical Tips
    • 14. Final Thoughts
    • Quiz: Writing with Clarity & Purpose
  • Week 1: Professional Emails and Business Writing
    • 1. Introduction
    • Notes - Professional Emails and Business Writing
    • 2 . Subject line
    • 3. CC BCC
    • 4. Greetings
    • 5. Email Body and Closing
    • 6 . Common Phrases
    • 7 . Types of Email - 1
    • 8 . Types of Email - 2
    • 9. Conclusion
    • Written Assignments
  • Week 1: Precision Writing - Crafting Concise and Impactful Messages
    • 1. Precision Writing Part 1
    • 2. Precision Writing Part 2
    • 3. Conclusion
    • Notes - Writing Precisely
  • Week 1: Productivity Tools for the Modern Workplace
    • Introduction
    • Calendar
    • Drive
    • Hangout
    • Google Forms
    • Notes
  • Week 2: Body Language and Grooming for a Virtual World
    • 1. Welcome to the course
    • 2. Effective body language in a virtual world
    • 3. Personal appearance in a virtual world
    • 4. Norms for virtual meetings
    • Quiz - Body Language and Grooming for a Virtual World
  • Week 2: Microsoft Excel for Professionals - Part 1
    • Core Concepts
    • Sorting & Filtering
    • Assignment - Microsoft Excel for Professionals - Part 1
  • Week 2: Microsoft Excel for Professionals - Part 3
    • Arithmetic
    • Referencing and Replication
    • Functions
    • Pivot Tables
    • Text Functions
    • Tips
    • Assignment - Microsoft Excel for Professionals - Part 2
  • Week 2: Workflow Management - Part 1
    • Introduction
    • Checklists
    • Projects
    • Tables
  • Week 2: Workflow Management - Part 2
    • Enhancements
    • Boards
    • Dashboards
    • Assignment - Workflow Management
  • Week 2: Introduction to Resume Writing
    • 01. Writing an Effective Resume
    • 02. Best Resume Writing Practices
  • Week 3: Social Media Etiquette for Professionals
    • Introduction- Social Media
    • Social Media Etiquette
    • Introduction- LinkedIn
    • LinkedIn Etiquette
    • Notes - Social Media Etiquette
  • Week 3: Designing a Career Plan
    • 1. Introduction
    • 2 . Career planning for students
    • 3. Career planning for young professionals
    • 4. Conclusion
  • Week 3: Acing Interview
    • 01. Acing Interview Course Overview
    • 02. How to Prepare for an Interview
    • 03. These Are the Questions Interviewers Ask
    • 04. Tell Me About Your Strengths - How to Answer This Question
    • 05. Tell Me About Your Weakness - How to Answer This Interview Question
    • 06. Why Are You Interested in Our Company? - How to Answer This Interview Question
    • 07. Why Did You Leave Your Last Job? - How to Answer This Interview Question
    • 08. Are You Willing to Relocate or Travel? - How to Answer This Interview Question
    • 09. Tell Me About a Time When You Exceeded Expectation - How to Answer This Interview Question
    • 10. Tell Me How You Handle a Difficult Situation - How to Answer This Interview Question?
    • 11. How Did You Handle Disagreement in the Past? - Interview Question Explained
    • 12. Walk Me Through Your Resume - How to Answer This Interview Question
    • 13. Do You Have Any Question for Us? - How to Answer This Interview Question
    • 14. Why Should We Hire You? - How to Answer This Interview Question
    • Quiz: Acing Interview
  • Week 4: Networking for Career Growth
    • Importance of networking
    • Networking for job seekers
    • Building a recurring network
    • Ways of networking for young professionals
    • Notes - Networking for Career Growth
  • Week 4: Career Development Resources
    • Introduction
    • LinkedIn
    • BDjobs
    • Other Resources
    • Resources Document
  • Week 4: Critical Thinking
    • Introduction to critical thinking
    • Importance of critical thinking
    • Steps required to practice critical thinking
    • Critical Thinking in Regards to Problems
    • Examining Past Efforts to Help Find a Solution
    • Application of New Lenses in The Critical Thinking Process
    • Asking Questions! (5 Why’s And 7 So What’s?)
  • Week 4: Leadership Practice at the Workplace
    • Technical Problem vs Adaptive Challenge
    • Leadership vs Authority
    • How to Practice Leadership in Workplace
    • Reading Material