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How to get hired

Guardian Masterclasses

Sunday, April 9, 2017 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM (BST)

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Career day - How to transform your career / How to get hired Ended £159.00 £0.00
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Have a job in mind, but don’t know how to get there? Career coach Corinne Mills reveals how to stand out from the crowd and get the job you want

Impressing a prospective employer in a competitive job market is paramount. So how can you stop your application from ending up on the reject pile?

In this masterclass, career coach Corinne Mills will teach you how to write relevant and compelling CVs, LinkedIn profiles and job applications, to make sure you will be among the shortlisted candidates. It will also show you how to impress an interview panel and make it easy for them to hire you. 

This workshop is ideal for anyone who wants to maximize their chances of job hunting success, whether you are relatively new to the job search or have been looking for a while.


You’ll learn how to:

  • Decode job adverts to present yourself as a suitable candidate

  • Choose the right tone to showcase your skills in a positive and authentic way

  • Devise a CV that will maximise your chances of being shortlisted  

  • Use LinkedIn as an invaluable career marketing tool

  • Answer tricky questions to impress an interview panel

  • Avoid the self-sabotaging mistakes that affect over 90% of candidates

  • Overcome common career challenges, such as career gaps, limited experience, etc

This is one of two career workshops taking place on the same day. How to transform your career focuses on identifying your career goals and developing an action plan. You can book this event here or buy a ticket for the whole day

More about your tutor...

Corinne Mills 
is a highly experienced career coach and joint managing director of Personal Career Management where she has helped thousands of individuals with a wide array of career challenges to achieve their career goals.  She’s also the author of the UK’s bestselling CV book “You’re Hired! How to write a brilliant CV”, and “Career Coach”. She is a regular career expert here for us at the Guardian, writing articles and appearing on our Guardian Careers panels. She also writes and comments for other national media including the BBC News, Radio 4, Sky, ITV etc. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development with a background in HR. She tweets @corinnemills.

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When & Where

The Guardian
Kings Place
90 York Way
N1 9GU London
United Kingdom

Sunday, April 9, 2017 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM (BST)

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Guardian Masterclasses

Welcome to Guardian masterclasses – a unique programme of learning embedded within one of the world's most forward-thinking media organisations.

Masterclasses offer a broad range of short and long courses across a variety of disciplines from creative writing, journalism, photography and design, film and digital media, music and cultural appreciation.

Harnessing the expertise and specialisms within the organisation, our courses are led by first class and award winning guardian professionals whilst also drawing on the skills and expertise of other leading figures at the forefront of the creative and digital industries.

The programme is aimed at anyone interested in personal or professional development whether that be refining your skills, focusing your ambition or simply broadening your mind and gaining inspiration.

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