Welcome to Resume Scripter's Workforce Training Program
Learn 100+ strategies to craft effective resumes for clients with barriers to employment.
Strategies for career services professionals helping job-seekers with barriers to employment. This course features 25+ interactive & engaging modules on career counseling and resume writing strategies. Counselors will learn how to:
Getting startedFREE PREVIEW
A Career Coach in the Field: Meet John
2.1. What is your role?
2.2. Coaching Styles: To Do or Not to Do?
Quiz: Multiple choice questions
Resources: What is Motivational Interviewing and why does it matter?
Chapter 2: Summary and Resources
3.1. Resistance in Resume Writing
3.2. Introduction to Resume as a Marketing Tool
3.3. Formatting Strategies
Quiz: True or False
3.4. Tips on Resume Formatting
3.5. How to Develop Action-Driven Resume Bullets
3.6. What is SPARL framework?
3.7. Using Active Verbs in Resume Writing
Quiz: Write an Action-Driven Bullet Point
3.8. Telling Your Client's Story
Resources: List of Skills and ExpertiseFREE PREVIEW
Activity: Spotting Skills in Job Postings
3.9. What is a Career Profile?
Activity: Complete a Career Profile
Chapter 3: Summary and Resources
4.1. Making the Most of Client's Education & Training
4.2. Expanding Limited Education into the Resume
Quiz: Framing Educational Experience in a Resume
Chapter 4: Summary and Resources
5.1. Clients with Limited Work Experience
Quiz: Showcasing Personal Interests in a Resume
5.2. Clients with Employment Gaps
5.3. Career Transitions
A Job-Seeker in Transition: Meet Lauren
Quiz: Recommending Career Strategies to Clients
Chapter 5: Summary and Resources
6.1. Mature Job-seekers
Quiz: Recommend Career Strategies to Mature Job-seekers
6.2. Job-seekers with Special Needs
Quiz: Recommending Career Strategies to Job-seekers with Special Needs
6.3. Justice System Involvement in the Resume
Quiz: Recommending Strategies to Job-seekers with Justice System Involvement History
Chapter 6: Summary and Resources
Expand your career counseling skills and make a difference in the lives of your clients! Developed by a 15+ year workforce development expert, this course features interactive exercises, quizzes, video modules and supplemental resources. Learn how to expertly navigate a successful job search with even the most challenging clients.
About Andrea Gerson
As one of the top-ranked resume writers in the country, Andrea Gerson has crafted impactful hiring materials for over 7,500 clients – many of who have gotten hired at organizations like Google, Facebook, Apple and the United Nations.
Andrea’s superpower is helping those who have difficulty marketing themselves to capture employers’ attention. As a social worker and non-profit trainer, she spent six years in the New York City non-profit workforce development sector, directly coaching hundreds of participants from high-need communities and underserved backgrounds to take their next professional steps.
Andrea has taught classes for workforce program participants and career development staff on topics such as job search strategies, interview preparation and navigating workplace conflict. Andrea brings a strengths-based, client-centered perspective, and her work is an extension of her commitment to addressing the opportunity gap.