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We have collated the best free online resources to get valuable training in Career Advice.  Please follow the links below to start your learning. 

Which Career for Me?
An online career-guidance tool, designed to support people through steps to progress in their current role or pursue a new career through a process of building self-awareness and auto-coaching. The tool includes engaging video content to help you plan and progress, a 20-minute online questionnaire to develop self-awareness and guide on next steps, and providing online results to identfy skills and jobs of the future.

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Becoming Career Smart: How to Sell Yourself

Identify your key strengths and professional skills, and learn how to sell them and yourself in this online course. You will learn how to benefit from your work and life experience.Most people change their jobs multiple times, some make dramatic career shifts. Being able to identify your transferable skills is vital in a changing career marketplace.

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Land your next job
With the right tools and skills, anyone can achieve their dream job. Start our free course and learn how to create a great CV and covering letter, develop your online presence, nail the interview, and stay on track to landing your next job.

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Career Guidance for Re-entering the Workforce
Getting back to work can seem difficult, even impossible at times. But no matter what your background, or what hopes and dreams you are currently chasing, there are a few core skills that can help you through this important life stage. It’s easy to forget that you don’t just want a job, you want the right job. So, start by developing some great job search skills, and find the job you really want. Combine this with professional résumé writing techniques and you will be well on your way.

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Succeeding In The Workplace & More from Barclays LifeSkills

Hit the ground running, build your experience and don’t look back. Barclays LifeSkills website gives a range of information, helpful tips and quizzes, specific to your current stage in life.  Use the dropdown that best describes you, and get started with learning.

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Build confidence with self-promotion
Learning to speak openly about your achievements will help others understand your strengths and skills. In these course videos, we’ll discuss self-promotion and why it can be so difficult, and also share practical tips on boosting your confidence and self-worth to enable you to progress further in your career.

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Career Advice

Whether you’re considering a new job, promotion or you want to improve your existing skills, Future Learn has got career advice and free online courses from some of the world’s top universities and organisations to help you achieve your goals. Explore their job specific courses and expand your skills.

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Essential Skills For Your Career Development

On this course, you’ll get the tools to take your career to the next level. Using planning tools, you’ll establish goals for your career and how to achieve them. You’ll learn how to navigate the process of applying for jobs and interviews, and consider the importance of transferable skills and creating the right professional networks. You’ll also hear from like-minded individuals who propelled their careers forward using similar career-development plans

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A Digital Edge: Essentials for the Online Learner
This course is designed to give students the digital edge to succeed as an online learner at university and set you on the path to achieving your learning goals.

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