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Your friend, Troy, is taking a different Economics course than you. His course is an accelerated course but he does not receive college credit for taking it. His course is likely a...
Duel Enrollment Courses
How is a student's GPA typically calculated?
It is the median score of all of the grades you have received in school
It is an average of all of the grades you have received in school
It is an average of a students grades with a heavier weight on your 12th grade or final year
No one knows how GPA is calculated; it is very complex
Your high school transcript will include each of these items EXCEPT...
The name of your school
Your GPA calculated with all of the courses you’ve taken so far
A list of your test and quiz grades in each course
The courses you’ve taken and when you took them
Which document outlines your courses and grades throughout all of high school?
Letter of Recommendation
What is the purpose of a resume?
An official record of your GPA, courses taken, number of credits earned, and academic honors
To highlight your skills, experiences, and accomplishments to an employer with the goal of getting a new job.
To demonstrate your qualifications and request an increase in income for a job you already have
A listing of the current projects, tasks, and goals at your current place of employment
Bronson does not have any previous work experience. What do you recommend he include on his resume instead?
Create a list of jobs he plans to apply for
Extracurricular activities and/or achievements
Simply type "No previous work experience" directly on the resume
His parent's work history since he still lives with them
Each of these actions is recommended during a job interview except...
Plan to arrive early
Bring copies of your resume
Turn your cell phone ringer volume low so it only interrupts a little bit if it rings during the interview
What is an Elevator Pitch???
A concise introduction that lets the other person know who you are, what you’re interested in, and how they can support you
A written document that states your personal and professional goals
A formal, professional greeting in which you list your education and previous work experience
A short slogan or tagline that best describes your work ethic and professional goals
It is important to highlight both hard and soft skills on a job resume. Which characteristic best describes a soft skill?
A characteristic or skill specific to your job
A skill learned through formal education
A skill that is harder to measure but can be used in every job
A skill that is measurable and easy to demonstrate
Renee is developing her resume for a job she wants to apply for and asks you for suggestions. What is the best piece of advice you can offer her?
Use action words to clearly communicate your skills and experience
Add a lot of detail and make your resume as long as possible
Always hand-write your resume so it is more personal
There is no need for a resume, just request a direct interview instead
Egan is applying for a job as a lifeguard. What is one soft skill AND one hard skill he should list on his application/resume?
Positive work ethic & strong leadership
Trained in CPR & AED certified
Enjoys video games & a fast runner
Strong worth ethic & CPR certified
Flexibility, leadership, organization, and effective communication skills are all examples of...
Kai has a job interview in a few short hours. He is questioning how he should greet the interviewer when they walk into the room. What should he do?
Give the interviewer a firm handshake
Give the interviewer a high five
Give the interviewer a hug
Give the interviewer a fist bump
Annaleise is preparing for a job interview. Select the most appropriate clothing option for her.
Jeans and a t-shirt
Her most comfortable outfit, likely a sweatshirt
A formal dress
A collared shirt and slacks/skirt
Kennedy has her first job interview tomorrow. What can she do to prepare?
Stay up all night playing video games to relax
Research the company
Email the interviewer with specific questions she wants answered during the interview
Delete her LinkedIn profile