Liverpool’s Career Connect is re-launching its online one-stop shop to help people kickstart their careers in 2023
11 months ago
New Year always feels like a good time to start thinking about making some positive life changes.
And if you want to turn a plan into something that actually happens, especially if it’s a job move you’re looking for, then having the right support can make a massive difference, which is where Career Connect can help.
Liverpool-based Career Connect is re-launching its ConnectMyCareer service in 2023 to help people make the most of opportunities whether they want to progress their careers, get back into work after a break or redundancy, or take a whole new direction.
Its online platform is a one-stop shop, getting job hunters’ CVs into shape and their interview skills spot-on.
The ConnectMyCareer service also offers online one-to-one sessions with a highly trained careers adviser so you can get tailored support whether you want to assess your skills, rewrite your CV or practice your interview technique.
Just choose whichever option works best for you – online platform only, personal online sessions with a career coach, or both.
At The platform includes using cutting edge AI technology so they have a chance to practice before the all-important interview stage with a potential employer.
An AI interview simulator asks the most common, and trickiest, questions and gives instant feedback.
The tech even analyses everything from eye contact to hesitations so you can see what an interviewer sees and spot what could be improved.
You can take as many interviews as you want, whenever you want, and have access to video tips and techniques from more than 100 hiring managers to give you an expert steer.
The AI interview simulator is just one of the features on ConnectMyCareer’s online platform which has been designed to help people really prepare and build their confidence ahead of a job search.
The platform also offers …
Learn the secrets of creating an effective CV that stands out from the crowd. The CV Builder guides you through 8 key stages of CV building, with examples and advice from recruiters.
CV 360 software
CV 360 gives easy to follow steps and feedback on improving your CV, plus you can check your CV against online sift algorithms which are used by lots of employers.
Videos and modules
Get access to 1000s of videos and modules covering job search, labour market updates, how to identify your strengths and skills, as well as CV, interview and presentation tips.
E-learning courses cover business skills, personal development, self-employment, moving into a new role, changing industries, becoming a first-time manager and more.
Job search tool
An in-built UK and international job search scans millions of jobs from 52 countries, thousands of UK jobs listings and thousands of job-boards every day so you’ll see a huge range of opportunities.
IT Skills Support
Improve your skills with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook simulation-based courses for every level from beginner to experienced.
A Careers Newsroom lets you look through thousands of job search and career news articles covering everything from impressing interviewers and negotiating salaries, to working with recruiters and making the most of LinkedIn.
Packages start at £49 for three months’ access to the online platform and every penny spent with ConnectMyCareer is invested into Career Connect’s work as a charity in supporting people to overcome barriers into education and employment.