Discussion Week 3 contains two parts.
In your initial response to the topic you have to complete the assignment in both part of the discussion.
Part 1: Create UMGC CareerQuest account.
UMGC CareerQuest is a free resource available to all UMGC students and alumni.
Go to: https://careerquest.umgc.edu
If you already have a CareerQuest account, login using your UMGC sign-on and password.
If you do not have a CareerQuest account, click on “Join Community!”
Fill out the required information.
Take a screenshot of your Profile page and upload the screenshot to this assignment.
This assignment takes approximately 20 minutes to complete.
If you have questions, email email@example.com
Part 2: Job Search Strategies
Watch the job search videos in CandidCareers. You can access these through CareerQuest. Take notes! (No submission is required). Start with these videos, then browse the rest in the job searching category:
Job Searching 101
Treat Your Job Search like a Job
Be Flexible at First
Investigate the Company and Industry
Keep an Open Mind
Watch some of the following videos. There are much more… View whatever is of your interest.
Discussion post: In your own words, answer the following questions:
Using the attached file, tell me how you would fill in the red & yellow circles and where you think they might overlap.
/content/enforced/582315-001017-01-2215-OL2-6982/Career Niche Diagram 190906.pdf
Reflection – What did you learn from this assignment?