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Skip to 0 minutes and 4 seconds I hope you enjoyed the introductory course on international career development. You will now have a better understanding of culture, the cultural dimensions and the significance in wider society. You will also have assessed your current position in terms of your skills, your personality type and most importantly your motivations to pursue an international career. The next set of courses in this series will give you an insight into worldwide market trends, the future of work and the skills you need to do well in your career. We believe that having an all round knowledge and understanding about the demands of work in various parts of the world will give you that necessary information you need to make that right choice.

Skip to 0 minutes and 52 seconds The focus of the course then shifts to final details about job searching, introduction to job descriptions and the application process. We will provide you with key tips to write applications, CV’s and personal statements. Not only that, through this course, you will understand the concept of networking and familiarise yourself with tools that will help you build your network in the future. At the final stage, you will prepare for interviews, take psychometric tests and understand the concept of negotiation skills. All in all, once you complete the whole module, you will be well equipped with all of the aspects you need to be aware of in terms of pursuing an international career and I really hope you enjoy the rest of the course.

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Thank you for joining us on this short course on international career development. We hope that you enjoyed the learning experience.

In the video, Sameer Mody summarises the topics we have covered over the past two weeks.

This course is part of the online BA top-up in International Business, offered by Coventry University on the FutureLearn platform. If you would like to continue learning with Coventry University, you can apply now or register interest to join the full online degree, which leads to an internationally-recognised qualification.

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International Career Development: Pursuing A Career Abroad

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