New CareerSparx Course Helps College Graduates Sharpen Job Search Skills

12-Week Online Course Provides On-the-Ground Expert Career Advice, Community Support

Jun 02, 2010, 08:00 ET from CareerSparx

LOS ANGELES, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's new college graduates are in a difficult position: Trying to start their professional careers in one of the toughest job search environments in modern history. Launched today, the new CareerSparx 12-week online course is designed to give recent college graduates the necessary tools needed to start their careers and land their ideal jobs in the midst of economic and business uncertainty.

"For newly minted college graduates, finding that all-important first job can be a daunting task," said Mario Schulzke, creator of CareerSparx. "The goal of CareerSparx is to arm recent grads with the tools, know-how and confidence they need to successfully navigate the job search process."

The CareerSparx program brings together the knowledge of both career experts and businesspeople that have taken the job search journey themselves and built highly successful careers. This approach provides an on-the-ground, actionable and relevant perspective on what companies are looking for in new employees.

The CareerSparx course includes 12 weekly interactive modules that guide new college graduates through the entire job search process, from basics such as resume writing tips and professional email etiquette to personal branding strategies and salary negotiation tactics. Each lesson is packed with how-to articles and videos, interviews with successful careerists, templates and other exclusive downloadable tools.

Uniquely community oriented, the CareerSparx course also encourages members to interact with each other via its online forum. The CareerSparx experts also will be available via the forum to provide career and job search advice, as well as feedback on resumes and cover letters.

Interested participants can sign up for the course via a $49 introductory monthly membership. To sign up for the CareerSparx course or download a free 61-page career advice guide, visit the CareerSparx website at http://www.careersparx.com.

About CareerSparx

CareerSparx is a 12-week online course designed to give recent college graduates the tools necessary to successfully jump-start their careers in today's competitive job search environment. A WONGDOODY company, CareerSparx was launched in 2010 by serial Internet entrepreneur and former university instructor Mario Schulzke. For more information and to stay up to date on the latest career and job search news and tips, visit http://www.careersparx.com or follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/careersparx.

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