Talent Bridge Career Preparation

Mentoring Academy



Cisco Networking Academy courses provide you with the fundamental technical skills needed for careers in digital technology. As you navigate your career choices, it can be daunting to figure out what roles best suit your skills, personality and interests beyond technology. There is no shortage of online resources to help you build the perfect profile or choose the right key words to make your resume stand out, but how can you chart your path? This workshop provides a guide to help you transition from your Cisco Networking Academy training to navigating a professional technology career.

In this step-by-step workshop, you will learn about:

  • Career planning
  • Personality and work style inventory assessments
  • Preparing, updating and presenting your professional skills
  • Advice on internships and managing your internship experience

Additional topics include evaluating your social media appearance and LinkedIn profile, resume and cover letter development, interview skills, professional skills in the workplace, and evaluating employment positions such as those posted in the Talent Bridge Matching Engine.

The reading materials for this workshop are primarily located here under “Careers” which can be explored independently or through this guided workshop. External websites are also referenced throughout the reading and labs.

Course Details


Talent Bridge Career Preparation (English - 1.00 - Legacy)

11 Mar 2019 - 12 Mar 2020

Sara Shreve, Donna Wright, Jan Jensen, Trent Dorroh, Jesal Gandhi, Melinda Hall

Enroll now

Course has ended