Talent Bridge Career Preparation

Washington State Library



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 managing your job search

Additional topics include evaluating your social media appearance with a focus on your LinkedIn profile. You will also cover how to prepare your resume, cover letter, interview skills, and developing crucial professional skills in the workplace. We also offer advice on evaluating employment positions, such as those posted in the Talent Bridge Matching Engine.

The reading materials for this workshop are primarily located NetAcad.com/Careers, which can be explored independently or through this guided workshop. External websites are also referenced throughout the reading and labs.

Our 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? Use this course to help you gain structure and a good foundation as you get ready to join the workforce.

Course Details


Talent Bridge Career Preparation (English - 2.00)

14 Apr 2021 - 14 Apr 2022

Sara Shreve

Free course - no prerequisites, start learning today!

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