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Ch 43: CEOE Business Education: Career Acquisition

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Review methods for acquiring a career through the short video lessons in this chapter. Each lesson prepares you to answer related questions on the CEOE Business Education exam.

CEOE Business Education: Career Acquisition - Chapter Summary

Follow along as our instructors present methods for creating resumes, preparing for job interviews and attending career fairs. You can refresh your knowledge of career acquisition topics you're rusty on or learn new skills by watching these fast and flexible video lessons. Each lesson breaks down a method you'll be asked about on the CEOE Business Education exam, such as:

  • Maximizing the career potential of an internship
  • Using online career research tools
  • Getting the most out of a career fair
  • Creating strong resumes and cover letters
  • Avoiding job application and job interview mistakes
  • Negotiating a job offer

Our videos are mobile friendly, so you can study for the exam from any location or on the go with your tablet or smartphone. We offer transcripts with our videos, which are a handy resource for finding definitions for key terms you'll need to know for the exam or linking to additional lessons for further review.

Objectives of the CEOE Business Education: Career Acquisition Chapter

The CEOE Business Education exam assesses your comprehension of business management, economics and finance, marketing, entrepreneurship, info systems or business technology and accounting. It is part of the certification process for aspiring business teachers and is made up of 80 selected-response questions and one constructed-response question. You'll find questions about career acquisition methods in the marketing, customer service and entrepreneurship subarea, which represents about 17% of the questions on the exam. The quizzes we provide with our lessons are useful for getting familiar with the format of the selective-response questions found on the exam.

8 Lessons in Chapter 43: CEOE Business Education: Career Acquisition
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How to Maximize Your Internship's Career Potential

1. How to Maximize Your Internship's Career Potential

An internship is a great opportunity to get experience in a career field. But how can you make the most of your time as an intern? In this lesson, we'll offer tips for maximizing your internship in the areas of learning, relationships and performance.

Online Career Research Tools

2. Online Career Research Tools

How do you figure out what career is right for you? And, once you know, how do you find out more about that career? In this lesson, we'll look at some types of online career research tools that allow people to find out more about different careers.

How to Make the Most of a Career Fair

3. How to Make the Most of a Career Fair

A career fair is a great opportunity to meet with companies looking to hire. But, how do you make the most of it and stick out from the crowd of other job seekers? Watch this lesson to discover tips for preparing for and attending job fairs.

How to Create a Great Resume and Cover Letter

4. How to Create a Great Resume and Cover Letter

The first impression that a company has of you is your resume and cover letter. But how can you make them stand out from the crowd? Watch this lesson for tips on how to create a winning resume and cover letter.

How to Avoid Common Job Application Mistakes

5. How to Avoid Common Job Application Mistakes

Applying for jobs can be a stressful time but knowing the common mistakes that people make during the application process can help lessen the stress. In this lesson, we'll look at common mistakes people make before and during a job interview.

How to Prepare For Your Job Interview

6. How to Prepare For Your Job Interview

The job interview is an important part of the job application process. How can you make sure that you do your best? In this lesson, we'll examine ways to prepare for a job interview, including what to do before, during, and after the interview.

How to Avoid Job Interview Pitfalls

7. How to Avoid Job Interview Pitfalls

The job interview is an important moment for many people. But many people make mistakes that could cost them the job. In this lesson, we'll examine some common interview pitfalls and what you can do to avoid them.

Responding to a Job Offer: Evaluating & Negotiating

8. Responding to a Job Offer: Evaluating & Negotiating

When a company offers you a job, what do you do next? In this lesson, we will look at what to do after you get a job offer, including how to evaluate the offer to see if it's right for you and how to negotiate for better terms.

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