Completing a Professional Certificate program can be a great first step towards a new career.
But how do you leverage your new training to actually get your first job in a new field?
Join this webinar with career coach Vera Fishman to learn how to effectively discuss your new skills, previous experience, and career goals to get the job of your dreams.
We'll cover relevant aspects of resume writing, networking, and interviewing, so your Professional Certificate can support you at every step of your job search.
This webinar took place on 11 March. Here’s the recording:
Date: Wednesday, 11 March 2020
Time: 5–6 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Reply to this post with any questions you’d like Vera to answer in the webinar. There will be time for questions during the webinar, too. If you can’t attend live, that’s okay, the webinar will be recorded.
About the Speaker
Vera Fishman is a Learner Services Program Manager at Coursera, where her goal is to provide every Professional Certificate learner and alum with tools for landing their dream job. She is a certified coach and has spent the past 5 years supporting people at all professional levels through career transitions.
Vera built out her career coaching expertise at a leading global outplacement company, Lee Hech Harrison, where she coached hundreds of professionals from major Silicon Valley companies and ran workshops on every step of the job search process (resume writing, career discovery, interviewing – you name it!).
Before Coursera, she developed and delivered an innovative job search curriculum at Udacity, where she advised learners of job guarantee programs. Prior to becoming a coach Vera had a whole different career in marketing, and a shorter one in non-profit community management – so she is no stranger to career-changing herself.
A native of Saint Petersburg, Russia, Vera has spent her adult life in Silicon Valley, where she feels most at home and comfortable – aside from not liking to have to drive everywhere.