Alex Boylan, DreamJobbing Co-Founder and course instructor
DreamJobbing, in partnership with The First Tee, is proud to provide this online career development program to students for free. This course will teach students how to film a video cover letter, market themselves effectively, create a professional digital identity and grow their network.
Through career exploration, fun and engaging exercises and a video based curriculum, students take the first steps to finding and achieving their dream career!
DreamJobbing is a career development platform for students designed to help them discover their passion, learn to create a professional digital identity, network and find a dream career.
Watch our short video to learn more.
HELP STUDENTS CREATE A PROFESSIONAL DIGITAL IDENTITY TO HELP THEM STAND OUT
GIVE STUDENTS THE OPPORTUNITY TO LEARN FROM REAL INDUSTRY LEADERS
PROVIDE THE TOOLS
TO CONNECT WITH PROFESSIONALS & BUILD LASTING RELATIONSHIPS
HELP STUDENTS THINK CRITICALLY ABOUT WHAT JOB WOULD BEST SUIT THEM FOR THEIR FUTURE
The DreamJobbing Program includes short video lectures lead by Co-Founder Alex Boylan, a student guidebook, and access to the entire DreamJobbing platform.
Course Curriculum Chapters:
2. Meet Your Instructor - Alex Boylan
3. Course Overview
4. Does Who You Know Really Matter
5. The Art Of Networking
6. How to Write The Ultimate Pitch Script
7. How to Record a Great Video Cover Letter
8. Creating Your DreamJobbing Profile
9. Connecting With Professionals
10. Interviewing Professionals
11. Building Relationships
12. Apply for Dream Job Experiences
+ Additional Resources & Tools
The student workbook allows students to track their success in the course. Additionally it gives teachers and directors the flexibility to decide whether the course will be taught at the club or self taught on the students own time.
Case Study - Boys & Girls Club of Venice
The Boys & Girls Club in Venice uses DreamJobbing to promote career readiness and teaches students to network with local professionals to learn about different industries.
Sample Student Videos
Destiny | Venice, CA
Ernesto | Venice, CA
Alex Boylan - Instructor
Alex Boylan quit working years ago. He walked out of his office cubical in Boston with one thought in his mind: How can I never go back? He jumped on a plane for St. John, US Virgin Islands. For a year he became singularly focused on how to fuel his passion for travel, storytelling and business and turn those passions into a dream career.
At the age of 24, Alex applied for and won the Amazing Race season 2. He then created the first online interactive series and platform “Around The World For Free”, where Alex circumnavigated the world without a penny in his pocket using the help of the global online audience.
He has hosted and produced numerous shows for PBS, CBS, Travel Channel, Lonely Planet and has created three digital platforms. For his work on the Steve Harvey show he received an Emmy Nomination. Today he is the proud co-founder of DreamJobbing.com, a platform he created to help others get on the path to THEIR dream career.
The average person will spend over 100,000 hours in their lifetime working. That means you will spend more time working than any other single activity. So why not love what you do and have a passion for your job?
In this class, hosted by Alex, students will learn invaluable skills and given the DreamJobbing Toolkit that will help them on their path to a dream career.