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CTE Business in Global (Period 1, 2,3)

Course Description


What is Global Trade?

 This course teaches students how to develop and achieve personal goals in education and work and contribute to their communities. Student learning will include assessing their own knowledge, skills, and characteristics and investigating economic trends, workplace organization, work opportunities, and ways to search for work. This course explores post-secondary learning options, prepares students for community-based learning, and helps them build the capabilities needed for managing work and life transitions. Students will design action plans for pursing their goals.

Helpful Website Links


ZipRecruiter:  Resume Training

Occupational Outlook Handbook:

O*Net online:

Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL):

Citation Machine:

California CareerZone:

Job Search:  Career Builder: Monster:

Career One Stop: Resume Guide

Career Perfect: Resume Writing Advice

Preparing to Apply for an Internship

Employability skills:

Purdue Online Writing Lab: Job Search Letters

 Virginia Tech: Cover Letters

 Purdue Online Writing Lab: Cover Letter

California Career Café: What are Career Pathways?

California Pathways represent its 15 leading industry sectors. Choose a Pathway that appeals to you and then take the O*NET Interest Assessment to find Career Profiles that match your results.

Federal Student Aid

Big Future by The College Board: Pay for College

FAFSA Videos

LA Youth @ Work

Students will complete a Mock Interview as part of Culminating Assignment. Students have the opportunity to participate in the LA Chamber of Commerce LA Youth at Work Certification program. Students are trained and certified for HIRE LA's YOUTH program at Banning High. The process consists of a training workshop and then a mock interview. After earning the Work Readiness Certificate, students will also receive preferred job leads from HIRE LA’s Youth employer partners.

Job Skills Workshops

Employers know what they're looking for and we share that with you at the Job Skills Workshop. We cover writing your resume, representing yourself in an interview and the workplace, customer service skills and more.  Bring your questions and our Certified Trainers will have answers at The Workshop.

Register for September 10, 2016 Job Skills Workshop

Work Readiness Certification

You've learned what employers are looking for.  Now, take your resume and new skills to a practice job interview where a professional mentor will share tips and ideas for a real application process

Register for Tuesday, November 8, 2016 Work Readiness Certification:

Job Leads

The Certificate is a badge that shows you are well prepared and employers trust it represents a job-ready applicant.  Once you earn The Certificate, we will share hundreds of job leads with you until you're hired.  Looking for a job can be stressful, but preparation gives you the confidence that you're ready for the job!

Success means you earn The Certificate, which qualifies you for all of our job referrals.