Master Your Story

Elevate your professional presentation and land your dream job.

Social Learning

Value
Proposition

For Communities

Improve career readiness and
talent outcomes.

Social Learning

Value
Proposition

For Communities For Members
  • Connect curriculum to career pathways with video coaching, career tools and assessments that emphasize validated employer competencies
  • Access community data on competencies, career and occupational readiness
  • Increase stakeholder engagement with free, value-added career programming
  • Catalyze connections and career-focused institutional change
Higher Education Communities serving college and university students and alumni.
Adult Education Communities serving adult learners through community colleges, local education agencies, community-based organizations, and state and local workforce agencies.
Secondary Education Communities serving secondary and high school students.
Professional Education Communities serving corporations, employees and clients.

For Members

Learn new career skills and
demonstrate employability.

Social Learning

Value
Proposition

For Members For Communities
  • Develop valuable career management skills with comprehensive video coaching, career tools and assessments
  • Get more interviews and offers with a targeted professional presentation that emphasizes key employer competencies
  • Work with community members to reach your career goals
  • Enhance your professional profile with community-issued badges and micro-credentials
College Students Demonstrate that your education and experience make you a great fit.
Adult Learners Work with others to develop the professional skills needed to advance your career.
High School Students Explore careers and learn how to navigate your career pathway.
Professionals Become a more effective manager and employee.
Social Learning

Social
learning

Stop searching
solo.

Work with community members to improve job search skills, self-presentation and employability.

Become successful by helping others.

Share content, give feedback and build your reputation as an expert or team player.

Social Learning

Social
learning

Search Search and find collaborators in your community and across the network.
Share Share content and learn from crowdsourced content
Mentor Help others succeed, build new relationships and demonstrate teamwork and collaboration skills.
Groups Work in teams and enlist social support to reach career goals
Feedback Get assessed by others to learn how to improve and validate your key competencies
Career Tools

Career Tools

The right tools for
the job.

Save time and improve results with award-winning career tools developed by OptimalResume™ and used by hundreds of institutional customers.

Career Tools

Career Tools

Question
Builder Create text and video questions.
Question Response
Builder Create text and video question responses.
Interview
Builder Create text and video interviews. Use existing questions to create new interviews. Choose from more than 12,000 questions in our database.
Interview Response
Builder Create text and video interview responses.
Coaching
Builder Create text and video coaching for questions, interviews and assessments.
Assessment
Builder Create performance and occupation assessments by mapping rubrics to items of interest.
Rubric
Builder Create rubrics with criteria, levels and descriptors. Use built-in industry competency criteria and occupational criteria.
Badge
Builder Create automatic and issued badges that reward activity, performance or learning.
Resource
Builder Create text and video resources.
Resume
Builder (v2)
Cover Letter
Builder (v2)
Portfolio
Builder (v2)
Video Coaching

Video Coaching

Learn hiring from
the best.

Our comprehensive video resource library includes end-to-end job search tutorials and instructional videos for hiring managers. Sample coaching videos are shown here.

Learn how use informational interviewing to network and uncover career opportunities.
Job Seekers -
Networking and
Communities Learn how to get started with professional networking and how effective community building can enhance your career.
Job Seekers -
Portfolios Learn how to develop a professional portfolio and leverage it in the networking and interview process.
Hiring Managers -
Job Ads and
Descriptions Learn how to craft an effective job ad that will attract best-fit candidates.
Job Seekers -
Job Offers Learn about job offers and how to effectively negotiate your next offer.
Learn how to create winning resumes that highlight your unique value proposition for employers.
Hiring Managers -
Assessing Candidates Learn how to assess candidates in fair and consistent manner with structured interviewing.
Hiring Managers -
Assembling Interview
Questions Learn how to assemble interview questions to ensure a high-yield interview process.
Learn the ins and outs of interview process and how to ace your next job or internship interview.
Hiring Managers -
Candidate Sourcing Learn tactics to source candidates with advice from our experienced experts.
Hiring Managers -
New Hire Onboarding Learn how to inspire new hires and propel them forward toward success.
Job Seekers -
Elevator Pitches Learn how to make an optimal first impression with a strong introduction at career fairs, networking events and job interviews.
Job Seekers -
Company Research Learn how to research an employer so you’re ready to impress at your next interview.
Learn how to assess candidates in fair and consistent manner with structured interviewing.
Proprietary Databases

Proprietary Databases

Become a slam-dunk candidate.

We’ve assembled questions, interview simulations, action-oriented coaching, competency-based rubrics and assessments for every O*NET occupation.

Proprietary Databases

Proprietary Databases

Question
Database More than 12,000 video questions with closed captioning. Browse questions by occupation or type.
Question Coaching
Database Action-oriented video coaching with closed captioning for every question in the database. More than 150 hours of HD video coaching in all.
Interview
Database More than 6,000 video interviews. Browse interviews by occupation, type, or career level.
Interview Response
Assessment Database More than 6,000 video interview response assessments. Browse interview response assessments by occupation, type or career level.
Industry
Competency Rubric
Database More than 1000 industry competency rubrics based on the Building Blocks model and the Competency Model Clearinghouse.
Personal
Effectiveness
Competencies
Rubrics More than 170 personal effective competencies rubrics with criteria for interpersonal skills, integrity, professionalism, initiative, dependability & reliability, adaptability & flexibility, and lifelong learning.
Academic
Competencies Rubrics More than 200 academic competencies rubrics with criteria for reading, writing, mathematics, science & technology, communication, critical & analytical thinking, basic computer skills.
Workplace
Competencies
Rubrics More than 195 work competencies rubrics with criteria for teamwork, customer focus, planning & organizing, creative thinking, problem solving & decision making, working with tools & technology, scheduling & coordinating, checking, examining & recording, business fundamentals, sustainable practices and health & safety.
Industry-Wide
Technical
Competencies
Rubrics More than 345 industry-wide technical competencies rubrics.
Industry-Sector
Technical
Competencies Rubrics More than 120 industry-wide technical competencies rubrics.
Occupation
Competency
Assessment Database Comprehensive competency assessments for hundreds of occupations in 11 different industries.
Occupation
Readiness
Assessment Database More than 7000 occupation-specific assessments based on the O*NET Content Model. Descriptors include tasks, tools & technology, knowledge, skills, abilities, work activities, and work styles.
Occupations

Occupations

Show you’re qualified.

Explore more than 1000 occupations and learn how to demonstrate identified employer competencies.

Occupations

Occupations

Bright
Outlook Occupations that are expected to grow rapidly in the next several years, will have large numbers of job openings, or are new and emerging occupations.
Rapid
Growth Occupations are projected to grow much faster than average (employment increase of 14% or more) over the period 2014-2024.
Numerous
Job Openings Occupations are projected to have 100,000 or more job openings over the period 2014-2024.
New and
Emerging These occupations are New & Emerging occupations in high growth industries.
Career
Cluster Career Clusters contain occupations in the same field of work that require similar skills. Students, parents, and educators can use Career Clusters to help focus education plans towards obtaining the necessary knowledge, competencies, and training for success in a particular career pathway.
Industry Industries are broad groups of businesses or organizations with similar activities, products, or services. Occupations are considered part of an industry based on their employment.
STEM
Discipline Occupations that require education in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines.
Green
Economy
Sector The green economy will cause a change in occupations' employment demand or work and worker requirements such as tasks, skills, knowledge, and credentials. Green occupations are linked to Green Economy Sectors.
Job
Family Job Families are groups of occupations based upon work performed, skills, education, training, and credentials.
Job Zone Job Zones group occupations into one of five categories based on levels of education, experience, and training necessary to perform the occupation.
Performance Assessments

Performance Assessments

Measure up.

Use rubrics and assessments to evaluate performance and career readiness.

Self-Assess
Multiple Assessors
Performance Assessments

Performance Assessments

Question
Assessments Score questions with rubrics.
Question Response
Assessments Score question responses with rubrics.
Question Coaching
Assessments Score question coaching with rubrics.
Interview
Assessment Score interviews with rubrics.
Interview
Response
Assessments Score interview responses with rubrics.
Interview
Coaching
Assessments Score interview coaching with rubrics.
Resource
Assessments Score resources with rubrics.
Resume
Assessments (v2)
Cover Letter
Assessments (v2)
Portfolio
Assessments (v2)
Analytics

Analytics

Gain new insights.

How engaging is your professional presentation? How do you compare with other community members? Gain new insights with our analytics and data visualizations.

Analytics
Analytics

Analytics

User
Analytics Comprehensive user analytics and data visualizations.
Community
Analytics Community analytics available to managers based on validated member metadata and profile information.
Usage Get comprehensive usage statistics including records, recording minutes, storage used/available, etc.
Activity Understand activity patterns including logins, creates, starts/completes, earns/issues, scores and more.
Engagement Get engagement data including views, visitors, visit duration, bounce rate, favorites, shares, likes, comments and more.
Connections Understand connections data including invites, groups, comments, shared, scored, messages and more.
Rank Understand top content including most viewed, most liked, most favorited, most shared, etc.
Correlations Understand how different metrics are correlated.
Assessments Understand assessment data with raw scores and drill-in analytics. View top/bottom performers for each criterion and filter by assessor.
Badges

Badges

Earn micro-
credentials.

Earn open badges that demonstrate your employability skills and elevate your professional brand.

Badges

Badges

Automatic Badges

Automatically open badges by completing specific tasks.

Community-Issued Badges

Earn micro-credentials by completing tasks or achieving a minimum level of performance specified by community managers.
Apis

APIS

Connect with us.

The InterviewUp API connects your website or application to the career learning that is happening on InterviewUp.

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Public Databases

Public
Databases

Career information
you can trust.

Plan you next career move with up-to-date information from trusted sources.

     
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