Why is it important to work on our professional profile?

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Welcome to Platzi´s Technical English Course for Professionals!

The first thing you will learn is why it is important to work in a professional profile, how to create your CV, participate in interviews and also how to create content.
Please keep in mind that for this course you will need a basic level of English to read, write and listen.

If you work in your professional profile you can improve your work status, start working in different fields and meet different people.

Do not forget to leave in the comments why you want to improve your professional profile and what strategies you would like to use. Try to write your comment in English!

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¡Hi everyone! Let’s speak in English in the discussion board. If you really want to learn, practicing is the best way. It doesn’t matter if you make mistakes. We’re here to help 💚

Greetings everyone!

I use English everday in my current job, but right now I want to move into a technology-involved job for 2018 and that’s the reason on my interest for improving my English Skills.

What will I do?

  • Talk more in English with friends and people around the internet.
  • Write a blog in English commenting about all the things I learn at Platzi
  • Start a portfolio with my programs where documented totally in English.
  • Read programming books in English too!

Hi! I’m pretty sure this course will be great! The questions on the PlatziLive was the best. Love it.

My first task:

I want to improve my professional profile because I want to be prepared for everything, I really want to learn english because I love it, and I want to get a better job, the statergies I want to take for now are:

  • Create a new CV
  • Write a good and descriptive profesional profile
  • Create content for my social networks

I am so exited for taking this course, I almost can understand everything 😄

Estaría bien que pusieran subtitulos para los que no sabemos inglés.

Apenas logro entender pero pa lante.
pst: soy de la beca por eso no he tomado cursos anteriores a este :v

I remember my last job interview was half spanish / half english. I studied english since I was like 3 years old, but now a days, I need to practice more and that’s why I was so nervous about the interview.
I am so excited to start this course 😃

The main reason why I want to improve my professional portfolio is to get better job opportunities in the future.

woow, the teacher speaks so fluency!!! 😮 my god…

Hi there, for my first task, why I want to improve my professional career?

  • I will want to start working remotly.
  • I want to know other people in social networks, events or work.

I need to improve my vocabulary and pronunciation.

I would like to improve my career profile to get better opportunities in the tech industry as a cybersecurity expert and I would like to apply all of the strategies that Paula has mentioned.

I need improve my English skills because I want to be able to do business with people from all over the world.

Because by improving my English I can get better job opportunities and grow as a professional.

Hello beautiful community!! I am Colombian who lives in Australia. Although I work with Australians and practice English every day, I have not been able to find a job as an engineer. For this reason I started this course, learn a new language is a challenge, I really need this course, thanks friends 😃

Why do you want to improve your career profile?
Because I want to get a well-paid job.
Strategies to follow:
• Preparing for an interview
• Being able to communicate in my workplace: emails, reports, presentations, etc.

I want to improve my english level because the knowledge of this language provide more job oportunities. Also, i consider that i need to strengthen my previous knowledge and learn more.
It’s important to work on our profesional profile because we are our own product. It’s necesary to learn and specialize in that we are good and efficient. It’s hard but conforting when you make it

Nice and smoothly way to teach english, with that pronunciation. ❤️
Well I’d like to create my own portfolio, i used to have one but I didn’t pay for the hosting on time 😦
I work as UI/UX Designer 😄

Hellow!! I’m taking this course (a little bit late)…
I want to create content for my personal blog and then share it in my social networks 😃

Ok ok, I want to work in international projects too (In the near future) 😉

Hi,

I want to improve my profile because my main goal is going to live and work in Canada someday. The requisites to get a job there are very high and you need to be very qualified for that.

The technique that I’m currently using to improve my English is speaking with my colleagues from India at work. They speak very fast and it is a challenge to understand them perfectly.

Have fun and learn a lot!

First task:

I want to improve my professional profile because I really want to develop my skills, learn new words and continue practicing.

Thank you

I want to improve my english because, it allows us to obtain better jobs, in my particular case I lost the opportunity of a job, since I did poorly in the interview in English. English was one of the main requirements for this job.

  • Create a new CV (updating mine)
  • Write a good and descriptive profesional profile(improve mine)
  • Create a professional portfolio(improve mine)

I want learned to improve my spoken english 😄 :3

Nowadays, being able to speak english in a proper and professional environment, is the main key to succeed in finding better job oportunities, and therefore, better salaries.
Goodl luck to everyone who is starting this course!
And remember, never stop learning!

Hey guys.

I’m Silvia and through this course, I want to improve my professional profile by retrieving and enhancing certain abilities that I haven’t been practicing for a while; and why not developing new ones with Paula’s guidance.

Despite having good English skills and the chance of putting them into good use in the past, I must confess that I’m out of practice but I’m motivated to change that in spite of my personal benefit and work-related events and opportunities.

That been said, I plan to put great attention to every bit of advice regarding interviews and written communication.

I want to improve my professional profile and create my CV in English

In my career all information is in English and all big enterprises is in countries where the language is english

I thinked the class were in espanish, but it´s all the contrary, it´s interesting.

No sé inglés :(
I want to improve my english for use it in my projects and professional profile.

Why you want to improve your career profile and what strategies are you going to use?
A = Because We live in a so competitive world and our professional field has so many good professionals have great technical skills if I want to stay connect whit them I need to communicate in the same technical advanced English language. I have decided to use 2 strategies to do that. First, I will design all my portfolio in English as a Spanish and Second I’m going to write so many articles as I can about all the knowledge that I acquired here and my life

I want to improve my professional profile because I going to update my cv and preparing for an interview. In my opinion is very do a focus in create a professional portfolio and write in social networks or create a blog.

I want to improve my professional profile because I am looking for a new job as an Executive Manager. The strategies I will use are:

  • Writing a good and descriptive professional profile
  • Updating my CV
  • Preparing myself for an interview
  • Creating content for my social networks
    Thanks for your help.

I need to create and improve all my English.
I feel I have a little English and I want to domine the language.

I want to enhance my professional profile in order to get better job opportunities. So, I’m considering creating content for my social networks and I’ll definitely update my CV.

My principal reason is for some day to get a job in Platzi.

I want to improve my career profile because is a personal challenge of start of the year and this form i pretend increase my opportunities of obtain a better job in the IT industry.
My strategy to follow will be:
1.Create a professional porfolio
2.I will write a good and descriptive professional profile
3.Create content for my social networks
4.Prepare me for an interview

E pra quem não tem base de inglês como fica pra entender a aula?

hello

I want to improve my career profile because I am starting working as a marketing freelancer for american companies, so I want to look profesional and trustworthy.

I am going to:

  • Make content for my social networks
  • I want to make a website in English

Hi everyone, I would like to improve my professional profile because it´s important nowadays to communicate with your partners. Also, I can be able to explore more opportunities and show my skills to the companies that I want to apply.

Hi, mi name is Sary. I´m a chemical engineer and I am studying to write a good and descriptive professional profile.

I Want to learn english for improve my profesional profile, I want to get a better work

Hello, greetings to all!
I want to improve my professional profile, with a second language that is also the basis to increase the possibilities of communication with people around the world. English language opens the doors of the world and is a requirement for many job opportunities.
Strategies to use:

  1. Immerse myself in the language, using it on my personal devices (computer and phone).
  2. Using tools to constantly practice and learn new words like duolingo, worbit among others.
  3. Take advantage of this platzi opportunity to learn through a methodology that they have tried and that is effective.
I want to prepare myself for a professional English interview and also to be a developer who is able to work with many people around the world and can speak fluid with them.

I wish to increase my english’s skills ,specially in talking and writing.

I want to improve my English level is to get a interships oferts in Microsoft or Google in my School events.

I want to improve my English to get fluency and talk more comfortable in english interviews

I want to learn English because I saw an individual mentoring in the Platzi Channel. I would like to receive that mentory

I think that this course is the english version of “Curso de Marca Personal” but I’m interested in the way that i can express about myself in another languague.

I am an international negotiator, that is why I think that improving my second language (English) it’s a useful strategy to have a really good profile.

This looks like an amazing course. In my case I want to create content in English, like solving coding questions, I want to improve my image and I think is gonna be so useful to learn all the vocabulary inside of this course.

I want to focus on content creation, like blog posts, so people can see how my field “System Dynamics” can be applied to things they never imagined.

Hi, I want to improve my communication skills

Amazing!! I need improve my English now!! I am ready now!..

I need to improve my english to get a better job. I was in a lot interviewing and I did can´t advance the process and I didn’t get any job. I hope can learn good english… =(

I want to improve my English because I get the purpose to move to Canada, either as a programmer or chemical engineer, another reason it’s because I want to be able to hold a conversation with a English speaker, because I can to understand when someone is talking to me but I can’t answer him/her some times.

I want to improve because I wish to grow my English level and after search other options for working.

One of the reason i want to improve my english it’s because i don’t want to have that obstacle in my life, i don’t want to hear or read something o someone and say “Oh…what?”, i want to feel as nature as if i were talking in spanish.

I'd like to improve my professional profile to be better at my work, and to get in touch with other cultures

Hello everyone, I have a good job but I think with better english level, I can apply for other one with a high profits, also I´m looking for a remote job and big part of them using english for make communication.

Hi everyone!, I want to improve my professional profile, because I would like to reach new challenges in my professional carreer, I am developer, so I would like to work with new techologies and I want to be more fluency in my english for interviews.
I would like to apply the next strategies:

  • Creating a professional portfolio

  • Preparing yourself for an interview

I want to improve this skill because I want a remote job but in all of this type of jobs the english is a mandatory require, so I decided learn this skill once for all for it the strategies I’ll follow are:

  • Create a new CV.
  • Start to communicate in english in my workplace.
  • Create content in english for my social networks.
  • Create my professional portfolio.
  • Participate in events.
  • English friday, every friday I talk and write only in english.

Let me know, how will you improve your english skill?

Greetings!

Hi, this is my first task.
I want to learn and improve my professional profile because it could give me more opportunities as a student and next professional. The strategies that I want to apply for now are:

  • Being able to communicate in my work and personal place.
  • Analyze specialized texts for my career.
  • Read and write more content about diferent topics with critical thinking.

I want to impruve my Technical English becasue I going to study some technical books in english and I want to be able to understand them.

I want to improve my professional profile to get a job in the United States as a Electrical engineer, and the key step in my case is improving my CV

I often improve my professional profile because I search new challenge periodically, for now I dream with a job in a big tech company and I want read the Bible in english, my selected strategies are:

  • Creating a new or updating your CV
  • Preparing yourself for an interview
  • Creating a profesional portafolio
  • Being able to communicate in your workplace: emails, reports, presentations, etc.

Hello, I am excited to start this course, I need to improve my knowledge in the English language and I think it is important for me professional career

See you later friends

I want to improve my professional profile because I want to grow professionally, and I think that is a good to reach a grat job.

I want to improve my professional profile because I want to be prepared for everything, I want to square my profile by eliminating unhelpful information and adding valuable information, in this way, interviewers can search for me very quickly and my profile fits easily.

The reason why I started this course is due to I’d like to improve my CV in order to get a remote job in the US. I want to speak English pretty well in a professional enviorment. 😃

Hi! I want to improve my Englich because I need improve my profile and create a Portfolio and get a better job

Hi everyone! I want to tell you that I want practice my english skills because I love know diferent kind of people and read news, books…, but specifically I would get a new job!

Lol this course is old. I think it’d be great if it gets updated

I want to improve my professional profile because I want to work in different countries.
The strategies that I will use are: creating content for my social media, creating a professional portfolio, and writing a good and descriptive professional profile.

I want to work on my professional profile to change the course of my career. I’m happy where I’m working right now, but I also have other goals, like getting my first job in the tech industry and eventually founding my own business.
I’m glad to be here and hope to learn a lot.

I’m starting to post on Linkedin in english. That will not just help me but also I will help my network. We are a community and we will triumph

Well, first I want to improve my english because I want to travel around the world so I want to be able to communicate with everyone. And of course I want to learn so much because I want to improve my career and to get more and better job opportunities to improve my life-style.
In this course I want to learn to write a good and descriptive my professional profile, to create a new CV, to create content for my social networks and to create a professinal portfolio.

I want to take this course because I want to practices my English skills. I would like to study a master so i think I will need it for success on my technical carreer.

I want to improve my english because i want grow professionally, i want able to understand and speak english fluedly.

The strategies i want to use are:

  1. Creating content for my social networks
  2. Participating in events

Hello everyone, I am Jose and the reason that I am taking this course is because I want to develop my comunication skills and accent to be neutral.

Hi everyone!
I’ve decided to go through this course in order to improve my speaking skills in English. And moreover, to be able to update my CV which was written incorrectly, I am sure of it.
I’d like to understand how to communicate during my future interviews and feel more relaxed knowing all of this useful information.

Hi everyone! I currently work in a public institution developing a protocol of understanding between my institution and a foreign consulting firm. In this sense, I handle documents in English on a daily basis, so I see it necessary to develop a better professional profile. The strategies that I will use is to read and participate in blogs, adcquire more technical vocabulary, write emails and reports in English.

Hi everyone!
Its important to work on my professional profile, because I want update a new CV. I want to know how can I wirte emails, reports or presentations for communicate with my team.
Maybe in the future participate in events, speaking English.

I want to improve my profile for to find a better job. 😉

Hello, I need to learn English, because is the languaje of the business.☺

I’ve just started working in a company, so I want to feel more comfortable and confident at speaking in english with my colleagues and also improve my current vocabulary

I need to learn how to better my CV and how can I improve my pronunciation, also improve my job opportunities

Hi! everyone I want to work on my proffesional profile because I have been put of the proffesional field for almost 3 years, meanwhile I have been out of my home country learning English but now is time to go back to my field then is also time to start little by little improving, updating and creating my profile.

I want to improve my English skills to be able to communicate with native speakers (and the major part of the world) and get better deals for my startup. What am I doing?

  • Finishing English career at Platzi.
  • Listening to podcasts in English regarding startups and other founders.
  • Practicing vocabulary and learning new ones on Memrise.
  • Seeing TEDx conferences regarding subjects that interest me.
  • Writing my job tasks (ToDos) in English.
  • Chatting with my brother only in English.
  • Having three English classes per week through Italki.

For now the most important is create a good portfolio for muy futures interviews of jobs.

I have two reasons to improve my professional portfolio. The first one is: I want to be able to communicate in my workplace, and the second one is: I want to participate in online events, as Platzi has.

Well. Asking your question, Pau. I am on this course because recently I got a job as a QA Tester, and I work with several people around the world, so my main language to speak with them is English. I am already fluent, but I want to improve even more and to expand my vocabulary in order to chat with them about other things and not just about job.

I want to improve my professional profile to get a good job finishing the high school and to be able to help my family financially, some strategies that I am going to use are:

  • Writting a good and descriptive professional profile.
  • Creating a new CV.
  • Preparing myself for a job interview.
  • Creating a professional portfolio.
  • Participating in events
    Also learning new things and improving my soft and hard skills 😃

Hi evebody! I’m looking for a job and this will be an excellent course for me. I’m going to write a new cv and I’m going to start my portfolio.

I want to improve my career profile because I wanna be able to apply for English jobs, have a remote job and travel around LATAM and then around the world. So, to be successful in my goals, I’ll learn English at conversational level, gain the skills I need to get those jobs (with courses and personal projects) and never stop learning!

Hi everbody, my name is Naomi and i want to learn English, i don’t speak ver well , buy i want to get better.

I’ am enginner and i’ll try to do my best to do it. I want learn english because is esential in my job, all the documentation is in english.

If someone want practice, i will be glad for that

regards

Hi… I want to make my curriculum vitae in English. Because I wish loking for a job where I wil be able to talk every day in this language.

I want to improve my professional profile, because I want to work in a company where English is spoken and thus be able to increase my salary. Learning English is also essential, and a challenge in my life. My strategy is constant practice, every day I take time to do the English course in Platzi, and other applications. I really want to speak, write, read and listen to English perfectly.

Hi guys! Currently I am living and working in UK, it has been a difficult process, but it has made me very proud of how you always can face any challenge in this life. Now my main goal is just find a job as a developer, but interviews make me feel so scare. I would like to learn how to deal this struggle. So, hoping this course help me and all of you in our path. Good luck!

I have many reasons to improve my English language skills, the most important ones are: 1) get a job an international environment 2) study a master degree or PhD international program. I don’t have seen a specific field of study until now, but I looking for…