Career Tool Kit

Need guidance on how to write an effective resume and cover letter or prepare for that interview? Check out these incredible resources.

 

 

CAREER PLANNING

The Washington Center: Favorite Resources, stories and insights curated especially for students

Focus2Careers: Career Planning for Students (2019) (PDF)

"Career Readiness Defined" by NACE (National Assocation of Colleges & Employers) (PDF)

BDIC Today, Employed Tomorrow! (PDF)

Career Planning Resources for University Without Walls (UWW) Students (Video)

 

NETWORKING

LinkedIn Profile Info Session (PDF)

Finding Alumni on LinkedIn (PDF)

Career Fair Prep (PDF)

Elevator Pitch (PDF)

 


JOBS & INTERNSHIPS

Handshake (PDF)

Basic Overview of Handshake (Video)

How do Internships Work: Undergraduate (PDF)

How do Co Ops Work: Undergraduate (PDF)

Virtual Job & Internship Resources (PDF)

Job Search Resources (PDF)

Effectively Searching for Jobs & Internships with Handshake (Video)

InternFromHome.com (Public Listing)

 

RESUME & COVER LETTERS

Crash Course for Writing your Resume or CV (Article from HigherEdJobs.com)

Resume Examples Packet (PDF)

Curricula Vitae (PDF)

Wordsmithing Your Resume (PDF)

Personal Statements (PDF)

Cover Letters (PDF)

Educator Resumes and Cover Letters (PDF)

Higher Education Professionals: Resumes, Cover Letters, Tips & Tools (PDF)

Nursing Resumes & Cover Letters- Your Marketing Tools (PDF)

 

INTERVIEW & NEGOTIATION PROCESS

Interview Tips (PDF)

Questions to Ask at the End of the Interview (PDF)

Negotiation Tips (PDF)