Job Search Skills
Interested in finding a job? You've come to the right place! Whether you're looking for a part-time job while in school, or seeking your ideal career after graduation, we are here to assist. The Career Development Center can help you navigate your way through the job search process. Use the links below to review resources to help you create job search documents like resumes, cover letters and portfolios, prepare for interviews and job fairs, learn about salaries and job outlook statistics, and research employers.
Resumes & Cover Letters
Use these links to help you prepare a professional resume and create professional cover letters.
Technical Resume Samples
Use these links to become informed about employers before you contact them or attend an interview.
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Conducting a Job Search
These links will provide you with helpful hints, tips, and advice for conducting a job search.
Tips for Older Job Seekers
Preparing for Interviews
These links will provide you with helpful hints, tips and advice for interviewing
Creating Portfolios and CVs
Use these links to learn how to create specialized portfolios and a curriculum vitae.
Job Fair Tips
These links will help you prepare for job fairs.
These links will provide tips and advice on appropriate attire for interviews, job fairs and other business related meetings.
These links will provide you with helpful tips and advice for networking.
Job Outlook Statistics & Salary Information
Use these links to research labor market statistics, investigate salary information and learn how to negotiate salary offers.