Résumés & Cover Letters
Follow these important steps to prepare for your job or internship search!
Steps to Beginning Your Job or Internship Search
1. RESUME: Whether you have a résumé in progress or are just starting out, follow these steps create an effective résumé.
Need to create your résumé?
Already have a résumé?
|1. Log into the Career Management- Undergraduate Blackboard site.
2. Develop your résumé.
3. Have your résumé critiqued. Options include:
|1. Have your résumé critiqued. Options include:
Résumé Samples for School of Business Majors
Chronological Resume: This resume is most commonly used to highlight your work experience in order of most recent to past.
Functional Resume: This resume focuses first on your skills and experiences that relate to your industry instead of the order they are placed.
Hybrid Resume: This resume focuses on your skills and abilities. This type of resume is most commonly used when you do not have a lot of direct experience in your industry.
2. COVER LETTERS: A cover letter gives you the opportunity to communicate to a potential employer why your skills and experience would make you the ideal candidate for a position! Use our Career Management- Undergraduate Blackboard site to assist in creating your cover letter.
Have your cover letter reviewed by a Career Consultant
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