Career Services

Career Prep and Job Search

Preparing for your future career involves more than getting a degree. You need to learn the basic employability skills necessary for getting, keeping, and excelling in your job: résumé writing, interviewing skills, job search strategies, business protocol and etiquette.

  1. Connect with a career consultant to see if Rocket Ready is right for you.
  2. Drop in the Career Studio to meet with a Career Ambassador for help with resumes, cover letters, interviews, social media, Handshake and other online resources. 
  3. Visit the virtual career center for networking, advice, and opportunities from anywhere.
  4. Review the resources and information below.  
Resume
Resume and Cover Letter

Your resume is a personal marketing tool describing your professional experience that is used to secure an interview. Learn how to write a resume and cover letter

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Interviewing

 Your interview skills are an important part of the job search process. Learn more

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Job Search

Make an appointment with a career consultant to help you construct a personalized job search strategy. Learn more

 

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Linkedin

Linkedin is the social platform for networking, career development and maintaining a professional social media presence. Learn more

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Professional Attire

Your attire is the first impression at an interview or job fair - be prepared to make the best impression to a perspective employer. Learn more

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Virtual Career Center

Online tools to help you build your career from self-assessments for exploring career and education possibilities, to strengthening your interview skills.  Learn more

Last Updated: 6/30/19