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This document is an extensive list of action verbs to be used when creating or updating a resume.
This document provides instructions and helpful tips for writing a cover letter.
Applied for a job or internship and haven't heard back from the employer? Learn how to follow-up with employers and contacts using these simple guidelines!
This document provides an outline of suggested activities to complete in preparation for applying to graduate and/or professional school programs.
This document provides guidelines for securing and conducting an informational interview.
Use the internship learning agreement sample to gather your internship course information before completing the final agreement in DocuSign.
This document provides guidelines for interview preparation, completion, and follow-up.
This document provides guidelines for job fairs including preparation, participation, and follow-up.
This document provides information about writing a personal statement.
This document provides sample questions for students to ask employers/interviewers when participating in an interview process.
This document provides step-by-step guidance for creating and/or updating a resume.
This document provides formatting tips for resume writing and editing.
This document is a sample resume for a graduate-level student.
This document is a sample resume for an undergraduate-level student.
This document is a sample thank you letter to be used following a job or graduate school interview or other professional/networking event or meeting. It may also be adapted to thank a reference, professor, or internship supervisor.