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Resume Writing & Interview Skills

Resume to Interview

Did you know that the purpose of a resume is to secure an interview and not the job?  Writing a resume can be difficult, but that’s why Career & Leadership Development is here to help you! We offer Resume Writing workshops, Resume Drop-In session, Resume Writing meetings, and links to many online resources with information on resume writing!  Once you have the perfect resume we also provide mock interview sessions to ensure you make a great impression.

Master The Virtual Interview

Online Resources:

Student Career Handbook for Students – Career & Leadership Development

This career handbook has multiple resumes samples, along with a formatting tips and tricks. If you are writing a resume for the first time, or would like help in updating your resume, please make an appointment with our department! We are here to help!

A resume is surely very important but a stellar cover letter is just as important.  Click this Cover Letter Resource Link and get started!

STAR Interview Method Worksheet

Know Your Skills:

Hard Skills Vs. Soft Skills

Transferable Skills Guide

Transferable Skills Checklist

Sample Resumes:

Collegegrad.com – Resume Examples

Resume Sample Guide

Business Resume Example

Health resume example

Human Services Resume


Join the CLD Canvas for access to a self-paced resume development guide and important career readiness resources!

Downloading this resume template is your first step for building a great resume!  Having a one page resume with clear and consistent format is key!  Always think from the readers perspective and remember that an employer, on average, only views a resume for 6 to 30 seconds!

Make sure to have the first draft of your resume reviewed by one of our Career Peers in the Career Studio (LIB 226).

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