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Tools Used in the Job Search

The Resume


The Resume
- Guidelines for writing a resume

Resume Handout to Print

Resume Writing Tips for Education Majors 

Resume Samples for Freshmen/Sophomores

Preparing Your Resume for Emailing or Posting on the Internet

Curriculum Vitae - A curriculum vitae, or CV, is a type of resume used by professionals when applying for academic, scientific or research positions, or when applying for fellowships or grants. The primary differences between a resume and a CV are the length, the content and the purpose.

Sample Resumes from College Students and Recent Grads

Transferable Skills

Letters Used in the Job Search


Letters Used in the Job Search
- Guidelines for writing a Cover Letter, Follow-up Letter, and other letters used in the Job Search

Letters Used in the Job Search - Handout to Print

Cover Letter Tips for Education Majors

Sample Cover Letters

Sample Job Search Email Messages

The Interview


The Interview

General Job Search Tips


Top 20 Job Search Tips

Electronic Etiquette

Managing Your Online Presence

The Elevator Pitch