CAREER SERVICES PROVIDES ASSISTANCE WITH EDITING RESUMES & INTERVIEW PRACTICE.
PREPARE: RESEARCH THE COMPANY, RESEARCH QUESTIONS TO ASK & TO ANSWER
Employers are interested in candidates who ask intelligent questions and make intelligent comments based on what they have learned from researching the organization. Learn as much as you can beforehand. Know the company’s products and services, profit margin, management, culture, dress code and anything else you can think of. Good sources for research are the company website, internet resources, and informational interviews.
O’NET offers a wealth of information about specific occupations.
DRESS PROFESSIONALLY FOR PROFESSIONAL JOB INTERVIEWS
PREPARE FOR THE INTERVIEW – PRACTICE
Suggested link to practice interview questions: http://myinterviewsimulator.com/
RESUME/CURRICULUM VITAE PREPARATION
Linkedin PROFILE DEVELOPMENT
POST RESUMES ON COLLEGE CENTRAL NETWORK (CCN)
VETERAN CAREER RESOURCES
Contact your regional Warriors to Work Specialist, Jennifer Jelliff-Russell, for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org
OTHER HELPFUL LINKS
Videos on various topics: (elevator speech, resume and interview preparation, and changing careers)
ASK FOR HELP FROM CAREER SERVICES
Career Services is available to assist you with resume revisions. Career Services drop-in hours are typically 3 – 4 pm most weekdays for a quick 15-minute resume review.
Additionally, the Tutoring Center Tusculum Tutoring Center located on the third floor of the Thomas J. Garland Library offers students resume writing assistance.
To schedule an appointment (in person or by phone) for further help, please contact Robin E. Lay at email@example.com or call #423.636.7447.