Career Services for New Grads
Job changes are among the most stressful life events, even for experienced applicants. Finding, applying for, interviewing and accepting your first job can be an overwhelming experience. Here are some of our career services related top picks for entry level candidates.
Job Searching Career Services
Finding the appropriate jobs to apply for is an important first step. Here are some of the best job searching resources online:
New Grad Career Services - Cover Letters
Your cover letter is your first chance to make a great impression. “Wow” the hiring manager with a cover letter that makes them want to read more.
- How to Write a Cover Letter
- Cover Letter Template
- Sample Cover Letter
- Cover Letters for Techies – these are not entry level specific.
Your resume is one of the most important documents you will write in your career. The purpose of a resume is to get an interview, not a job offer. A resume should give enough information to show that you meet the job requirements, but not so much information that the reader tunes out. The hiring manager should be intrigued, and should want to call you in for an interview to learn more.
- Resume Writing Guidelines
- Sample Resume
- Software Engineer Resume Example
- How to Make a Resume
- Free Resume Templates
Career Services - Interview Preparation
Being prepared is the best way to ace an interview. Its hard to remember all that you have accomplished in your education, projects and work experience. Preparing well ahead of time can help you when the interview pressure is on!
Career Services Resources - Follow up
You had a nice interview, and you are interested in the job. Now what do you do?
- Thank You Letters
- Business Letter Samples
- College Student Sample Reference Letter
- Sample Reference from a Teacher or Professor
Miscellaneous Resources for Your Career
Other information that is important for your job search.