An effective resume is your key to getting a job interview. Your resume allows you to present your qualifications in an efficient manner, focusing on skills, responsibilities, accomplishments, and leadership. Your challenge is to market your skills in a clear, concise manner, using key words and action verbs to catch the attention of the person reading your resume. We can empower you through a few guidelines to help you begin designing your resume.
The purpose of an interview is for you and an employer to get acquainted and explore the possibility of working together. Knowing who you are and what you can do is critical to your job-hunting success. Think about your interests, skills and abilities (how they apply to the position), education, values, strengths and weaknesses and most of all your career goals. Preparation is the key which includes researching the company and practicing for the interview. Career Services can provide you tools for a successful interview.
Job Search Tools
Employers seek new employees through various modes of communication such as newspaper ads, staffing companies, temp agencies, signage, word of mouth and online. Learn how to use various online resources in your local or national job search along with tradition modes of job search.
Tarleton Career Services
Thompson Student Center, Room 218