While you proceed on your path of career assessment and continual adjustment, a parallel task is to become proficient in demonstrating your professional skills and abilities. Find resources and tips throughout the list below:
- Write excellent résumés, cover letters and personal statements.
- Network, network, network! Be sure to have your “elevator speech” or 15 second pitch ready. Build professional profiles in online resources. Get tips on how to appropriately connect with an alum by email. Check out tips for networking online through Linkedin.com.
- Use these interviewing tips to best showcase your skills and abilities. Also be aware of the benefits of informational interviewing in developing your understanding of various positions and fields and in building your professional network.
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Don’t hesitate to contact Laurie DeYoung in the Center for Student Opportunity if you have questions or would like more information. (989) 463-7247 or email@example.com