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Career Development Center

Build Skills to Get a Great Job


This page is all about maximizing your opportunities to get the right job for you! Here you'll find links to online information as well as in-person services to help you improve your resume, interview like a pro, and conduct an effective job search.

Resume Details
This is where you'll find loads of information on how to perfect your resume, including CDC workshops and events as well as online tips.

How to Write a Cover Letter
If you're sending a resume, you'll need a cover letter. Here's an example format for a professional-looking cover letter.

Interview Skills
CDC's information, workshops, and coaching can really make a difference in how well you perform in your next interview.

Online Job Search Links
Categorized links to give you quick access to information about all areas of job search.

Salary Comparison Links
Links to several websites that help you evaluate salaries and salary offers from potential employers.

Get Career Coaching!
Still have concerns about developing the skills you need to get that great job? Make an appointment to talk with the expert career counselors at CDC!

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Gain Experience!
There's no reason to wait until after graduation -- start building your work experience as soon as possible so that you learn what you really want in a job and develop the practical skills you will need.

Career Resources @ CDC
Here's where you can find books, magazines, and computerized information on every aspect of job search.