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Employment Resources

Are you ready to find your next job?  Here’s some information to help you get started.

Resume

Cover Letter

Job Interview Preparation

How to Dress

Questions to Ask


Resume:

Need to create a resume but don’t know where to start?  Check out these web sites where you can create your very own resume.  With several options to choose from and notes to guide you through the process you will be sure to impress!

  • Hloom (Resume builder – fee to download/print)
  • Resume Now (Resume builder – fee to download/print)

*These sites have free templates for viewing only.


Cover Letter:

Impress your future employer with a classy cover letter.  Don’t know where to start?  Look no further.  Check out the following site where you will be guided step by step to create your very own personalized cover letter!

https://www.cover-letter-now.com/ (fee)


Face-to-Face Job Interview Preparation:

  • Research the organization
  • Possible interview questions
  • Prepare responses to possible interview questions
  • Practice interviewing with a friend

Click here to read more (pdf)

Skype Job Interview Preparation:

  • Make sure your username is professional
  • Pay attention to your surroundings
  • Dress the Part
  • Do a trial run – Practice

Click here to read more (pdf)


How to Dress for an Interview:

  • Men’s attire
  • Women’s attire
  • Best colors
  • What not to bring

Click here to read more (pdf #1)
(pdf #2)


Questions to Ask at an Interview:

  • What attributes do your best employees have?
  • What do your new employees find most challenging about this position?
  • Why do you like working for XYZ?

Click here to read more (pdf)