Resumes and Cover Letters

“Why can’t we ask about salary?” and other questions about job interview behavior

There are many behaviors and “norms” that are taken for granted about the interviewing process. Whether you’re new to the interviewing process or your career field in general, have different cultural experiences than what is considered “the norm” in the …

By Gina Musto
Gina Musto Career Services Manager
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How to Highlight Transferable Skills on Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile When Changing Industries

According to a recent report from the Pew Research Center, around four percent of workers, on average, changed industries every month from 2019 to 2021. What’s more, in 2021, around five percent of employees found new occupations. Though these percentages …

By Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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How a Remote Internship Can Improve Your Resume

If you’re a student or a recent graduate and you’re ready to take on an internship in your field, you’ll want to keep your options open. In today’s professional world, there are many opportunities for hybrid or remote work, which …

By Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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How to write a standout cover letter

When applying for jobs, cover letters are an easy way to set yourself apart from the crowd and help you move on to the next round of consideration. This doesn’t mean, however, that you should write your cover letter in …

By College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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How to Write an Entry-Level Cover Letter [Example]

Writing an entry-level cover letter — when you have little to no work experience — can be confusing and stressful. What do you write when you feel like you don’t have work to talk about? How do you show a …

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Career Resources

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Drawbacks of a General Resume

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Portfolios

Portfolios can be an excellent way to keep track of your experience and showcase tangible examples during interviews. This …

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