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Resume/Cover Letter/Document Review

Looking for a job or internship? Be prepared with your professional documents to ensure you are identifying transferrable skills and marketing your past experience for the position you are applying to.  We encourage students to begin a draft of their document, then meet with a career advisor to ensure it is marketing you best! Schedule an in-person or virtual appointment or stop by during our weekly drop-in hours!

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8 RESUME BUILDING ACTIVITIES DURING THE HOLIDAYS

Blog 34

The holiday lull is real.

Hiring managers are often on vacation. Job postings reduce in volume as companies go into year-end planning. If you are looking for your next employment opportunity, the holidays make it seem like there’s not much …

By Keith Hassell
Keith Hassell Executive Director Keith Hassell
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How to Write a Killer Cover Letter: 6 Fresh Strategies for the New Normal

Forbes

The need to find meaningful work has never been greater. That’s why it’s crucial to concentrate on a killer cover letter. Some may say that a cover letter is a thing of the past – because your resume speaks for …

By Patti Moran
Patti Moran Director of Career Programming & Experiential Learning Patti Moran
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Cover Letters: How, When, and Why to Write Them

Blog 20

To help you stand out during the job search process, it is vitally important to have a cover letter to help you stand out. Unless it is stated that you do not need to submit a cover letter with your …

By Helen Boyke
Helen Boyke Director of Alumni, Veteran and Graduate Career Development Helen Boyke
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Linda E. McMahon Student Commons
5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT 06825

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