Resume Tips

You've had your study abroad experience but how do you make it reflect on your resume?



Including Your International Experience in Your Resume and CV 

Take a look at this Presentation that breaks down why your International Experience is important and the tips in creating one that will be effective in helping you during your job search. Important tips such as the difference between a resume and CV, formating examples, and what to include in your cover letter are addressed.



LinkedIn: The Modern Resume

Although it is important to know how to create a Professional Resume to bring with you to face-to-face job fairs and job interviews, it is also very important to take advantage of the digital platforms such as LinkedIn to expand your presence in the job market. You could be contacted regarding an opportunity you didn't know existed (i.e. an overseas positiion); the possibilities are endless. BUT your LinkedIn Profile must reflect your skills and expertise in order to be competitive. Consult your Checklist of To Do's and Don'ts


Resume Samples

At the bottom of the page you will see some sample resumes that apply all of the tips that we've provided. Please also make sure to make an appointment with the Career Center to discuss your future goals and to have one of the career counselors review your resume. It is never too early to begin building your resume.

Alumni Tip: Never wait until Senior Year to create your resume. You will need to go through at least 4 or 5 edits suggested by the career counselors before approved.

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