Resume

First impressions do count when you are trying to find a job or internship. How you present yourself to a prospective employer through your resume' will, more often than not, determine if you are called for an interview.

A flawless resume' is one of your most important job search tools. Your resume' should include relevant information that outlines your education, experience, and skills. A resume introduces you to prospective employers, and should clearly show how your qualifications match the priorities or 'hot buttons' of the job and the hiring organization. Your resume' should always be customized to the job and organization!

Get started: watch this video and read/download the Quick Tips.

 

Attend the Career Services Resume Workshops when offered...and contact Career Services at any time for additional help.  A Resume Creator is also available in the MSU Jobs Network!  After watching the video and reading the "Quick Tips", just login to the MSU Jobs Network, and begin creating your resume!

Below are links to additional resources to help you write a winning resume!

E-Resumes

All the resume help and tips you will need to create, make, write, post and send professional resumes and cover letters.

JobStar Central

Resume samples, resume banks, articles, styles and more.

Monster Resource Center

Resources for writing resumes (and other stuff too).

Quintessential Career and Job-Hunting Resources Guide

All the very best resume writing and resume strategy resources and tools for job seekers.

Resume Helps

from College Grad.

Resume Resources

Tips from Spherion.

Resume Tips

from The Riley Guide.

Resume Writing Handout

A handout prepared to help job seekers with resume organization, word choice, evaluation and more.