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Get Prepared

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When you are looking for a job or internship, preparation is key. We have provided some helpful tools to assist you in writing your résumés and cover letters, preparing for interviews, and developing an online presence.


Your résumé is your personal branding tool, and you will use it to market your skills, experiences, education and accomplishments to employers. Get started using our online tools, and make sure to schedule an appointment with a career advisor who can look over your resume. 

Cover Letters

In a competitive job market, a strong cover letter will help you get noticed by prospective employers. Make sure your cover letter sends the right message using our online tools. 


The interviewing process can be scary if you do not know what to expect. Being prepared and understanding the process will help you be more confident and present yourself well. 


LinkedIn continues to be the largest online professional networking site for a broad range of fields. Recruiters for various organizations, as well as U of H alumni and professionals in your chosen field, are likely to be using LinkedIn to search for talented new hires. If you want to develop an online presence but are not sure how, we can help you build and maintain your LinkedIn profile.