How to Best Market Your Skills & Character

The purpose of a résumé is to market your skills and experience to ultimately secure an interview. In this competitive job market, employers may receive hundreds of résumés and so only spend a few seconds with each. How can you capture their attention? Put your most relevant skills, experiences, projects, volunteering, etc. in the top half of the résumé. And don’t try to cram in everything you’ve ever done, focus it on this job and what this specific employer is looking for. Learn more about making a great résumé below.

Resuming Writing

 Writing Guides 

 Tips and Tricks

 CDC Approved Resume Templates



Cover Letter Writing

Writing Guides 

Tips and Tricks


Cover Letter Builders/Templates

Cover Letter Templates

Cover Letter Builders


Reference Page

  • Reference Page Need-to-know


  • Reference Page Templates




Personal Statement

  • Personal Statement How-To

  • Personal Statement Templates


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