Promote, Prepare, and Practice!
1. Promote yourself.
Promoting yourself with a well-written résumé and cover letter is the first step to getting noticed by employers. If you are successful, receiving an interview is the next opportunity you will have to sell your strengths.
2. Be prepared.
▶ Click here to download "How to Successfully Complete a Job Application" for information on:
How to Fill Out a Job Application | Mistakes to Avoid | Develop a Fact Sheet
Résumé Styles and Guidelines | Transferable Skills - What are they? | Cover Letters | Thank You Letters
▶ Click here to download the "NPC Interview Guide" for information on:
Preparing for an Interview | Interview Attire | Types of Interviews | Closing an Interview
▶ Log into College Central to view the Career Advice Video Library:
- Résumé & Cover Letter
- Dress for Success
- Career Profiles
- Celebrity Job Profiles
- More information
▶ Career Advice Documents
- Career Portfolios: Getting Started
- Dress for Success: Men
- Dress for Success: Women
- Interviews: Inappropriate Questions
- Interviews: Table Manners
- Interviews: Taboos
- Interviews: Thank You
- Interviews: The Art of the Interview
- Interviews: To-Do Tips
- Networking 101
- Résumés: The Basics
- Résumés: Know the No-No's
- Why a Cover Letter?
3. Practice your interview skills.
Schedule a "Mock Interview" with the Career Services Advisor!
(800) 266-7845 and ask for extension 6227