Online Applications

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Most employers accept online applications and resumés and many require you to apply online. Your online applications will be most effective when you understand an employer’s requirements, and format your information to conform to them. Click here for a PDF download to learn about online applications.

Screen Your Resume!

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While screening resumes, employers ultimately look for work experience, skills and abilities that match the requirements of the position they need to fill, but they also pay attention to more subtle cues. Click here for a PDF download to learn about what you need to look out for when submitting a resume.

Know Your Skills

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Find your Transferable Skills Everything you learn and every skill you have is part of your personal tool kit. You carry these “tools” with you as you move through school and into the job market. When you develop a skill or gain experience in one place and put what you’ve learned to use someplace else, you’re using transferable skills. Look …