Carroll College, Helena Montana
Job Preparation

Develop Resume & Cover Letter

Job Preparation

Career Services hosts a variety of events, workshops, and professional panels during the year.

Additionally, consider taking the one-credit Job Search Boot Camp course offered each semester.

 

Your Elevator Speech: Network your way to a job

An example an elevator speech:

Kathleen Nagel, Carroll Business major pitching for a human resources job.

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Beginning Your Job Preparation

This section of the website contains resources that will help you learn to market yourself through resumes, carefully choose and prepare your references, interview confidently, and snag that perfect job or internship.

To aid in your search, we have divided this information into two pages (you will find these links on the left side of the page):

  1. Resumes, Letters, & References
  2. Interviews, Networking, & Attire

How to Utilize these Resources:

  1. The main body of each page in this section containts websites which Career Services staff feels may be valuable resources to supplement your search. If you are in need of more information about resumes, portfolios, networking, dressing for success, or more, start here!
  2. Our Career & Testing Services Library contains dozens of helpful books and DVDs with additional help in these areas. Feel free to stop by and peruse these resources at your leisure.