Brand

Create a consistent and professional image that effectively articulates your value.

  • Maximize your social media accounts
  • Write a resume and cover letter
  • Create your elevator speech
  • Create your professional portfolio
  • Purchase professional attire

 

steps

create a linkedin profile

LinkedIn is a professional networking site that encompasses a digital version of your resume, promotes the sharing of knowledge and ideas, allows you to stay up-to-date with market trends and industry information. It can also generate new employment opportunities and connections with professionals.

It is essential for a job seeker in today’s technological world to understand how to use social media. Candidates utilize social media as a way to promote their career targets and professional background. Employers are also using these outlets in their recruiting efforts to screen potential candidates.

LinkedIn & Social Media

 

write your resume & Cover letter

A resume is a tailored marketing document designed to showcase your relevant education, experience and skills. A cover letter is a tailored marketing document designed to accompany your resume when applying for a position. It tells the employer why you want the position and what makes you the best candidate.

Write Your Resume and Cover Letter

do a mock interview

A mock interview is a professional development opportunity for you to gain feedback on your interview skills and resume from Employers, Career Advisors, Alumni, and More! Take the next step in preparing yourself for an internship, scholarship, job interview or continuing your education.

Mock Interview Program

get professional attire

First impressions count and are often formed in a matter of seconds. Learn how to dress professionally to make a good impression without breaking the bank.

Professional Attire

write and practice your elevator pitch

When approaching recruiters, you only have about 5 minutes to convince them to contact you for a future interview. With that in mind, the more prepared you are, the better you will be able to sell yourself. Preparing a 30 second “commercial” about yourself can help break the ice and get the interaction started in the right direction.

Learn more about Elevator Pitches