Job Search Resources

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Whether you are just creating your first résumé or looking to refine it for the perfect job, we are here to help. Below you will find helpful resources to get you started. You can also set up an appointment for comprehensive résumé assistance or interview preparation. 

ACC Career Connect has a wealth of resources and information to help you in your job search, including a job board advertising jobs specifically to ACC students. The Resource Library includes sample résumés, cover letter assistance and additional job posting boards.  Inside ACC Career Connect, you will also find Resume Creator, which can help you create a resume from scratch, and InterviewStream, an online mock interview tool. Learn more about these great tools here

Resume Writing

Looking for brief information on résumés? Check out the following informational sheets to help get you started in the right direction!

Resume Writing Made Simple

Action Verbs

Information about Internet-based Resumes

 

Cover Letters 

Cover letters are crucial to the job search, and should be tailored to each specific job posting. The following resources can provide further information on cover letters.

Components of a Cover letter

Sample Cover Letters

 

Interview

The best way to prepare for an interview is to do your research and practice answering a variety of interview questions. InterviewStream allows you to practice your interviewing skills and conduct a mock interview before you meet with an employer. Additionally, the Career and Transfer Center staff are available to conduct a mock interview with students on an appointment basis. 

 

Common Interview Questions

First Impressions Count!

Prepare for Your Interview

Types of Interviews

 

Additional Job Search Information

Salary Negotiation Tips

Overcoming Challenges to Employment

Managing Unemployment

 

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