Resumes

The first tool you need as you begin your job search is a well-written resume. This is an employer’s first impression of you. Don't know where to start?

Review our PDF Fileguide to writing a resume for tips on what to include on your resume.

Download our Microsoft Word Fileresume prefilled template if you need help formatting your resume.

Looking for a different template? Feel free to visit Resume Builder to browse different design ideas. We do not recommend purchasing a template from this site. Building your own resume template using Microsoft Word is the best way to maintain a working document that you can edit as you grow.

Please feel free to review the following articles on how to create a resume that stands out:

Cover Letters

Do you need to submit a cover letter with your resume? Never miss an opportunity to highlight your qualifications and stand out from your competition. It will never hurt your chances of getting a job to send a cover letter, but it may very well hurt your chances of getting the job if you do not include it.

Review our PDF Fileguide to writing a cover letter for tips on what to include in your cover letter.

Please feel free to review the following articles about cover letters:

References

Why do you need to provide references? Companies ask for references to verify the information included on your resume and get insight into your character.

Review our PDF Fileguide for providing references for tips on how to create your reference list.