Building Resumes and Cover Letters

JobFest

A resume and cover letter should go hand in hand; if you submit a resume it should always be accompanied by a cover letter. Resumes and cover letters are flexible documents and should be adapted to highlight your particular skills or experiences depending on what job you're applying to. The order in which you present this information can and should vary as well.

What is a resume?
Action Verbs 
What is a cover letter?

Student Career Development

Contact Information

Nikki Karabinis
Assistant Director
nkarabinis@shawnee.edu
Phone: (740) 351-3027
Fax: (740) 351-3108

Melissa Essman 
Internship Assistant 
messman@shawnee.edu
Phone: (740) 351-3066

Peer Career Team 
PeerCareer@shawnee.edu 
Phone: (740) 351-3784

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8 am-5 pm Monday-Friday
Administration Building, 036

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