Constructing Your Resume and Cover Letter


Estimated time to complete: 1 hour 45 minutes



In today’s competitive job market, having a standout resume and cover letter is more important than ever. This comprehensive, research-backed training is designed to guide mentees through the process of creating compelling resumes and cover letters that showcase skills and experiences.

Sample Skills

  • Highlighting accomplishments
  • Choosing which employment experiences, achievements, and skills to include.
  • Quantifying success
  • Feedback and revision: Seeking and using input
  • Creating a Complementary LinkedIn Profile


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