Resume Writing Assistance

Description: The drop-in Resume and Cover Letter Critiques service at The Career Center at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign does not require an appointment. Simply show up with a resume or cover letter in-hand, and sign up for a 10–15 minute session with a trained student Reviewer.

The Career Center at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
715 S. Wright St., Champaign, IL, 61820
Hours: 8:30–5:00 M-F
Phone: (217) 333–0820

School-To-Work Transition Program
High school students can participate in career workshops and job shadow opportunities. Workshops include career interest surveys, computer based career research, application, resume, and interviewing techniques, and tips on how to keep a job. During a job shadow, students visit an employee whose job is similar to their career interests. Please see your guidance counselor or call 328–3313 to see if STW services are available at your school.

For more information contact:
Champaign County Regional Planning Commission
School-To-Work Transition Program
Terri Foulkes, STW Program Coordinator
217–328-3313
tfoulkes@ccrpc.org

Source:
The Career Center at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Date Last Revisited: 2/03/2010

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Optimal Resume

The interactive online tool Optimal Resume helps you build high-impact resumes and professional letters; create a website, online portfolio, or video resume; assess and effectively present your skills and experience; and practice interviewing using a webcam and microphone.

For access: Type in all 14 digits of your Champaign library card number. (No card? Use this at the library.) Click here to start.