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Resumes & Cover Letters

Your resume and cover letter are important marketing tools when conducting a job search. It is important to know what format you want to use, what you want to convey to your audience, and what the guidelines are for writing these documents.

Optimal Resume & Cover Letter

OptimalResume™, brought to you by Cornell Career Services, offers you comprehensive tools to develop, create, manage, and share your professional credentials and practice interviews.

Cornell Career Guide

A comprehensive career planning tool including sample resumes, cover letters, networking tips, and more. Printed copies are available in 140 Roberts.

Cornell Sponsored Workshops

Search for workshops and events available on a variety of career related topics.

Schedule an Appointment

Schedule a time to have your documents reviewed by a member of the CALS Career Team.

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