Step 1: Content
Begin by writing out your experiences. Use this document as a guide:

Step 2: Build / Format
Learn how to layout and organize your resume with the document below:

Step 3: Customize
Customize your resume to each position you apply for:

  • Include keywords from the job description in your objective and work experience
  • Write specific and relevant section headings. Example Section Headings (.docx)

Step 4: Review / Critique
Let a career counselor review your resume draft. You have several options

  • Resume Clinics are offered in the student union every semester
  • Sign into Career Gear  to make an appointment with your career counselor
  • Drop-In for a 15 minute meeting, M-F, 2-4pm in 369 John Thomas Hall

Interested in becoming a Appalachian Career Ambassador? Download the application below to be a part of this career-building opportunity

Download: Career Ambassador
Application 2017

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Contact Us

Rm. 369, John Thomas Hall
287 River Street
Boone, NC 28607

Phone: (828) 262-2180