October 2013

How To Write A Reference Page

How To Write A Reference Page

A reference page is something you want to have prepared to provide employers during your job interview. Don’t include the reference list when you send your resume or list references on your resume. Also, do not put “References Available Upon Request” at the bottom of your resume.

Your reference page should include three to six people. Generally, if using six references, you want to include three personal references and three professional references.

How To Write A Cover Letter

How To Write A Cover Letter

Writing a cover letter can be a very daunting task.

Cover Letter Guidelines

Cover Letter Guidelines

  • Typed. Never written.
  • Error free. Check grammar, spelling and punctuation.
  • Print on good quality, bond paper. Use the same paper as you use for your resume, as well as the same font.
  • Always address your letter to a specific person, preferably, the person who is doing the hiring. If you are unsure of the appropriate name or title, call and find out or go to the website. Do not guess.

Evolutionary Psychology SPECIAL TOPICS

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
PSYC
Course Number: 
4883

Evolutionary psychology is the application of evolutionary theory, first proposed by Charles Darwin, to the study of human behavior and the brain that generates our thoughts, feelings and actions.

Scholar's Day

Ballroom

Date: 
12/07/2013 - 10:00am

Resume Examples

RESUME EXAMPLES

Chronological Resume

 

Powerwords

POWERWORDS

accelerated accomplished achieved addressed administered advised allocated answered appeared applied appointed appraised approved arranged assessed assigned assisted assumed assured audited awarded

bought briefed broadened brought budgeted built

cataloged caused changed chaired clarified classified closed collected combined commented communicated compared compiled completed computed conceived concluded conducted conceptualized considered consolidated constructed consulted continued contracted controlled converted coordinated corrected c

Parts Of A Resume

PARTS OF A RESUME

THE OBJECTIVE

Ideally, your resume should be pointed toward conveying why you are the perfect candidate for one specific job or job title.

A way to demonstrate your clarity of direction is to have the first major topic of your resume be your OBJECTIVE.

This first sentence conveys some very important and powerful messages: “I want exactly the job you are offering. I am a superior candidate because I recognize the qualities that are most important to you, and I have them.

Basic Types Of Resumes

BASIC TYPES OF RESUMES

There are 3 basic types of resumes: Chronological, Functional, and Combined.  Each one fulfills a different purpose. You will need to decide which one will best suit you.

Chronological Resume

This is the most common of the 3 resume types.