Career path information and guidance, tips on interviewing, networking, resume and cover letter writing, job and internship search websites.
Career Interest and Self-Discovery Tools
Below are some common tools used for self-discovery and career guidance. While no single test can provide a 100% accurate assessment of your interests and inclinations, taking multiple tests may give you an indication of your general career and work style preferences.
Careers, Industry Trends and Company Profiles
Career Exploration Articles and Videos
7 ways to figure out what to do with your life
How to Find and Do Work You Love, by Scott Ginsmore (TEDx Golden Gate Park)
To Find Work You Love, Don’t Follow Your Passion, by Benjamin Todd (TEDxYouth@Tallinn)
Nervous About Networking?
Sources: Paul Wilt, Associate Director – Career Services, Centre for International & Professional Experience
Making the Most of Coffee Chats
13 ways to impress in 30 seconds
7 top networking tips for today’s professional
How to use LinkedIn for professional networking
12 Dining Etiquette Rules Every Professionals Should Know
CIPE Career Events Listing
The resources below give you general tips and guidelines on resume and cover letter writing. While they are good starting points, always ensure that the tips you follow apply to your specific situation. Content and format requirements vary between continents and countries; research the specific company and location to glean what would be the best approach.
General resume guidelines
Resume writing tips
Resume Guide by Learnhowtobecome.org
Resume tailoring tips
5 resume mistakes to avoid
Improve your applicant tracking system ranking
General cover letter guidelines
How to write a great cover letter
How to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile to Get More Jobs
The Ultimate LinkedIn Guide, by Learnhowtobecome.org
How to create a professional LinkedIn profile
Tips to optimize your LinkedIn profile