Career & Internships Helpful Links – Resume & Cover Letters
Your cover letter and resume are your first (and sometimes your only) opportunities to make a good impression on a potential internship host or employer. In addition, create a business or networking card that you can use at career fairs and networking events to leave with employers.
There are a wide variety of resources for tips on building a resume. High Point University has provided a building program for your convenience. Please use the link provided to access a Resume Writing guide.
Cover Letter Development
Always include a cover letter with your resume. Your cover letter is your introduction. It tells the employer why you are sending your application materials and why you would make a great “fit” for their company. Please use the link provided to access the Cover Letter guide.
Business Cards/Networking Cards
Create your own calling card and use it at networking events, interviews, and information sessions. Please visit www.vistaprint.com to find out more about creating your own business card.
Below are links to other guides that we feel might be helpful