Once you have identified potential career paths, the next step is to ensure that you have quality application materials to get the internships and jobs you want.

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  1. Create a resume that highlights your recent education and markets your strengths and experience
  2. Utilize VMock (coming soon) to assess and revise your resume
  3. Develop strong LinkedIn and Handshake profiles for employers to search
  4. Write cover letters tailored to each job that you apply for
  5. Meet with the Career Development Center to review your resume, Handshake and LinkedIn profiles, and cover letters
  6. Consider putting together a portfolio of your best work or research to showcase to employers
  7. Identify and ask three people to be professional references or to write letters of recommendation for you
  8. Practice your interviewing skills using StandOut
  9. Schedule a mock interview with the Career Development Center
  10. Obtain professional interview attire