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Simply upload your application materials, and our team will provide recommendations on both content and format to ensure you are making a great impression. Submit your resume or cover letter to Resume Dropbox to receive tailored feedback. Before submitting your materials, please review the Checklist for effective resumes and cover letters to ensure your submission meets initial criteria for review. We can assure you we are working as quickly as possible on your review and will return your resume or cover letter as soon as possible. Fulton Schools of Engineering students may take advantage of Optimal Resume. W. P. Carey School of Business students are encouraged to connect with your career center or make an appointment with your WPC career coach.

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Make Your Resume Job Specific

In order for your resume to stand out amongst the rest, it’s highly important for it to be job specific. This means that you will need to tailor your resume to every job for which you apply.

By AnnaMarie Houlis - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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How to Add Extracurricular Activities to Your Resume—So They Actually Help Your Job Search

When and How to Add Extracurriculars to a Resume | The Muse

When you’re writing a resume, your education and past jobs are far from the only things that matter. The truth is, the past experiences and skills that employers care …

By Regina Borsellino
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How to intern—and get an offer!—at Disney, General Mills and Chevron 

Recruiters tell us what they look for, plus your odds of getting a full-time job in the end.

We spoke with recruiting leaders at Disney, General Mills and Chevron to hear their insider take on what it takes to succeed …

By Handshake Blog
Handshake Blog
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How to show off your soft skills to employers—with samples

Tell a story on your resume and cover letter to demonstrate your personal qualities.

How to show off your soft skills to employers—with samples | Handshake (joinhandshake.com)
What are soft skills? 

When employers are searching for candidates on Handshake, they’re usually …

By Handshake Blog
Handshake Blog
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The skills that really matter on your Handshake profile

We analyzed the top skills employers are searching for on Handshake. Here’s what you should list – and what you should skip.

Your skills section is one of the most important parts of your Handshake profile—if you do it …

By Handshake Blog
Handshake Blog
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