Whether you need feedback on your resume, tips on interviewing, advice on preparing for fellowships, or how to make alumni connections, CCPA can help.
Haverford Connect & Networking
Networking can be the single most effective tool for success in career exploration and searches for jobs and internships.
A CCPA advisor can provide a review of your resume, cover letter, or personal statement for a fellowship or graduate/professional school application.
Sophomore Resume Initiative
The CCPA wants 100% of the Class of 2024 to have a reviewed resume by the end of their Sophomore year.
In this section:
A resume is a summary of your relevant experience and skills. While the layout and style of an effective resume can vary, there are basic guidelines to follow.
A cover letter is not a generic document–it is tailored to a specific organization. You can create a prototype cover letter which you can personalize for each organization.
Successful candidates are ones who take the time to research the industry and prospective employers carefully and to practice their interview skills.
Building Transferable Skills
Employers are looking for applicants with specific competencies. Are these skills reflected in your resume, cover letter, and interview responses?