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Create a Resume / Cover Letter

Create a Resume/Cover Letter

Crafting a compelling resume and cover letter is not just a task – it’s an art. At Career and Talent Development, we understand that your job application documents are the key to unlocking doors to exciting opportunities.

Crafting Your Unique Resume: Your resume is not just a document; it’s your personal marketing tool. It should speak volumes about who you are, showcasing your education, experiences, and the unique set of skills that define you.

Cover Letters: Cover letters are your first introduction with potential employers. Learn the art of crafting personalized, attention-grabbing cover letters that speak directly to a particular person and tailor your qualifications to the specific job and company of interest.

Additional Resources

Scroll to the Career Resources below to access digital handouts dedicated to crafting a compelling resume or cover letter. Take advantage of our Hybrid Drop-in Program to get help with your resume or cover letter with a Peer Career Advisor.

VMock SMART Career Platform

Get started right away by accessing the VMock SMART Career Platform, which will help you improve your resume through its powerful AI, by giving you instant feedback on your resume within seconds of uploading it.

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Campus Locations

Modesto A. Maidique Campus SASC 305

Tel: 305-348-2423

​Engineering Center EC 2852 

Tel: 305-348-1281

Biscayne Bay Campus WUC 253

Tel: 305-919-5770

Career Service Hours

Monday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Drop-in hours for Spring 2024 will be held in person at our CTD offices and virtually on zoom. Please click here for scheduled times and locations.