How Our Career Services Department Can Help You
Posted Tuesday, Oct 7, 2008 by
In today’s competitive job market, who you know is often as important as what you know.
As an Everest student, you’ll get to know our experienced Career Services staff.
Here are several ways our Career Services Department can help you:
Career Planning and Career Testing
At Everest, we give students and graduates valuable links to career-planning and career-testing websites. We also share access to nationwide salary ranges, job titles and descriptions, occupational outlook, statistical projections and more.
Our commitment to your success extends beyond graduation. Our Career Services experts offer job-placement assistance to every student and graduate. As you start your job hunt, we’ll help you with job leads, job search websites, valuable industry and company information, helpful networking tips, and more.
Resumés and Cover Letters
To help you market yourself, your skills and your new degree, we provide personalized resumé assistance to students and alumni. You’ll have access to resumé templates and guidelines, cover-letter templates, formatting ideas and more.
Do job interviews terrify you? Our tips on dress code, handshake, posture, communication and follow-up can ease your mind and increase your confidence. We’ll also give you an interview checklist that will serve you well throughout your career.
It can be difficult to decide who to include on a reference list. But at Everest, we make it a little easier. We’ll give you a reference form template and show you how to select the right personal and professional references.
Salary negotiations are often the most intimidating part of the hiring process. At Everest, we’ll show you how to evaluate base salary and benefits and negotiate a higher salary.