Career Development Resources

Resources to jump-start your job search.

Resume Writing

Resume Writing Tutorial - A great video to help you get started.

General Resume Tips - A list of tips based on what employers are looking for.

Resume Samples - Tulane University's guide to building a resume.  Excellent resource!

Cover Letter Writing

Cover Letter Tutorial - A video with a lot of useful tips.

Cover Letter Writing tips - A quick, easy list of tips to make your letter stand out.

Job Search Websites

Indeed - A Job search site based on location.

Monster - Upload your resume and have employers find you.

Linkedin - A social networking website for your career, set up a profile and employers can search your qualifications and experience.

USAJobs - A website that lets you apply for jobs within the Federal Government.

Texas Workforce Commission - Job portal for the state of Texas.

Work in Texas - Job search site hosted by the Texas Workforce Commission.

Job Search Awareness

Texas Job Search - Texas Workforce press release warning against false employment scams.