Senior Goals (2)
Complete a professional (1) resume and (2) application letter that effectively communicates your skills, leadership, past experience, and future ambition as an effective member of today's workforce.

Download the resume and application templates listed below.  Immediately save a copy in your Office 365 account.  After templates have been saved, please read the additional steps below.   

1. Resume Writing (Complete and Save to Office 365)

  2. Application Letter (Complete and Save to Office 365)
 
Rubrics can be found here:  Resume and Application Letter

Resume - Steps for Success

Note: Students who are enrolled in the following courses should complete a resume in class.  Business Internship, Mentorship, Options, and Life on Your Own.  Students who are not enrolled in one of these courses, should attend a learning lab that will provide additional support.  Learning Labs will be instructed and assigned by Mr. Cummins, Mrs. Rose, and Mrs. Getting.  

Students who wish to complete their resume and application letter may follow the steps below on their own.  Once completed, their resume and application letters can be viewed and scored by Mr. Cummins, Mrs. Rose, or Mrs. Getting.

Steps for completing an effective resume - click here.  
 
Application Letter - Steps for Success

Note: Students who are enrolled in the following courses will complete an application letter in class.  Business Internship, Mentorship, Options, and Life on Your Own.  Students who are not enrolled in one of these courses should attend a learning lab that will provide additional support.  Learning Labs will be instructed and assigned by Mr. Cummins, Mrs. Rose, and Mrs. Getting.  

Steps for completing an effective application letter - click here.

Tools

1. Building an Effective Resume (PPT) - Click Here
2. Building an Effective Application Letter (PPT) - Click Here
3. Power Words for your Resume (PDF) - Click Here.  Courtesy of Minneapolis Business College.
4. 101 of the Best Leadership Skills and Personal Characteristics (URL) - Click Here.  Courtesy of BD Ventures.
5. Examples of effective and ineffective work experience, bullet points (PDF) - Click Here