Creating a Resume that Tells a Story

UMUC Career Services Connection

A standout resume tells a story of your achievements and does not simply list the duties you are responsible for. Writing a resume highlighting your success may come easy for professionals who have defined, measurable goals. However, if you are working in a role where your impact is ambiguous or not exactly quantifiable, this may be a challenge.

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Interview-Ready: How to Prepare — UMUC Career Services Connection

You left no stone unturned during the job search, dazzled the hiring manager with your resume and landed an interview. Now it’s time to get prepared. via Interview-Ready: How to Prepare — UMUC Career Services Connection

InterviewPREP Blog Series: Sentara RMH Medical Center

First things first: what is InterviewPREP? InterviewPREP is Career & Academic Planning's kickoff event for each semester to help you prepare and feel confident for upcoming on-campus interviews and Career Fair. Sign up for a 45-minute practice interview with the employer of your choice on Handshake! Meet Sentara RMH Medical Center's Practice Interviewer: Sentara RMH … Continue reading InterviewPREP Blog Series: Sentara RMH Medical Center

InterviewPREP Blog Series: Sherwin-Williams Company

First things first: what is InterviewPREP? InterviewPREP is Career & Academic Planning's kickoff event for each semester to help you prepare and feel confident for upcoming on-campus interviews and Career Fair. Sign up for a 45-minute practice interview with the employer of your choice on Handshake! Meet Holly, Sherwin-Williams' Practice Interviewer Founded in 1866, Sherwin-Williams … Continue reading InterviewPREP Blog Series: Sherwin-Williams Company

InterviewPREP Blog Series: ASM Research

First things first: what is InterviewPREP? InterviewPREP is Career & Academic Planning's kickoff event for each semester to help you prepare and feel confident for upcoming on-campus interviews and Career Fair. Sign up for a 45-minute practice interview with the employer of your choice on Handshake! Meet ASM's Practice Interviewer: ASM Research is a leading … Continue reading InterviewPREP Blog Series: ASM Research

InterviewPREP Blog Series: IBM

First things first: what is InterviewPREP? InterviewPREP is Career & Academic Planning's kickoff event for each semester to help you prepare and feel confident for upcoming on-campus interviews and Career Fair. Sign up for a 45-minute practice interview with the employer of your choice on Handshake! Meet IBM's Practice Interviewer IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is … Continue reading InterviewPREP Blog Series: IBM

Alumni Feature| Ian McLeod (’13)- TRUSTING THE PROCESS

THE MADISON NETWORK

It’s been five years since I graduated from JMU – hard to believe so much time has passed and I am now considered a “grown-up.” Thankfully I don’t put too much stock into labels, so I still channel my inner-kid…

The truth is, a lot of exciting things happen after graduation.  You find a job, move to a new city, build new friendships and earn money.  You start to develop a “new normal.” For me, my “new normal” was different than others.  At 23, after a year of working in advertising, I left my job to start my own company – Cleod9 Music.  I’ve been a musician my whole life and have had a vision to score music for films and documentaries.

Cleod9 is now celebrating four years.  We have scored award-winning documentaries/films and worked with national brands such as National Geographic, Red Bull and REI, among others.  We…

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