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RESUME WRITING ASSISTANCE
Thurs., Aug. 4 – 6:30 p.m. -8:30p.m.
Learn how to cover the basics of resume writing, how to structure a resume, and how to produce a resume using Microsoft Word. Bring a resume or one in progress, preferably on a flash drive, to work on during the class. The instructor will review individual resumes and offer suggestions as time permits. Register here or walk-in. Presented by librarian Deric Gorman.
ONE-ON-ONE RESUME ASSISTANCE AND CAREER COACHING
Thursdays, Sept. 15, Oct. 20 and Nov. 19: 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Saturdays, Sept. 24, Oct. 29 and Nov. 3: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Get help writing or updating your resume, exploring career options, applying for jobs online,
and preparing for interviews. Please sign up for one (one-hour). To register, call (845) 325-9240. Telephone registration only. Please call to cancel or reschedule if you cannot make your appointment.
Career Coaching Sessions and Workshop are conducted by Gregg Knowles, a career
coach and resume writer with over 25 years of experience in human resources.
Job Now Resume Lab Job seekers can download resume templates, receive expert resume/cover letter assistance from trained experts or browse resources for producing better resumes.
Great Resumes Learning Express Library Explore what a resume is and the different resume sections and their uses, find the right format for you, learn about keywords and action words, view sample resumes, and more. You will need to register or login.
Resume Builder Job & Career Accelerator This step-by-step resume builder will help you create and publish the most effective resumes possible. As you build, you’ll find expert advice, easy-to-follow instructions, and helpful resume samples to help you through each step of the process. You will need to register or login.
Resumes & Cover Letters CareerOneStop Topics include: create a resume, resume guide, improve resume, samples and templates, ready to go checklist as well as ideas on how to describe your work experience.
The Damn Good Resume Resume samples, resume tips, resume help. provides extensive practical advice on how to write a successful resume.
Monster.com’s Resume Builder Provides sample resumes, a list of common mistakes, and much more useful advice for the resume writer.
Career Builder Features many current job listings, resume building, cover letters, and more.
Job Search Instruction and tips on cover letter writing, cover letter samples, as well as tips and tools for writing other job search correspondence.
Monster.com Everything the job seeker will need, from resume writing to cover letters to job listings.
CollegeGrad.com Job search site for college students and recent college graduates. Helps students and graduates prepare for all aspects of searching, including resumes, cover letters, interview techniques, and relocation advice.
Resume Templates Resume templates can be found on many job related websites, as well as in many computer programs such as Microsoft Word. By using our computers, you can access these templates. Newburgh Free Library Print Collections Books and materials about creating resumes and cover letters can be found in the library’s non-fiction collection under Dewey Decimal number 650.14, as well as in our specialized Job Information Center Collection. Information about Resumes and Cover Letters can be found in the collection under 650.14, and in our Job Information Center Collection.
Job Information and Career Guide