Did you know: Resume Building Ideas for the summer!

Build Up Your Knowledge and Experience in Your Field

  • Get a job or an internship
  • Apply for grants/ scholarships/ awards
  • Job Shadow
  • Attend a conference
  • Conduct information interviews

Build Up Your Knowledge and Experience Outside Your Field


Take a Class

Get certified in something

Build Up your Network

  • Share your resume with several people ask for feedback
  • Be a Joiner – Join a club or an organization or professional association
  • Google resumes samples for your field and get inspired

Build up your Profile

  • View “High Impact Resumes” – a tegrity recording
  • Get your resume reviewed before coming back to school so it’s ready to go
  • Get on LinkedIn

Build up yourself

  • Do something you’ve never done before
  • Read a book
  • Build (or start) a workout routine, diet and lifestyle choices that are right for you