Resumes

Tips for Success

Create a Winning Resume and Cover Letter

These videos provide the essential ingredients to creating a resume that gets results.
Students and recent graduates click here to view video.

Resume and cover letter videos for job seekers with work experience.

  1. Introduction
  2. Headings
  3. Objective - Summary
  4. Work History
  5. Education
  6. Honors and Awards - Associations
  7. Community and Volunteer Experience
  8. Military History
  9. Formatting
  10. Having More than One Resume
  11. Cover Letters
  12. Summary

Resumes

Essential Ingredients of a Great Resume
Your resume is your personal marketing tool. It must clearly communicate your qualifications to potential employers. Learn the key ingredients to a well-written resume and how to make yours stand out among the competition. The tip sheet below provides essential information for creating a winning resume.

Student/Recent Graduate Examples

Other Job Seeker Examples

Sample Summary Statements

Sample Accomplishment Statements

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LCCC to Undergo Quality Review

Lorain County Community College is seeking comments from the public about the College in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency.

The College will host a visit March 21-23, 2016, with a team representing the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).  The team will review the institution's ongoing ability to meet HLC’s Criteria for Accreditation.
 

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15 to Finish: Add a Late-Start Class Today

Take at least 15 credit hours per semester and you'll be closer to graduation and closer to your career. There’s still time to add a class to your schedule. Late-start courses begin February 22, March 21 and April 4.
   
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