Career Essentials

There are certain tools and skills that are essential to your career exploration and job search. Career counselors in Human Ecology provide individual counseling appointments and comprehensive, interactive workshops. Stop by the office in 172 MVR to schedule an appointment or contact our office at 607/255-2532. Check the Human Ecology calendar for time, date, and location of workshops.


Resumes and Cover Letters

An effective resume is essential, whether you are seeking an internship, summer job, volunteer work, or permanent position...

Resumes and Cover Letters


Interview Skills

Interviewing practice is essential prior to your actual interview, whether it is for a job, internship, or graduate school...

Interview Skills


Networking

Networking continues to be the most effective way of finding a job or internship, and of advancing your professional career. Most Cornell students cite networking as their primary method of obtaining a job...

Networking


Informational Interviews

Informational interviews are an excellent way to explore career fields or organizations of interest to you. For the most part, people enjoy talking about themselves to an enthusiastic listener...

Informational Interviews