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Résumé & Curriculum Vitae (CV) Guides

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Résumé & CV Feedback

Your résumé or CV should be reviewed by a minimum of three individuals before it is submitted to an employer or graduate program. This will ensure that your résumé or CV are free of errors and typos, and that you are promoting yourself effectively to your targeted audience. Take advantage of both options below. 

Center for Career Development Advisers: Provide résumé and CV critiques to hundreds of students each year. Visit the office during walk-in hours or schedule an advising meeting to meet with an adviser.  This is the first step of the process to becoming "Employer Ready."  Follow the link to learn the rest.  

Davidson Alumni and Parent Advisers in DCAN: More than 800 Davidson alumni and parents have signed up through the Davidson Career Advisor Network (DCAN) to provide students with résumé and CV critiques. This is an excellent way to receive industry and job specific feedback from professionals in career fields of interest to you.