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Job Search Resources

Your Career Path to Success

The Mount Career Planning Services team developed a guideline/timeline of recommended career related activities to pursue to help you follow your path to a successful future.

Job Search Resources

Learn more about preparing resumes and cover letters, interview skills and prospective employers and online job search resources.

Resumes and Interviews!

Christine Frigault, the Coordinator of Student Services at the Career Planning Centre, has put together videos that highlight important points to be considered when developing a resume and going to an interview.

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Interview Preparation with Christine Frigault

 

Networking Your Way to Success   

Winning Resumes

This video addresses important points to consider when developing a resume. Highlights include what to include on your resume, suggested phrasing, resume formats, and the pros and cons of each.  

      Interview Preparation

This video addresses the following topics: goals of an interview; first impressions; behavioural questions; questions to ask the interviewer; and interview follow-up.

      

Networking Your Way to success  

This video addresses questions "Why is networking effective?", "How does networking set you apart from other applicants?", and "What are some tips to networking?". Topics such as "first impressions", "non-verbal communication", "closing a conversation" and "follow-up" are also discussed.                              

Interview Attire

First impressions are important and often influenced by the clothing and jewelry you wear and your non-verbal communication. The videos below highlight the importance of non-verbal communication and provide suggestions of what to wear and what not to wear to a job interview. 

 Dress to Impress

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What Not to Wear to a Job Interview

What Not to Wear - Female Christine Frigault

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Appropriate Interview Attire - Male

 

 

 What Not to Wear to a Job Interview

What Not to Wear to a Job Interview Male Christine