Resources & Tips
General Resources | Resumes | Cover Letters | Interview Tips
- JaxJobs Career Tips
- Sample resumes, cover letters, internship information and job interview tips.
- CareerSource – Career Planning Steps
- Advice and tips from CareerSource on planning your career.
- Job Hunters Bible
- The Internet, Research, Contacts, Counseling, Job Hunting, Jobs & Resumes.
- Jobs for Vets
- Veteran Employment Opportunities.
- Salary Calculator
- Compare salaries of various occupations and job titles in different geographic areas.
- Occupational Outlook Handbook
- This Department of Labor resource allows users to find out what education is needed, salaries to expect and future job outlook for industries and job titles.
- shiftgig:Jacksonville (an option exists for choosing another city)
- Shiftgig is the online community for the service industry. You can set up a profile that serves as your professional resume, and you can use it to apply for jobs or additional shifts. If you create a good profile, jobs will apply to you.
- Shiftgig is for anyone in the service industry: restaurants, bars, nightclubs, hotels, salons, fitness centers, and retail.
- Resumes and Cover Letter
- Tips for resumes, cover letters, and other job search correspondence.
- Beautiful Resume Ideas that Work
- Examples of creative and functional resumes.
- WikiHow – How to Write a Cover Letter
- Step-by-step instructions on creating an effective cover letter.
- Virginia Tech Division of Student Affairs – Cover Letters
- Tips on formatting cover letters, sample cover letters, and advice on what to include.
- HR World – Interviewing Cheat Sheet
- 100 links to resources for interviewers and candidates.