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It’s 2021. Do Hiring Managers Really Read Cover Letters?

The data surprised even us. by Regina BorsellinoRe-posted from The Muse The cover letter is a contender for job seekers’ most hated part of the job search. Personally, when browsing job boards, I’ve always gravitated toward the postings that said “cover letter optional” or didn’t mention one at all—and I’m a writer. When you’re deep in…

Resume & Cover Letter Construction Workshop-10/6

Every 2nd Wednesday of the Block, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm MDT So you’ve found opportunities you’re interested in, and you’re ready to begin the application process. Your resume, cover letter, and other application documents are almost always the employer’s first impression of your skills and preparation to enter the workplace, and targeting them to each opportunity is…

Resume & Cover Letter Construction Workshop

Every 2nd Wednesday of the Block, 4:00pm – 5:00pm MDT So you’ve found opportunities you’re interested in, and you’re ready to begin the application process. Your resume, cover letter, and other application documents are almost always the employer’s first impression of your skills and preparation to enter the workplace, and targeting them to each opportunity is key to…

4 Tips for Writing Tighter Cover Letters

by Derek Loosvelt | October 13, 2020Re-posted from VAULT Cover letters are like first impressions. They’re often the first things employers see in your applications. So your cover letters need to be strong. They also need to be short. Recruiters have busy schedules. They don’t have time to read page-long cover letters. Ideally, your cover letters will…

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Anatomy of a Great Cover Letter

This article was originally posted by The Muse under the title “The Best Cover Letter Examples for Every Type of Job Seeker“. Check out the full article on themuse.com! The Elements of a Perfect Cover Letter Let’s talk about puzzles for a second. They’re made up of bits and pieces that fit together a specific…

The Number-One Rule for Cover Letters

by Kaitlin McManus | November 30, 2018 Re-posted from Vault Okay look—resumés are great. When done right, they’re clean, concise, and well organized. And if you’ve been following all the great advice out there, yours should be in pretty good shape. Cover letters are different—they’re freewheeling, making them more difficult to write. Think of the resumé as the multiple-choice…

Mastering the Art of the Cover Letter

June 8, 2018 — Re-posted from Jobipedia.org The cover letter is an incredibly helpful tool when applying to jobs because it provides recruiters with a more well-rounded sense of your skillset and who you are. However, if you are going to include a cover letter in your application, be sure to do it right. There is nothing…

Cover Letter Tips for Creative Careers

by Capitol Standard | October 23, 2017 Re-posted from Vault Good advice– on anything these days– is hard to find. But in no area is it so woefully inadequate as cover letters for creative professionals looking to thrive in creative careers. What’s so wrong with cover letter advice for creatives? In general, it is a call to mediocrity. And…

Pre-health job opportunities for new grads -Vanguard Skin Specialists

Our mission: Make a positive impact on our patients, our community, and our world WHY JOIN OUR TEAM? Pre-health program and hands-on patient care experience for grad school bound applicants Great introduction into healthcare with advancement opportunities and promotion from within Work with a team of doctors, PAs, NPs, and administrative staff that believe in…

Summer GSP Mentor & Fall ’22 ISO Mentor – Applications Being Accepted

The International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS) team in the Center for Global Education & Field Study is accepting applications for the Global Scholars Program (GSP) Mentor position for Summer 2022.   The Global Scholars Program will take place BEFORE International Student Orientation.  The Colorado College Global Scholars Program (GSP) prepares international students to succeed academically…

Promotions Producer Intern, KKTV

KKTV is looking for a part-time promotions producer intern (Colorado Springs). This would be a paid position requiring 20 hours a week. The intern will help develop and produce creative concepts to support all station advertising, promotion, news images, topical promotion, and client-based advertising. The ideal candidate will have strong skills in design/motion design, editing, cinematography, and familiarity…

2023 Finance Internships

Hello Everyone! The Finance hiring timeline for summer of 2023 is live and several firms are hiring.  Please use the Career Center as a resource for how to network, resume review, cover letter review, interview prep, etc.  Feel free to connect with Heather Kelley at the Career Center if you have any questions! Opportunities: 2023…

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Physics Department Paraprof 2022-2023

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT for graduating or recently graduated physics majors Colorado College Physics Department – Paraprofessional Academic Year 2022-2023 RESPONSIBILITIES The paraprofessional is supervised by the Chair and Academic Administrator and works closely with all members of the physics department, especially our Technical Director.  Primary responsibilities include assisting in instructing lab classes, setting up classrooms and laboratories, maintaining and running audiovisual equipment, supervising…

Wright Water Engineers – Miller Internship

Wright Water Engineers – Miller Internship We are interested in providing a paid internship to expose a young person to the day-to-day work of water engineering along with an extracurricular research project, such as a paper, on a larger water policy issue.  We would be looking with someone who is interested in western water issues,…

CC Only: NPR Events and Experiential Intern – Sum ’22

OVERVIEW: A thriving, mission-driven multimedia organization, NPR produces award-winning news, information, and music programming in partnership with hundreds of independent public radio stations across the nation. The NPR audience values information, creativity, curiosity, and social responsibility – and our employees do too. We are innovators and leaders in diverse fields, from journalism and digital media…

Unique, 7-day, all-expenses PAID opportunity to increase access for underrepresented individuals to the golf industry.

No background/experience with golf required! The application deadline is January 14 and requires a cover letter, resume, school transcript and a recommendation letter. Lee Elder Internship (7-day Golf Internship in June 2022 – All Expenses Paid) The Lee Elder Internship was established by The Country Club to introduce underrepresented individuals to the game of golf…

Internship: Art Direction, Copywriting, Finance, Branding, Digital/Broadcast Production, UX/UI, Scientific Services, New Business Development, and more!

All info is posted in Handshake: https://coloradocollege.joinhandshake.com/edu/jobs/5738371 PAID and REMOTE summer internships with advertising agency FCB Health — FCB Health is looking for “Bold Beginners” to participate in their 2022 Internship Program. We have a CC alum who is excited to advocate for you! 2. General Requirements for all positions: You are a Rising Junior…

Get ready to apply for summer internships with Dolby Labs in San Francisco!

In conjunction with CC’s Edge Internship Program, stay tuned for imminent internship in Marketing, Finance, Law, Data Analytics, and UX Design, among other roles. Please use the information at Handshake Job #5654353 Summer Internships  to start to tailor your application materials in anticipation of official internship postings – coming very soon! How to Prepare to…

Apply Now: Dolby summer internships in Cloud Media, Sound Tech Research, Picture Quality Engineering, QA Engineering and Software QA

Handshake Job#5698793 at Dolby Laboratories Stay tuned for Dolby’s additional tech and non-tech summer roles which will be posted in mid-December (Marketing, Finance, Law, Data Analytics, UX Design, and more) You may apply for multiple positions, but must apply for each position individually. Dolby Internship Program Overview Join the leader in entertainment innovation and help us…

New SLAC Job Positions Added! Application deadline tomorrow! Seniors apply today.

The application deadline is November 30 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time. What is SLAC? The Selective Liberal Arts Consortium (SLAC) provides students with interview opportunities for post-graduate positions with top employers in a wide variety of fields. Apply by November 30 for first-round or informational interviews with great employers. Interviews will take place via video conferencing on January 10 through 14.   SLAC…