Job Search Preparation
Below you will find documents, videos, and tools to help you prepare to enter the workforce. While these resources are a great place to start your journey, never hesitate to reach out for guidance!
How To Begin Writing a Rèsumè
- What is a Rèsumè?
- Step One – Choosing a Format
- Step Two – Organizing with Sections
- Step Three – Writing Bullet Statements
- Tips for a Successful Rèsumè
How To Evaluate a Rèsumè
Cover Letter Resources
How To Begin Writing a Cover Letter
- What is a Cover Letter
- Step 1 – What to Include
- Step 2 – Cover Letter Structure
- Step 3 – Choose Your Format
- Tips for a Strong Cover Letter
How to Evaluate a Cover Letter
Cover Letter Examples
Jackets for Jets
Jackets for Jets
Jackets for Jets provides access to professional clothing to assist students in their efforts to be ready for the workplace. Jackson College is committed to our students’ success, and that includes helping you dress for success on the job!
How to Support Jackets for Jets
We are accepting donations of gently used, laundered, and pressed clothing items including:
- Suit Jackets
To donate, please contact JC-CCE@jccmi.edu to set up a delivery appointment.
Why use Jackets for Jets?
Professional clothing can be requested for the following reasons:
- Career Fair
- Career Event
- Etc. (any professional event)
How does Jackets for Jets work?
To access the closet, students should set up an appointment with the Employment Hub by emailing JC-CCE@jccmi.edu. At the appointment, students make take up to three full outfits which will be theirs to keep. Repeat appointment will be decided based on available inventory.
- How to Support Jackets for Jets
Harriet’s Hub is Jackson College’s one-stop resource center dedicated to fostering a supportive environment for our students. At Harriet’s Hub, we believe in eliminating barriers to success by providing essential resources such as free food, hygiene products, and professional clothing. Our goal is to create a safe space where students can access the support they need and ensure every student feels valued on their journey toward success.Harriet’s Hub