New Career Services Drop-In Lab Opens at Central Campus

Stop by the new Career Services Central Campus Drop-In Lab on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Located in Central High, Room 332, this lab is devoted entirely to students’ job search needs. Search for jobs on EmploymeNC and other online job sites, complete online job applications and write resumes and cover letters. A career counselor will be on site to answer questions about your job search as well as review your resume and cover letter.

CPCC Career Services Wants You to Know About EmploymeNC

EmploymeNC is the number one online job board for CPCC students! More than 500 full-time and part-time jobs are frequently added and updated in this database that is exclusively for CPCC students and alumni only. But EmploymeNC offers more than just job postings. Unlike other job boards, this site provides a free resume review service for all users, a template (Resume Creator) to help you create a professional resume and access to the Resource Library that contains valuable career information. Additionally students can learn about upcoming campus recruiting events. Access EmploymeNC from Students & Graduates section of the Career Services webpage.

Career Services Hosts Part-Time Job Fest on Sept. 1

Looking for a part-time job? Plan to attend the Part-Time Job Fest being held on Tuesday, Sept. 1 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the Central Campus Quad. Recruiters from 25 companies will be on campus collecting resumes and job applications. Multiple industries Job Openingsincluding food service, recreation, entertainment and more will be represented. Click here to see which companies plan to attend. All students from all campuses are invited!

Need help with your resume? Visit www.cpcc.edu/career/studentsgrads/resumes for tips.

Get Your Resume Ready for the CPCC Career Fair!

The CPCC Career Fair is just two weeks away. Will your resume pass the test with employers who you plan to speak with at the event? Check out the latest CPCC Career Services blog post that offers tips on preparing a career fair-2015 Career Fair logo
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Career Services staff are standing by to help get your resume ready for the career fair. Schedule a resume appointment with a career counselor at any of our campus locations. All students can take advantage of Central Campus Drop-In Hours on Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. No appointment is necessary to have your resume reviewed.

Career Coach Now Has a Career Assessment

We are excited to announce that Career Coach has added a career assessment feature. Now you can get customized information about your interests and how they align with more than 800 occupations. In Career Coach

addition, Career Coach provides information about career fields and links them to specific CPCC programs. It features current local job openings, estimated regional salaries and job outlook information, and a resume tool. Anyone can use this free career exploration tool anytime and at any place.

Check out CPCC’s Career Coach website today!