Résumés and Cover Letters

Career Advisory Council Members are professionals with experience in HR and recruiting, who can help you with your resume or cover letter by providing insightful advice and tips. Schedule an appointment with a career advisor today by calling the CAC at 847-735-5235.

Résumés

Tips and Tricks

Sample Resumes

Cover Letters

Tips and Tricks

Sample Cover Letters

Optimal Resume

Optimal Resume is a new tool designed to help you create impressive resumes and cover letters, prep for interviews, as well as, help you showcase your work through online portfolios and websites. 

To access Optimal Resume, click here. Log in with your email alias (everything before the @mx.lakeforest.edu) and your Live.com password.