The Employment Resource Center (ERC) at Lake Washington Institute of Technology provides a variety of job search services to students, alumni, and community members. Check out ERC workshops and ERC events for upcoming workshops and on-site employer events.
In addition, ERC staff are available by appointment for individual consultations about your job search (job search advice, resume critique, interview preparation etc.). For an appointment call the ERC at (425) 739-8113.
Below are resources and links to assist in preparing for a job search.
Resume Creator in LWTech's CSO - must have a free LWTech student CSO account to access - go to ERC main page and register
LWTech's Employment Resource Center: Resume Writing PowerPoint
Washington State Worksource: Resume Advice
Quintessential Careers: Resume Advice
Resume Action Verbs list from UW Bothell
Cover Letter Writing
- LWTech Employment Resource Center: Cover Letter PowerPoint
- Work Bloom: Cover Letter Samples organized by industry
- LWTech's Employment Resource Center: Interviewing PowerPoint
Monster.com - 100 Interview questions
Quint Careers: Interviewing Advice
Quint Careers - Behavioral Interviewing
Thank You Letters
Keyboarding speed Test from Typeonline
Keyboarding practice games and lessons from learntyping.org
Business block letter format from Virginia Tech Center for Applied Technologies in the Humanities
Business Block letter instructions form Purdue Writing Center