Cover letters and resumes are your initial personal marketing tools in the job search, and well-crafted documents are essential in these competitive times. During this required session, career counselors will review the expected style and substance of legal resumes and cover letters, and share several ways students can make the most of both documents by highlighting their unique attributes and accomplishments. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, contact Alan Dickinson at firstname.lastname@example.org.Note: This session is Part II of the Professional Development Core Curriculum for the Class of 2016 and all first-year students are required to attend. It is being offered twice (October 22 and October 29) to accommodate students' individual schedules, though students need only attend one of the program's two sessions.
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The Duke way
» Public service is a core value of the legal profession and central to the Duke Law experience.
1Ls: Writing Successfully - Resumes & Cover Letters
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