Cover Letters, Resumes and Interviewing

Cover Letters

Jobnow

JobNow (eLearning at SFPL)

Use a variety of flexible templates for different kinds of business letters including cover letters. Word and phrase suggestions.

Resume Writing

Gale courses

Gale Courses

Enroll in a resume writing workshop where you can earn to create an effective resume or improve the one you already have in this instructor-led course.

Learning Express

Ebsco Learning Express

Find ebooks, tutorials and career tools to help you build and write your resume.

SFPL

Resume Workshop SF

Offers resources on how to build and refine your resume.

Goodwill

Goodwill/CAP - OEWF SF

Offers weekly job search classes.

JVS

Job Search Workshops at JVS.org

Offers free workshops on resume writing, networking, interviewing and more. Strategize in a safe environment with other 50+ job seekers. Group facilitated by JVS staff and includes topics such as addressing age discrimination in the hiring process, highlighting your strengths and career transitioning. 

CalJobs

CalJobs

California Employment Development Department’s job database. Allows users to search for jobs, build résumés, access career resources, find qualified candidates for employment, gather information on education and training and more. Create a basic resume by entering your information into a template. Create a login and password to save your information.

Job Interviewing

Glassdoor

Glassdoor

An inside look at jobs, salaries, company reviews and interview questions asked at companies and organizations.

Jobnow

JobNow (Library card required for remote access)

Consult with an interview expert about techniques, questions, best practices, industries and more.

5 Habits of Exceptionally Charismatic People

Video: Vanessa Van Edwards, Scienceofpeople.com, 6.02 minutes.

Body language affects how others see us, but it may also change how we see ourselves.

Video: Amy Cuddy, Social Psychologist on TED. 21 minutes.

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