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Animated Videos & The Career Strategy Workbooks

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The job search can seem overwhelming, so the Office of Career Strategy has produced 14 short animated films to provide our top tips and advice on how to get started on the job/internship search, prepare your application materials, and access Yale-specific resources.  Video topics include:

  • Resumes, Cover Letters, Professional Correspondence, CV to Resume Conversion
  • The Job Search, Networking, The Career Decision-Making Process, The Summer Internship Search
  • Preparing for Networking Events and Interviews, Telling Your Networking/Interviewing Story, Salary Negotiation
  • Yale Career Link & Yale Career Network

Point: The 14 videos can all be viewed in less than 45 mintues!

The Office of Career Strategy has also developed key workbooks comprised of worksheets and rubrics to streamline this sometimes daunting process. These materials will:

  • guide you through the many resources and opportunities available through the Office of Career Strategy;
  • help you maintain a running checklist of your career strategy progress;
  • support you in understanding your values, interests, and skills, and translating those to networking and interviewing opportunities;
  • provide a framework for meetings with Career Strategy advisors and your overarching job/internship search.

Start by saving the below PDFs in a folder dedicated to your career exploration and your job/internship search, which you update as you progress. As you review each section, take notes about specific areas or questions you’d like to explore further with a Career Strategy advisor.  Don’t forget to make an appointment any time through Yale Career Link.