Career Resources for the Classroom

Discover resources on cover letters, resumes, interviews, and effective job search strategies. Please feel free to utilize these resources in your classroom, or however you see fit to empower student success.

A full list of The Exchange's student resources can be found on our student resources page.

Student career resources page

Access pre-made career modules from The Exchange

The Exchange is excited to debut shared modules ready to import into your Canvas course sections on a variety of career-related topics. See below for instructions to find our modules and upload them into your Canvas course for easy and socially distanced career development in your courses. Feel free to use these resources and adapt based on your needs.

Career exploration resources

  • Explore majors

  • Career assessments

  • CliftonStrengths

  • Career path research

  • Changing industries

Resume and cover letter resources

  • Develop your resume

  • Format your resume

  • Write a strong experience description

  • Resume vs. CV

  • Write a tailored cover letter

  • How to upload a document for review on Handshake

  • Tailor your documents for applicant tracking systems

  • References

Interviewing resources

Marian University students have a wealth of resources to hone their interviewing skills. First, you may review the below resources for basic interview preparation. Next, check out Big Interview, our virtual interview training platform:

Big Interview

Register with your Marian University account and get started interviewing today. Big Interview allows students to browse through thousands of pre-loaded interview questions, conducting and reviewing their own web interviews.


Job search/networking resources

  • Job search & networking in a pandemic

  • Career fairs

  • Networking event tips

  • Informational interviews

  • Virtual networking

  • LinkedIn

  • Writing a thank-you note after connecting

Specific job search considerations

  • International job search

  • Changing careers

  • Overcoming rejection in the job search

  • Landing a job with no experience

  • Disclosing a disability

For more information

The Exchange
(317) 955-6500
exchange@marian.edu

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