Your Path to Professional Success Starts Here

The CaPS office has compiled a comprehensive guide to support you from your beginnings as a student to becoming a thriving, successful professional! Our carefully selected resources, developed by our career experts, are designed to equip you with everything you need to:

  • Create standout resumes and CVs
  • Write compelling cover letters
  • Master the art of interviewing
  • Conduct effective job and internship searches
  • Prepare for graduate school applications

Whether you need a quick refresher or in-depth advice, this guide provides practical tips for achieving key career milestones:

  • Gain meaningful experiences
  • Plan and shape your career journey
  • Articulate your personal and professional story
  • Forge valuable connections in your field

With the CaPS Guide to Professional Success, you have the tools to navigate your career journey with clarity and confidence, maximizing your potential for success.

Search by Identity

Are you in search of job boards or specialized resources tailored to your unique identity? Please peruse the curated list of links provided below.

How to Use the Guide to Professional Success

Select the topic that interests you to explore a collection of information and examples, guiding you step-by-step through career planning.


Learn how to create a master resume.

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Learn how to create a CV, including when it’s needed and how it differs from a resume.

Cover Letter

Learn how to write a cover letter.

Grad School Prep

Learn how to research programs and apply for grad schools.


Learn how to prepare for and ace the interview.

Job and Internship Search

Learn how to research the companies and careers that interest you the most.


Learn how to request a reference.

Check out our curated Industry Guides for detailed information and tips on how to jump start your career!