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Résumés & Cover Letters: Marketing Your Product
Career Development Handbook for Part-time Students

Your résumé, cover letter and other business correspondence are key tools for obtaining an interview and maintaining an overall good impression with prospective employers. These guides will help you navigate all types of business correspondence, from the cover letter to the acceptance, with guidelines, templates and Webinars to help you get started.

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Résumé Writing Guidelines and Templates

Your résumé is a key tool for obtaining interviews. A résumé is a concise summary of your educational and work experience, accomplishments and skills. Obtaining an interview is the main goal of a résumé.

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Cover Letter Writing Guidelines and Templates

Good letter writing techniques are as important to your job search as an effective resume. This is usually the first correspondence you have with a potential employer and it should always be accompanied by your resume. Use your cover letter to sell your unique abilities and to highlight a few outstanding and relevant accomplishments.

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Other Business Correspondence
Career Development Handbook

A cover letter and résumé are not the only correspondence you will use in your job search. Here are some guides and samples of requests for informational interviews, resume and cover letter submissions, thank you letters, acceptance and rejection letters.

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UC Davis Graduate School of Management partners with Lawrence Livermore and Sandia National Labs to drive technologies from lab to market

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(Davis, Calif.) – With a joint goal of speeding the transfer of new technologies from the laboratory to the commercial marketplace, the UC Davis Graduate School of Management, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Sandia National Laboratories have announced a new partnership for researchers to develop their entrepreneurial skills.

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Vickie Sherman MBA 13 Finds Her Passion, Her Career—and Herself

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What opportunities, decisions, events have shaped your professional life?

My career path has been a climb across a jungle gym rather than a tangent up a corporate ladder. As a child, I used to thumb through the three-inch JCPenney catalogue, picking out the professional women who I would grow to be. I wanted to rule the world from a corner office in a suit and heels. I wanted to shed my humble origins and become Corporate Barbie.

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MBA Student Consultants Make an IMPACT
Projects Put Business Needs Front and Center

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Agilent Technologies’ Electronic Measurement Group is a $3.6 billion business that over the past decade has seen a dramatic shift in its customer base from U.S., and Western European customers to predominantly Asia-based customers. Today, the majority of the division’s revenues are generated outside of the U.S., with an increasing concentration in China.

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UC Davis Part-Time MBA in Top 8%, Full-Time MBA in Top 9%
U.S. News & World Report’s latest rankings: This marks the 19th consecutive year our MBA program has been ranked among the best in the nation.

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(Davis, CA) — The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s full-time MBA program has been ranked among the top six percent of AACSB International-accredited programs nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report’s latest graduate business school rankings released today.