Preparation for Success

Career Services can help you PREPARE FOR SUCCESS by helping you begin or polish your RESUME and prepare for INTERVIEWS. SSCC Students have access to KUDER JOURNEY, a powerful online tool with resume writing and interview prep features, as well as other job search resources. Email CareerServices@snead.edu if you need an Activation Code to access KUDER JOURNEY.

Workshops are offered throughout the year and individual assistance is also available by contacting CareerServices@snead.edu.

RESUME BUILDER:

A helpful tool in creating your resume and helping to fill out job applications. Available in WORD or PDF.

RESUME SAMPLES & TEMPLATES:

From Career One Stop

Chronological Resume

  • Emphasizes work history — where you worked and when.
  • Easy for employers to scan.
  • Often used by job seekers with steady work experience in their desired career field.
Chronological Sample

Functional Resume

  • Groups work experience and skills by skill areas or job function.
  • De-emphasizes lack of experience in a field.
  • Useful for first-time job seekers, those reentering the workforce, and career changers
Functional Sample

Combination Resume


  • Combines the knowledge, skills and abilities as highlighted in a functional resume with a shorter, chronological work summary.
  • Easily incorporates other experiences, like volunteering or internships.
  • Often used by job seekers with a varied employment history, and by career changers

Websites To Consider When Writing a Resume:
44 Resume Writing Tips