Resources

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Resources by Career Topic (A-Z)

Accommodations in the Workplace

• AskJan.org
• The Washington Center 
• Washington.edu
• Workforce Recruitment Program

Alumni & Recent Graduates

• MyWorkster Career Fairs 
• Advice for New Professionals 
• Alumni-Only Resources 

• What to Expect in the Workplace 
• Advice For New Professionals 
• Design Your First Budget in 30 Minutes
• Print Out a Budget WorkSheet 
• Consider Advice By Recent Grads, For Recent Grads 
• Relocation Essentials

Borrow a Book From the Career Library

Current Resources Available For Checkout
No appointment is needed to use the self-help Career Resource Library, which is open during regular office hours.
Many of the career exploration books are available for weekly checkout from the office.

Books are shelved according to topic and include:
• Career field information
• Career planning directories
• Resume and cover letter resources
• Job search guides
• Graduate school and financial aid books
• Geographical business directories

Branding

• Personal Branding Worksheets 
• The 30-60 Second Commercial (Elevator Pitch)  

Career/Major Exploration

• Alumni Careers By Major Report 
• Career Resource Library 
• Focus 2: Self-Assessment & Career Planning 
• Rollins Four-Year Approach
NACE Starting Salaries By Major Report
• What Can I Do With This Major? 

• America's Career InfoNet 
• Inside Career Info 
• Occupational Outlook Handbook  
• ONET 

Career Fairs

Cover Letters & Professional Correspondance

• Cover Letters 
• Networking Letters 
• Reference Lists 
• Thank You Letters 

Responding to a Job Offer
• Accept Offer Letter 
• Withdraw 
• Decline Offer Letter 

Curriculum Vitae (C.V.)

Please view all these Curriculum Vitae (CV) samples to brainstorm which types of sections and formats might benefit you in crafting your CV.
View list of all Sample CVs

CV based on Career:

• Computer Engineering 
• Environmental Studies 
• Law School 
• MBA 
• Mental Health Counseling

Federal Jobs

Federal Jobs Guide 
Federal Resume Sample  

Gap Year

Opportunities for the Gap Year

Graduate School

Admission Requirements 
Application Timeline  
Choosing a Graduate School 
Interviewing for Grad School 
Practice Exam Information & Preparation 
Personal Statement Guide

Handshake

Handshake Information
Handshake Direct Login

Impact Opportunities

Changemaker 101: A Guide to Social Entrepreneurship   
Social Impact Handout
Social Impact Prezi
Social Impact & Social Entrepreneurship Webpage

Internships

Internship Registration Instructions 
Internship Planning Guide 
Internship Tracking Sheet 
Rollins Databases 

International Opportunities

Rollins International Programs 
GoinGlobal International Database of Jobs/Internships 
International Job Boards (under Career Specific Sites - International) 
Peace Corps: Information Session 
Peace Corps: Online Application Workshop 
Peace Corps: View More Videos  

International Students

International students can engage in on-campus employment, internships (called CPT), post-graduation employment in the U.S. (OPT) and academic training.

• Office of International Student & Scholar Services
• International Student CPT Approval Form
• International Students & the Job Search  
• GoinGlobal: H1B Plus Database


Interviewing

Interview Guide 
Skype Interview Tips
Types of Interviews

Job Search

Job Search Strategies 
Career-Specific or Niche Databases
General Databases 
Understanding the Job Offer 
Understanding Salary & Benefits 
Webinar: Navigating Salary & Benefits 
   ° Download Salary & Benefits PDF  

• Best Places to Work 2015 
• Being LGBTQ+ in the Workplace  
• Being Transgender in the Workplace 
• Corporate Equality Index 
• Guide to Entering the Workplace 
• LGBTQ+ CareerLink Job Database

LinkedIn

LinkedIn for Students 
Headline & Summary Worksheet 

Market your Experience Guide

Networking

• Informational Interviewing 
• Meetup.com 
• Professional Association Finder 

Research Salaries

Career Builder Salary Comparison
Career Builder Salary Survey
Job Smart
Federal Government Salary (by geographical location & general schedule)
Monster Salary Center
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Real Jobs Salary List
Salary.com

Research Companies & Industries

Glassdoor
Hoovers.com
Orange/Osceola/Seminole Non-Profit Organizations
The Riley Guide

Research Professional Associations

Weddle's Association Directory
NACE top skills

Resumes

For Current Students & Recent Graduates
• Recent High School Graduate Samples 
• Current College Student Samples 
• Graduating Senior Samples 
• Graduate Student Sample

For Professionals With More Experience
• One-Page Resume Samples 
• Two-Page Resume Samples 

For Specific Careers
• Federal Government
• Music Performance
• Teaching


Student Employment

On-Campus Opportunities

Webinars

R-Life After Graduation: Navigating Salary & Benefits 
   ° Download Salary & Benefits PDF 

    Center for Career and Life Planning
    Rollins College
    170 W. Fairbanks Bldg. – 1st Floor
    1000 Holt Avenue – 2757
    Winter Park, Florida  32789
    T. 407.646.2195
    careercenter@rollins.edu

    Office Hours
    Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

    Walk-in Hours
    Monday - Thursday: 2 - 4 p.m.