Career Preparation Checklist


  • Create a Resume in the YSE Resume Template
  • Update your resume with summer experience
  • Update your LinkedIn profile Education and Other Relevant Sections
  • Participate in CDO Jumpstarting the Job Search Programs in fall and spring
  • Order Yale business cards
  • Set Up or Update Your Account Profile in YSENext
  • Schedule an Appointment with Kathy or Kevin to develop your career strategy (available during the academic year when classes are in session)
  • Develop a job or internship tracking system
  • Schedule regularly weekly time for career development
  • Write a draft cover letter using CDO's Suggested Outline