Below, you’ll find CAPD’s expert advice and tailored resources, grouped together for easy navigation. You can also search and filter our entire resource library.
Getting started & exploring careers
Career development and decision-making is a multi-step and dynamic process. No matter where you are in your life-long career journey, you can find career satisfaction by taking the time to build self-awareness. Start the journey here:
Gaining experience & the job search
Getting experience enables you to apply academic concepts in practice, prototype careers, develop technical & transferable skills, and network within your field. Finding a job or internship requires self-reflection, strategic planning, and the help of others! Aid in your search by…
Resumes & career writing
Resumes, cover letters, and CVs are all essential in making the case to prospective employers of why you are uniquely qualified for a role. Get started here:
You got an interview! Now what? Prepare for all aspects of the interview process and put your best foot forward by reviewing…
Job offers & negotation
When receiving a job offer, consider the following to help you navigate the process and make an informed decision:
Many consider furthering their education to gain knowledge and develop expertise, expand career opportunities, increase earning potential, and to network or work closely with experts in their field. We can help with the process..
- Applying to graduate school
- Distinguished fellowships
- Pursuing medical & health professions
- Writing personal essays or statements
As a graduate student, you can also connect with CAPD to deepen your skills and knowledge to complement to your academic coursework and prepare you for future careers.