4 Ways to USE Your Summer Break to Enhance Your Professional Resume
While the words “Summer Break” are usually associated with lying by the pool, exotic vacations, mountainous road trips and constant relaxation, I suggest spending the summer a little bit differently if you want to land a role with a big company someday.
Trust me, as a college student, I understand the draw to have a summer of fun while in your young 20’s, but I decided to weigh the options of my future career or my fleeting spontaneity, and I urge you to do the same.
Whether it’s the summer after your freshman year or the first few weeks post-graduation, it’s not too early to start working on making your professional resume stand out to employers. I have researched and talked with many recent grads and current students to narrow down the best 4 ways you can use the summer to your advantage. These are the top responses….
“It’s never too early to get a start on your career! Spending some time during the summer break on one of these tasks will only benefit you in the long run.”
by Katie Womble