CAPSTONE ASSIGNMENT (50 points)
There are two parts to your assignment. You must complete both parts.
Part 1: Mapping Your Resume
How well does your existing resume convince employers that you are right for the job? Review the job postings from your Week 1 Module Discussion Board. In a short essay (1.5 – 2 pages), address the following questions:
Does your existing resume reflect who you are as an employee? As a co-worker? How so?
Does your resume tell potential employers you are a good fit for their organization as well as the position itself? How so?
What can you do to improve in these categories? What do you need to do to bolster yourself as a potential employee?
What are areas you think need to be tailored for particular jobs?
Turn in your existing resume with your essay.
Your paper should conform to the CSU-Global Guide to Writing and APA (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site..
Review the Resume Checklist in the Module 8 folder for tips and guidelines.
Part 2: Mapping Your Career Plan
Take a look at the Career Plan assignment section of your Portfolio Project found in the Module 8 folder. This week, complete a draft of Section 1: Brainstorming on the Career Plan Template, which you can also find in the Module 1 folder. Fill in responses using the template for the following questions:
What would you most like to do?
What inspires and motivates you?
What is most important to you?
What strengths and skills do you have that you’d like to use in your career?
What would you like to achieve with your career?
Your answers should conform to APA style.