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UNIV Professionalism Program

Tools for UNIV 101/102 Professionalism Curriculum

UNIV 101

Proper email and voicemail format

http://www.inc.com/guides/2010/06/email-etiquette.html 

http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/outlook-help/12-tips-for-better-e-mail-etiquette-HA001205410.aspx 

http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/694/1/ 

http://www.artofmanliness.com/2008/04/22/how-to-leave-the-perfect-voicemail/ 

http://myfootpath.com/mypathfinder/job-seekers-telephone-etiquette/ 

Phone and texting etiquette

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/03/26/cell-phone-etiquette-15-r_n_514927.html 

http://www.wikihow.com/Practice-Cell-Phone-Etiquette 

Professional dress

http://www.collegecures.com/2011/dressing-for-college-101-how-to-dress-appropriately-as-a-student-and-young-professional/ 

http://www.nsna.org/Portals/0/Skins/NSNA/pdf/Imprint_FebMar09_Feat_Pagana.pdf 

Appropriate use of social media

http://www.sociableblog.com/2010/04/01/50-crucial-rules-social-media-etiquette-for-students/ 

http://mashable.com/2012/09/04/students-social-media-warnings/ 

Building a LinkedIn page

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wO64unwQNeY 

http://www.igrad.com/articles/linkedin-profile-for-recent-graduate-college-student 

http://www.careers.qut.edu.au/student/resource/LinkedIn%20Info%20Sheet%202012.pdf 

http://university.linkedin.com/sites/university.linkedin.com/files/How%20to%20Build%20a%20Great%20Student%20LinkedIn%20Profile.pdf 

Nonverbal communication

http://www.skillsyouneed.com/ips/nonverbal-communication.html 

http://www.skillsyouneed.com/ps/personal-appearance.html 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ks-_Mh1QhMc 

UNIV 102

In Optimal Resume, students will create and submit the following documents/videos:

  • Resume
  • Thank you/cover letter 
  • Skills assessment
  • Mock interview
  • Professional website

http://ucwv.optimalresume.com (Access code is Vocation.)

For assistance with any Optimal Resume module, sign into Optimal Resume and click the Help tab for step-by-step instructions. 

For recorded video trainings on all Optimal Resume modules, sign into Optimal Resume, click Optimal Webinars and choose Recorded Trainings. 

Other resources

Resume Rubric 

Cover Letter Rubric 

UNIV 101 102 Professionalism Curriculum Guide 

Optimal Resume Webinars and Recorded Trainings 

Center for Career Development page:  www.ucwv.edu/CCD 

Career Development Week videos:  http://www.ucwv.edu/CCD/Videos/ 

Have questions or need additional resources?

Contact me at hannahjohnson@ucwv.edu or 304-357-4977.