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Career Shift Resources available to employees

From: Human Resources

The Human Resources Talent Acquisition Team is offering a three-part Zoom series called Career Shift Resources this July to assist members of the Virginia Tech community in need of professional resources.

Over a three-week period, this series will cover topics such as resume building, writing cover letters, online interview preparation, and how to build an online presence, including a LinkedIn profile.

Anyone with a Virginia Tech email address is welcome to attend and ask questions during the following sessions:

Career Shift Resources: Resume Building and Writing Cover Letters

Tuesday, July 7, 10-11 a.m.

  • Create resumes that highlight qualifications and skills.
  • Create cover letters that introduce you to potential employers while expressing interest in the position.

Register in advance here.

Career Shift Resources: Preparing and Succeeding in Your Online Interview

Tuesday, July 14, 10-11 a.m.

  • Learn the different types of interviews along with tips and tricks to get through the process.

Register in advance here.

Career Shift Resources: Your LinkedIn Profile, Online Presence, and Job Search

Tuesday, July 21, 10-11 a.m.

  • Learn the benefits and importance of building networks.
  • Build confidence and strengthen business connections, including online presence.

Register in advance here.

For questions, contact the HR service center at or 540-231-9331.  

Requests for accommodations: If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation for any of these sessions, please contact the Talent Acquisition team at during regular business hours at least five business days prior to the event.