Be better prepared for the opportunities that come your way. Take stock of your experience, achievements, skills and interests. Putting them in writing, can help you secure a job, open a door of opportunity, or win you an award.

This workshop will help teens build a resume from their classes, clubs, volunteer activities, and skills even if you have limited paid work experience. Get a step-by-step guide for creating a résumé that will highlight skills employers are looking for and will get you noticed by 4-H State Award judges! Bring your current resume, get ready for a makeover and discover how to format it so you highlight your strengths.

A cover letter should accompany every resume. Learn how to introduce yourself impressively and how to craft a cover letter that will grab the reader’s attention.

Many resources will be shared. Plus you get to see successful samples!

When:  Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Time: 6 - 8 p.m.

Where: MSU Extension office, 1800 Imlay City Rd. Suite 1, Lapeer, MI 48446

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Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For information, contact Kathy Jamieson at or 586-469-6093.