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Resumes and Cover Letters

One of the steps to finding the job you desire is having a great resume and cover letter. The following resources are places to start developing your job winning resume and cover letter.

The Balance: Transferable Skills List
You have multiple skills you can use in a variety of areas. Use the Transferable Skills List to develop the right language in your resume and cover letter to get the attention of future employers.

The Balance: Types of Resumes
Likewise, you also need the right kind of resume. Depending on you, a different type of resume is going to help your skills and/or work experience shine.

My Perfect Resume: Resume, Cover Letters, and Other Job Correspondence
This article explains the different types of correspondence you may have with a company regarding jobs.

My Perfect Resume: How Tos
This website gives multiple examples of different fields and types of resumes.

Career Coach: Resumes
You can use the Resume function on Career Coach to start building your resume.


The Balance: Interview Tips

The Balance: How to Prepare for an Interview

Mock interviews are available through Continuing Education and NC Works. Contact for details.

Job Search

Career Coach: Local
Career Coach will show local data for Buncombe County and surrounding region. It links to Indeed for job possibilities.

Job Board
Job Board searches only local jobs to Buncombe County. Powered by Grad Leaders, this site is open to any community member.

Mountain Area Careers
Mountain Area Careers helps you find careers where you can earn a paycheck and improve your skills. Explore career pathways and search for jobs available today to connect to a world of opportunity.

NCWorks, also open to any community member, can assist in various aspect of the job search process.

Start Your Own Business

A-B Tech Small Business Center
Through the Small Business Center at A-B Tech, you can start and grow your own business.