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Public speaking resources

It’s about a week or so before our public speaking rounds begin, so here are some resources to help you plan and practice your speech:

  • and finally, check out this TEDxFlanders talk on public speaking by Lars Sudmann

If you’re still looking for more resources as you prepare for your speech, feel free to check out the class blog for RCM 401: Oral Rhetoric — there’s even more links/videos available over there!

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Resources for week of March 5-9th

  • Research Paper Writing Skills by Simpson College — a comprehensive guide that breaks down the process of putting together a research report, along with tips on how to avoid plagiarism.
  • Research Paper Planner from the U of S’s University Learning Centre — a seven step process that will help you plan your report from start to finish.
  • and finally:

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How to write a job-winning résumé

You’ve written a great cover letter, now onto writing a captivating résumé!  Here are some helpful links that will supplement the reading materials in the textbook:

  • 6 Words that Make your Resume Suck — I know, unfortunate word-choice in the title of the article, but there’s some good advice here on how to make your résumé stand out.
  • and here’s The Student Employment Career Centre’s Resume Guide. You may want to play with their Resume Builder — just be careful that you take the time to personalize your résumé so you don’t fall into the template trap!

If you would like to drop by my office sometime to show me a draft of your job package, feel free to come see me! I’m happy to offer advice on how your information is shaping up.

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Writing a cover letter

Here are some additional websites that will offer you some additional tips when it comes to writing a cover letter:

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