CFK offers free virtual Resume Workshop for community

KEY WEST, FL, May 12, 2020—The College of the Florida Keys invites students, alumni, and the community to a free virtual Resume Workshop on Thursday, May 21 at 11 a.m. Participants will learn how to compose a professional resume, cover letter, and E-portfolio to help them stand out in a changing job market. Led by Certified Career Advisor Paula Crutchley, participants will learn how to use free tools available through MyCareerShines to organize and communicate their credentials, work experience, and practical skills.

MyCareerShines is Florida’s comprehensive education and career planning system, funded by the Florida Legislature and available at no cost to all residents statewide. More than 750,000 Florida students and residents are using MyCareerShines to leverage themselves into post-secondary education or the workforce. Highly customized for Florida, MyCareerShines includes evidence-based career assessments, occupational exploration, education planning tools, school and scholarship searches, job prep tools and tutorials, resume/cover letter builder, and four-year education planning tool.

Registration is required to participate in CFK’s virtual Resume Workshop. Visit the College’s website at to sign up. For more information, call Nicole Gerrard, CFK Director of Advising Services, at 305-809-3262.