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Career Development

Advancing Your Career

Career development helps us attract excellent employees, retain our talented faculty and staff, and improve the quality of work life for everyone at the UW.

That's why we'd like to encourage you to take advantage of the UW's career development resources. But what's in it for you?

More on Career Development for Employees

Mentoring: Finding a Coach at the UW
Having a mentor - a more-experienced colleague who guides you in your career - can be rewarding both personally and professionally. Is it for you?

The Job Search: Tools to Find the Right Job
Get help on improving your resume, writing winning cover letters and polishing your interview skills. Then find out where the jobs are.

Professional Development: Learning for Advancement
Being surrounded by learning opportunities is one of the best parts of working at a university. Here's where to find the classes.

Additional Resources
We've gathered lists of books, articles, and websites that you might find helpful to your career development.