Optimal is a career management platform and service with accounts provided to all Westminster College students and alumni. Inside, you will find a variety of tools to: Create professional resumes and application letters based on your goals and experience, Present your materials online and in print. Download your materials in multiple formats, Manage and Store an unlimited number of career documents from one central location, Share your credentials with your network on your own professional website
In partnership with the Giovale Library, premium access to the Vault Career Insider is available to Westminster students. Vault identifies as "the most comprehensive resource for career management and job search information, including insider intelligence on salaries, hiring practices and company cultures."
You may also search print library resources available by selecting the Career Center in the pull-down search menu for the Giovale Library catalog. Career-specific online databases are also provided to research companies, download industry career guides, and research company and industry trends. Utilize these resources to prepare for interviews, build networking contacts and skills, and identify career goals. Browsing periodicals are also available in the Career Center (Shaw 101).