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Get prepared, get hired. Even during times like these.

For ages 14-24, we help others achieve early employment success. Learn skills critical for successful job applications, creating winning resumes, interviewing with ease, & developing overall professionalism in order to earn (and keep) job opportunities.

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Meet with a CareerRise team member to get tailored support to maximize your job search. Support could include developing a job search plan, resume review, identifying employment opportunities, application assistance and more. Take action today! Call (970) 498-6608 to schedule an appointment.

Create a resume that will attract employers even if you have no previous work experience. 

Use online resume builders to market your past experiences, skills, & qualities in a targeted resume for your job search.  Review our resume tips  & download our skills based resume template to begin.  If you need additional assistance you can try this online resume building toolSend a draft of your resume to the CareerRise team & receive valuable feedback.  

Resume Tips

Skills Based Resume Template

Resume Building Tool

Request a Review of Your Resume

Learn how to best present yourself and get the job offer. 

Practice common interview questions, learn to “tell stories” and understand the tips and techniques to present yourself to the employer to get the job offer.  Prepare for an interview  with written responses before you practice out loud.  Review common mock interview questions and pair up with a friend or family member to practice or request a virtual mock interview with one of our Career Specialists to help you prepare.

Preparing for an Interview

Common Interview Questions

Request a Virtual Mock Interview with a Career Specialist

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Finding employment when you are just starting out can feel overwhelming and you may notice that many employers post positions with a starting age between 16-18. We have pulled together some resources and ideas to give you a starting place in your job search. 

14-15 year old Resources

View a list of local area employers who are known for hiring youth & hear their advice for getting noticed !!

Youth-Friendly Employers

Staying on track during COVID-19

The recent & ongoing events in regards to COVID-19 has made the world of employment uniquely difficult to navigate. For specific resources regarding job searching online, targeting essential businesses & Unemployment Insurance, visit our COVID-19 specific page for youth & young adults.

Finally, make sure to check out our Seasonal Opportunities page to learn more about opportunities/resources for your summer job search!