Career Resources

The Career Reference Collection

The Career Reference Collection housed at GotJob Career Services@LASALLE comprises a broad selection of career enhancement topical guides from personal branding, portfolio design, resume and cover letter writing, professional etiquette, interview preparation as well as industry-specific guides catering to the needs and interests of LASALLE students. A one‑stop collection that serves as a curation of key career and industry-related titles from the Ngee Ann Kongsi Library and other internationally best-selling ‘bibles’, students browsing will find a wealth of knowledge and inspiration to energise goals and spark ideas. From an intrepid future entrepreneur, budding specialist, nimble freelancer, uncompromising artist to a creative diversifying with latent potential across different fields, the collection aims to enrich each LASALLE student profile and continually expand in listing up-to-date, must-read titles.

Entrepreneurship / Personal Branding

Don't Get a Job… Make a Job

How to Make it as a Creative Graduate
Gem Barton
658.409 BAR

Stand Out

Design a Personal Brand, Build a Killer Portfolio, Find a Great Design Job
Denise Anderson
741.60688 AND

Internships

The Internship Advantage

Get Real World Job Experience to Launch Your Career
Dario Bravo & Carol Whiteley
331.25922 BRA

The Fashion Intern

Get information on emerging fashion career options in communications and entrepreneurship, international internship opportunities, and the role of technological tools as today's job seeker's marketing package.
Michele Granger
746.9207155 GRA



Business & Professional Etiquette

They Don't Teach Corporate in College

A Twenty-something’s Guide to the Business World
Alexandra Levit
650.10842 LEV

Business Writing & Communication

Guidelines and pointers for adding clarity and persuasiveness to business writing
Kenneth W Davis
651.74 DAV

Resume and Cover Letter Writing

The Resume Handbook

How to Write Outstanding Resumes and Cover Letters for Every Situation
Arthur D Rosenberg
808.6 ROS

Encyclopedia of Job Winning Resumes

Contains 400 job resumes for a variety of job levels that can be easily customised to suit your needs. Contains 40 cover letters for all situations.
Myra Fournier
R808.6 FOU