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Get your resume ready: Tips from Gannon Career Exploration and Development

Published: 08/31/2022

Get your resume ready with these tips - and don't forget to register for the 2022 Career Fair!

Get your resume ready with these tips - and don't forget to register for the 2022 Career Fair!

Get your resume ready with these tips from Gannon University's Office of Career Exploration and Development - and don't forget to register for the 2022 Career Fair!

1. Be Concise

Keep your document to one page and stay away from templates. 

2. Be Relevant

List activities, experiences, and skills most relevant to your field of interest.

3. Be Safe

Avoid adding pictures, birth dates, social security numbers, or other personal information.

4. Get a Resume Review

Sign up for an advising appointment via Handshake or stop by the Student Success Center!

Start brushing up your resume and register for the 2022 Career Fair, coming up on September 20 at Gannon University's Institute for Health and Cyber Knowledge (I-HACK).

Grow your career by networking with professionals about career interests and discuss internship and full-time opportunities with local, regional, and national employers.

Here is our full list of employers attending this year's Career Fair:

National Fuel Gas


Nightingale Nursing and Rehab

Achievement Center of LECOM Health

Bethesda Lutheran Services


Progressive Insurance

Erie Metropolitan Transit Authority

Courtyard and Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotels

Enterprise Holdings

PA CareerLink

Barber National Institute

Nexstar Media Group inc.

Port Erie Plastics

Schaffner, Knight, and Minnaugh Co, PC

Sarah A. Reed Children's Center

Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Truck-Lite Co., LLC

Federal Resources Corporation

Crawford Central School District

Team Hardinger


LECOM Institute for Successful Aging

McGill, Power, Bell & Associates, LLP

Quest Global

Perseus House, Inc.

Marquette Savings Bank

Stairways Behavioral Health

YMCA of Greater Erie

The Residence at Presque Isle Bay

Child Development Centers Inc

Epic Web Studios

UPMC Western Behavioral Health at Safe Harbor

Supportive Living Services

Wabtec Corporation

UPMC Hamot

County of Erie

Parker LORD

Logistics Plus


Industrial Sales and Manufacturing Inc

Heritage Valley Health System

Maloney, Reed, Scarpitti & Co., LLP

Lake Effect Leaders AmeriCorps VISTA

Allegheny Health Network


Medaille College

Equitable Advisors

Erie Insurance

Country Fair

United States Marine Corps-Officer Selection

University of Pittsburgh - School of Education

PNC Financial Services

Erie County - Office of Children & Youth

Ajax/CECO/Erie Press

Lockheed Martin RMS IT


UPMC - Financial Management Rotation Program

The Academy Schools

Siemens Mobility Inc.

Commonwealth of PA


LECOM Health Corry Memorial Hospital

Want to work on your resume and elevator pitch to prepare for making great connections? Please email for a virtual or in-person career fair preparation session. 

All media inquiries can be made by contacting Haley Figurski, Media Relations and Marketing Manager, at 814-823-1886.