There will be no reviews / feedback during the Easter weekend (April 18-20). Feedback will resume on Monday, April 21.
The Career Development Center will be discontinuing Optimal Resume on May 31, 2014. Please be sure to save your resume on your computer or USB jump drive prior to May 31. After this date you will no longer be able to log into your account.
Get step-by-step instructions on creating and submitting your resume. It is best if you create your resume in Word first, then upload it into your account and submit it to the review center.
Please follow our resume examples in developing your resume draft: Handouts/Guides.
What happens to my account when I graduate?
If you would like a personal statement reviewed, please call the office to schedule an appointment and email firstname.lastname@example.org your personal statement at least two days prior to your appointment.
If you have more than one document that needs reviewing, please submit each document separately (resume and cover letter).
Welcome to Optimal 2.0, a career management platform brought to you by OptimalResume.com in partnership with Hope College Office of Career Services. Inside, you’ll find a variety of tools to help you CREATE, PRESENT, MANAGE and SHARE your professional credentials.
You can use this website to:
If you have used the system before and already have an account, simply log in to begin.
Otherwise, hit Create New Account.
Career Development Center
100 East 8th Street
Anderson Werkman Financial Center
Holland, Michigan 49423
Main Office Hours:Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm