Land the Job

Job hunting can be exciting and intimidating at the same time. The right tools can help you prepare effectively.


Career Cousulting

Take Advantage of Career Consulting

Are you looking for your first job, creating a new résumé, or looking to improve your interview skills? The ACS Career Consultant Program offers free, personalized consulting to ACS members. We can help you succeed as you begin your career and through every stage thereafter.

Know who you are

Know Who You Are: Assess Your Interests and Skills

Doing a personal assessment of your skills, interests, and values will help you find a career that's right for you. You will gain an understanding of the strengths and weaknesses you bring to a job and specific jobs that are a good match for your skillset.


Know the market

Know the Market

If you're interested in finding a job in a chemistry field, it's important to understand job market trends in your areas of interest, including employment projections, wages and your worth in the job market, and the overall industry outlook.

Ace the interview

Ace the Interview

Most of us dread job interviews. They make us feel uneasy and anxious. Preparing for an interview can give you the confidence and competitive advantage it takes to stand out as a competent and trustworthy professional.


Crafting a resume

Craft a Solid Résumé

A résumé serves a single but key purpose: to grant you an audience with a potential employer. It’s essential, then, that your résumé makes it clear how and why your skills and experience meet the requirements of the job description.

Writing and publich speaking

Writing & Public Speaking

Most jobs require good oral and written communication skills because you will be constantly interacting with those around you, such as co-workers, managers, clients, and customers. Now is the time to focus on developing and improving your communication skills as they will be essential to your future career success.


Technical Writing: How to Simplify Sentences

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