Career Resources

Job Searching Tips

Magnifying glass , magnifying the word "job"Just out of school and looking for your first histology position? Already in the field but seeking a career change? Check out these tips from histology professionals to help you get started!

Then visit NSH's Career Center to view and apply for job opportunities from leading histology companies. 

NSH Career Center


Finding Your First Histology Job

Searching for your first job can be stressful. We’ve all been there! I would like to offer some helpful tips that will hopefully make the process a little less stressful. This information will also be helpful to someone looking to make a career change into the histology profession and gain histopathology laboratory experience for certification eligibility. View more entry level histology tips

Job Search Tips 


Cover Letter Tutorial 

A cover letter is the best way to sell yourself to a prospective employer. It will allow you to include points that aren’t covered by your resume and argue your case as to why you’d be a great fit for the job. Check out these tips for histology cover letter writing.

Cover Letter Tips

Interview Tips

Check out these interview tips to help you learn how to stay calm and collected during your next big interview.

Interview Tips

Salary Negotiations 

Salary negotiation is a sensitive topic for both the employer and the job seeker. For example, say the pay range for a given position is $20-30 per hour. Most job seekers are hearing the job pays $30 per hour and the employer is thinking we are paying $20 per hour. So the dance begins.

How do you, as a job seeker, handle the question: So what are your salary expectations? It is not as tricky as you would think. Here is some simple straightforward advice to help you get a great offer.

Salary Negotiations

Trimming Your Resume 

How long is too long and what can you trim if you need to get your resume down to size?

Trimming Your Resume