How It Works!
(Be sure to scroll to the bottom to see important information)

Welcome to Optimal 2.0, a career management platform brought to you by in partnership with Palmer's Center for Business Development.  Inside, you’ll find a variety of tools to help you CREATE, PRESENT, MANAGE and SHARE your professional credentials.

***Before starting each project, please watch the video tutorial. 
The tutorials will help you create a polished document and it will provide great tips and tricks to using the software.
You can use this website to:

  • Create high-impact, interactive career materials based on your career goals
  • Present your materials online — with our easy-to-use website builder — and in print, as you can download your materials in a number of formats
  • Manage an unlimited number of career documents from one central location
  • Share your credentials with your network on your own professional website and across social networking sites

If you have used the system before and already have an account, simply log in to begin.

Otherwise, hit Create New Account

*Be sure to check job postings on the Palmer CareerNetwork at  New jobs are added daily and vary from full-time, part-time, internship, entry level, and advanced.   

**Always remember to upload all your documents to the Palmer CareerNetwork.

OptimalResume has received multiple reports of issues in the latest version of Internet Explorer (version 11), particularly when adding and editing sections in the Resume/Letter Builders.  The message:   

“Please wait for the page to fully load” 

has been cited.  Currently, Optimal developers are working to make the software compatible with this latest version of Internet Explorer and will make an announcement when those updates have been completed.  Until we finish making Optimal compatible with IE 11, in order to successfully use our website with IE 11, you will n
eed to add Optimal Resume to the Internet Explorer Compatibility List.

Click here to download simple instructions on how to do this.

We appreciate your patience, and look forward to extending full compatibility to IE 11 users.

Optimal Webinars - Live and recorded trainings for job seekers

Contact Us


Palmer College of Chiropractic

Davenport Campus:
Center for Business Development
Fourth Floor Campus Center
1000 Brady Street
Davenport, IA  52803

Florida Campus:
Center for Business Development
4777 City Center Pkwy
Port Orange, FL 32129

Phone:Davenport Campus:
(563) 884-5521
Florida Campus:
(386) 763-2650


Main Office Hours:Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm