Use of standard cover letters may not disqualify you from being considered for job, but it is a missed opportunity to stand out as an applicant. Here are tips on how to personalize cover letters.
Employers want more than a letter that reiterates your resume. Let your cover letter reveal your personality and why they can't do without you!
Step aside high school work experience and college clubs, here's how to update your resume with real work experience to keep your career going.
Most job seekers tend to look at the design and "prettiness" of their resume and that's a mistake that could be preventing them from landing better jobs.
Writing a meaningful objective for a resume can delay the completion of the document. To ease this process, this article shares inside information on effective objective statements that will result in more interviews (with video and written examples).
Have you ever wondered how to compile your artwork into a convenient digital form that you can submit to potential employers? I outline how you can accomplish it in no time.
Writing a cover letter is often the most dreaded part of the job search and application process. Learning how to create a versatile template for any job will make it quick and simple to update your cover letter for each job application.
A new year is approaching, prompting many job seekers to increase their time commitment to finding a new job or kickstart it. Regardless of your reason, what are some things you can do to stand out?
In a perfect world, employers would get to really know you before they made a decision. That's not the case, so you need to craft the ideal resume to stand out from the crowd. Learn how to do so below with the trick of a first-date mindset!
A recent study released by Ladders.com, an online job matching service, showed that Recruiters only spend an average of 6 seconds reviewing each resume in a job search. Here's how to make sure yours stands out in 6 seconds, so that you make it to the next step.
Write a letter of reference that will stand out from the crowd and yield results. Here are useful tips on creating a persuasive endorsement letter for scholarships, employment, or school admission.
When replying to a job ad by email, every word in your message counts. From writing a clear subject line to using a professional name, your attention to detail will increase your chances of getting called in for an interview. Here are more tips to ensure your emailed job application will be opened.
What to look out for, what structure to use, and what common mistakes to avoid when writing a professional resume.
Considering applying for a job you love but you don't have all the qualifications or years of experience? With the right resume and interview tactics, it's possible to land a job without enough years of experience or all the specific skills if you can back up your qualifications in other areas.
This article explores what is involved in writing an effective cover letter for a job application and includes tips and procedures on how to make it practical, noticeable and compelling.
Everyone talks about what should be on a resume, but never about what shouldn't be there. Here's a list of common "innocent" mistakes to avoid. Does your resume have any of these?