The decision has been made – time for a new job! The résumé has been spiffed up, and you have found the perfect new position for you. Now it is time for the cover letter. This is your chance to speak in your voice and tell this company why they want to hire you. The question … Read On >
Category: Resume Writing
Résumé Preparation Know what the purpose of your resume and cover letter is – to get an interview! To prepare, complete a Résumé writing data sheet – list work and other activities List your three best work skills or traits (to be used in the Summary and Cover Letter). Write with impact! Use correct grammar … Read On >
Breathe deeply. Relax. “Poor Grammer”? This week’s headline was intentional. That’s a relief, right? We were sent an article that appeared in the Harvard Business Review. It was shared by an Improving Communications friend (and recipient of Defender of the Language award), Michael Rudegeair. Kyle Wiens, author of “I Won’t Hire People Who Use Poor Grammar. Here’s … Read On >
Does Your Resume Present You As Trivial Or Important? Selling with Your Resume.