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Develop Your Resume and Cover Letter

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Found a job opening that fits your career goals, skills, and experience? Now it's time to prove to the employer that you're qualified.

Some employers will ask you to complete a job application. Others want resumes and cover letters. Learn how to write a resume and cover letter to successfully advertise yourself for a job.

Resumes

A well-prepared resume will give an employer a reason to want to interview you. Find resume writing advice and samples.

Cover Letters

The cover letter is your chance to demonstrate your writing skills, highlight your work-related skills, and personalize your resume.

How to Showcase Your Work

Learn how to illustrate your skills and accomplishments using a portfolio and work samples.

References

Calling references is often the last stage in the hiring process. It can make the difference between getting hired or getting passed over. Learn how to select the best references.