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Gallery of Best Cover Letters by
Call Number: 650.14 Nob
Publication Date: 2012-01-01
Gallery of Best Cover Letters is packed with expert tips for writing and designing cover letters, plus a diverse collection of more than 300 sample cover letters written by professional resume writers. It also includes more than 20 corresponding resumes. These examples span numerous fields, from healthcare and education to law enforcement and sales. A helpful index of sample letters and resumes sorted by occupation will help readers quickly find examples that speak directly to their career aspirations. In addition to these samples, the book provides expert advice for writing strategies tailored to readers' specific career interests. It also debunks common cover letter myths that may have been keeping readers from achieving success in the past. The book includes instructive comments for each cover letter that pinpoint the elements that make it striking and unique. Additional examples showcase electronic cover letters, letters to recruiters, thank-you notes, and letters that address relocation issues.
Knock Em Dead Cover Letters 12ed by
Call Number: 650.14 Yat
Publication Date: 2016-11-04
Cover letters that get noticed, get read, and get the interview! In the newest edition of his classic cover letter guide, job search expert Martin Yate shows you how to dramatically increase your chance of landing an interview. The key, as Yate explains, is to use language drawn from the job posting itself, words that will send your application to the top of database searches. In this completely updated guide, you'll find numerous sample cover letters, along with Yate's tried and proven methods to: Determine relevant keywords to get attention--and use them effectively Clearly display your personal brand and the transferable skills you bring to the job Find the right contact information that gets your material in front of decision-making managers and recruiters Use social media sites such as LinkedIn to create an effective online profile and build professional and personal networks With Martin Yate's expert advice, you'll create unique and compelling cover letters that will grab employers' attention and get you in the door!
Knock 'em Dead Resumes by
Call Number: 650.14 Yat
Publication Date: 2016-11-04
Expert advice on building a resume to get the job you want! Your resume is the most important financial document you'll ever create. When it works, so do you. Drawing on more than thirty years of experience, bestselling author Martin Yate shows you how to write a dynamic, effective resume that: Stands out in a resume database Builds a strong personal brand employers will want on their team Passes recruiters' six-second scan test Speaks to exactly what employers are looking for The new edition of this classic guide includes dozens of sample resumes as well as cutting-edge advice on resume-writing tactics. With Knock 'em Dead Resumes, 12th Edition, you'll grab employers' attention--and score the job you want.
What Color Is Your Parachute? 2021 by
Publication Date: 2020-12-22
In today's challenging job-market, as recent grads face a shifting economic landscape and seek work that pays and inspires, as workers are laid off mid-career, and as people search for an inspiring work-life change, the time-tested advice of What Color Is Your Parachute? is needed more than ever. This new edition has been fully revised for 2021 by Vanderbilt University Career Center Director Katharine Brooks, EdD, with modern advice on the job hunt strategies that are working today, such as building an online resume, making the most of social media tools, and acing Skype interviews. Building on the wisdom of original author Richard N. Bolles, this edition updates the famed Flower Exercise (which walks job seekers through the seven ways of thinking about themselves) and demystifies the entire job-search process, from writing resumes to interviewing and networking. With the unique and authoritative guidance of What Color Is Your Parachute?, job-hunters and career changers will have all the tools they need to discover--and land--their dream job.
201 Killer Cover Letters by
Call Number: 650.14 Pod
Publication Date: 2014-04-02
Stand out from the competition with hundreds of ready-to-download letters--updated with strategies for networking online, social media, and responding to Internet job postings.
Brainfuse JobNow Resume Resources
Downloadable resume templates, links to online resume resources, and the JobNow Resume Lab where you can send your resume to experts for expert analysis within 24 hours.
Create an Online Resume
Create a free my.Indeed account or sign in with your existing account. No resume? No problem; click the ‘create a resume’ link to build your resume from scratch. Indeed’s resume editor makes it easy to enter your work experience, education, and skills.
Your LinkedIn account functions similarly to an online resume. You can input your work and education experience. LinkedIn is best used a supplement to, rather than a replacement of, your conventional resume.
Free resume builder that allows you to create a professional resume in five easy steps. Once you enter your personal and professional details, you choose one of the free resume templates and then you're ready to share!
Create an Internet-based, multimedia resume with photos, videos, graphs, and links.