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Job Search Checklists

Checklists for Job Seekers


There are checklists you can use if you need help organizing your job search. The job search internet privacy checklist will help you keep track of your online presence. The resume proofing checklist will make sure your resume is perfect, and the cover letter checklist is worth using before you send out a cover letter.

Internet Privacy Checklist

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Take the time to periodically check all the information you have (or someone else has about you) online, so you can make sure you don't get any unpleasant surprises during the hiring process.

Interview Checklist

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Are you ready to interview? This interview checklist will step you through the process of everything you need to do for a successful interview from interview preparation to follow up.

Job Loss Checklist

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When you have lost your job, it's important to check on compensation due, benefits, references, and unemployment. Review this Job Loss Checklist to make sure that everything is covered, then focus on your job search.

Cover Letter Checklist

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Before you send your cover letter, review this checklist to make sure that you have covered all the basics and are sending a perfect cover letter to your prospective employer.

Curriculum Vitae Checklist

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The following is a list of the information that can be included in your curriculum vitae.

Phone Interview Checklist

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Many employers use phone interviews to screen candidates and a phone interview is often the first step in the interview process. This phone interview checklist will step you through the process of everything you need to do successfully interview over the phone from preparing for the interview, to getting your interview space ready and for answering phone interview questions.

Resume Checklist

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This resume checklist includes the information you need to include on your resume. Use the checklist to make sure you have included all relevant information in your resume.

Resume Proofing Checklist

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Use this resume proofing checklist to proof your resume before you use it to apply for jobs.

Job Offer Checklist

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Review this checklist to ensure that you have considered all the alternatives and weighed all the options prior to making a decision to accept the position.

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