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Thesis Statement for Employment

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Definition: A thesis statement, when used for job searching, is a brief description of yourself, your characteristics, and your skills used to demonstrate your interest in a job and to show how you would benefit an organization.

Thesis statements should be short, no more than a sentence or two. They may be used in cover letters, referral letters or other job search correspondence to present your qualifications and aptitude for a job.

Thesis Statement Examples

My fascination with numbers combined with my strong accounting skills and mathematics minor would help me to make a solid contribution in this role.

My ability to successfully implement current web design technology and develop and maintain sites for start-up IT companies would enable me to contribute to XYZ company.

My strong fluency in Spanish and my strong marketing and communication skills would be an asset to your company.

I have created sales strategies that have achieved 40% revenue growth per year. I am able to motivate sales forces and design incentive programs to achieve short and long-term sales goals.

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