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Resume and Job Letter Samples

Resume, CV, Cover Letter and Employment Letter Examples


Resume examples

Review resume and letter examples to get ideas for your own job search communications.

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Review sample resumes and cover letters to get ideas for both the formatting and the content of your job search materials. Then use a template to create your own personalized resumes and letters.

There is also a selection of thank you letters, follow up letters, networking letters, reference letters, resignation letters and more examples of employment related correspondence.

Resume, Cover Letter and Curriculum Vitae Samples

Sample Cover Letters
Sample cover letters and templates for a variety of occupations and employment situations.

Email Cover Letters
Email cover letter samples for jobs including formatted email cover letter messages, subject lines, and email cover letter formats and templates.

Sample Resumes
Sample resumes, including chronological, functional, and mini, as well as templates for resume writing.

Resume Templates
Here are resume templates to use as a starting point for creating your own resume. Add your information to the resume template, then edit it to personalize your resume.

Sample Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Curriculum vitae samples, formats, and templates.

Samples for Students
Sample resumes, cover letters and reference letters especially for high school students, and college students and graduates seeking employment.

Employment Letters and Email Message Examples

Follow Up Letter Samples
Follow up letters to send after an interview, and to follow up on a resume or a job application you have submitted.

Job Search Email Messages
Sample job search email messages including cover letters, thank you letters, resignation letters, and other sample formatted email messages. Also review job search email etiquette.

Letter Samples
Letter samples for job seekers, including cover letters, interview thank you letters, follow-up letters, job acceptance and rejection letters, resignation letters, appreciation letters, and more great employment letter samples.

Letter Templates
Letter templates for applying for jobs including cover letter templates, resignation letter templates, thank you letter templates, and other job search related letter templates.

Sample Networking Letters
Sample job search networking letters including referral letters, letters of introduction, and networking outreach letters.

Reference Letter Samples
Sample reference and recommendation letters, letter samples for character references, a reference letter template, and a letter asking for a reference.

Resignation Letter Samples
Sample resignation letters include a basic letter to say you are leaving, plus formal resignation letter samples thanking your employer.

Thank You Letter Samples
Thank you letters for job interviews and career assistance, including how to write a thank you letter, who to thank, how to send your thank you letters, and sample thank you letters.

More Job Letter Samples
Do you need to reject a job offer or accept one? How about withdrawing your application for the position or making a counter offer? Here are a variety of employment-related letters you can edit to fit your circumstances.

Job Application Samples

Job Application Letters
Writing job application letters, and job application letter samples, examples, and templates to use to write application letters to send with a resume when applying for jobs.

Sample Job Applications
These sample jobs applications will give you an idea of the information you will need to complete when you fill out an application for employment.

Please Note: These samples are provided for guidance only. The provided information, including samples and examples, is not guaranteed for accuracy or legality. Letters and other correspondence should be edited to fit your personal situation.

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