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120 Cover Letter Examples for Resumes
More than 120 cover letter samples, examples and templates for different types of cover letters, jobs and job seekers, plus writing, email and format tips.
Job Interview Questions and Best Answers
Over 120 of the most common and frequently asked job interview questions with the best answers for each question, and tips and advice on how to respond.
Resignation Letter Samples and Writing Tips
Resignation letter samples for a variety of reasons for leaving employment. Here's how to write a resignation letter, and examples, formats and templates.
How to Answer Interview Questions About...
Top job interview answers to the question what is your greatest weakness, plus tips on the best way to respond.
Resume Samples for Over 100 Jobs
More than 100 resume samples, examples and templates for different types of resumes, jobs and level of job seeker, plus writing and formatting tips.
Best Resignation Letter Samples
Resignation letter samples including basic and formal, two weeks notice, no notice, short notice, personal reasons, new job, retirement, and farewell letters.
Top 10 Interview Questions and Best Answers
There are questions that employers commonly ask at job interviews and it's important to be prepared to respond. Here are the top 10 interview questions and best answers.
How to Answer Job Interview Questions About...
Top job interview answers for the question what is your greatest strength, and tips on how to respond.
Sample Resignation Letter for Quitting Your Job
Here's a sample resignation letter you can use when you are quitting your job. Also review tips on what to include in a resignation letter and advice on how to resign from employment.
Sample Cover Letter for Job Application
Review a sample letter to send with a job application, plus more sample job application letters, email messages and writing tips.
Tips and Advice for Writing a Cover Letter
How to write an effective cover letter, including cover letter samples, how to format a cover letter, and types of cover letters with samples of each.
33 Curriculum Vitae (CV) Samples
Curriculum vitae samples including examples and templates for US and international job seekers, plus advice on how to format and write a CV.
Top 20 Job Interview Questions and Best Answers
Review the top 20 interview questions you'll most likely be asked at a job interview, plus the best answers. Also, review the other questions you may be asked, so you're prepared to ace the interview.
Sample Objective Statements for Your Resume
Sample resume objectives to use when resume writing, plus how to customize your objective so it is targeted to the job you are applying for.
Skills Lists for Resumes, Cover Letters and Jobs
List of skills for resumes, cover letters, job interviews and employment including examples of skills listed by occupation and general skills and keywords.
Interview Thank You Letter Samples (and Writing...
Thank you letter samples, and email message examples, for different types of job interviews and other employment, professional and business circumstances.
Give Two Weeks' Notice With This Sample...
Resignation letter example to use to give two weeks notice when resigning from employment, plus more sample resignation letters and tips on how to resign.
Brief and Focused Resignation Letter Sample
Letter of resignation sample to formally inform your employer that you are resigning.
Cover Letter Format
This cover letter format lists the information you need to include in the cover letter you submit with your resume. Also review examples of cover letters.
Answering Job Interview Questions About Stress...
Top job interview answers to the question how do you handle stress or pressure.
How to Match Your Cover Letter to a Job...
Sample targeted cover letter to send with a resume, matching applicant's experience to the job requirement. Also tips for writing targeted cover letters.
Interview Questions You Should Ask an Employer
Interview questions to ask the employer, as well as questions you shouldn't ask an interviewer during a job interview.
How to Answer Interview Questions About Why You...
Top job interview answers to the question why should we hire you, plus more interview questions with best answers.
Answering Job Interview Questions About...
Here are interview questions related to your strengths, weaknesses, challenges, and accomplishments, along with examples of answers.
Formatting Tips for Your Curriculum Vitae (CV)
How to format a curriculum vitae, including what to include in your CV and examples.
How to Answer Interview Questions About Your...
Why do you want this job? Don't know how to answer the interview question why do you want this job? Here are the best interview answers.
Job Application Letter Examples
Job application letter formats, examples and templates, plus tips and advice on how to write letters to apply for jobs.
How to Describe Yourself on a Job Interview
Top job interview answers to the question how would you describe yourself, plus more interview questions with best answers.
Leaving Your Job? Reasons You Should and...
Here's a list of reasons (good and bad) for leaving your job you can use to tell your manager why you're leaving and share with prospective employers.
Tips and Advice for Writing a Resignation Letter
When writing a resignation letter, it's important to keep your resignation letter as simple, brief and focused as possible. Here's how to write a resignation letter, plus examples.
Sample Email Thank You Letter for an Interview
Sample email thank you letter for an interview, plus more thank you email and letter examples and tips for how to write interview thank you letters.
Sample Letters for Writing and Requesting...
Sample professional and personal reference letters, letters asking for a reference, lists of references and tips and advice for writing great recommendations.
Recommendation Letter Samples and Writing Tips
Letter of recommendation samples, including employment, academic, and character and personal recommendation letters, plus how to write a recommendation.
Job Application Letter Tips and Samples
A job application letter is sent or uploaded with a resume when applying for jobs. Here's how to write a job application letter, plus samples.
Formal Resignation Letter Sample
Resignation letter sample to use to formally resign from employment.
What's the Difference Between a Curriculum...
Curriculum Vitae vs. Resume - what's the difference between a curriculum vitae and a resume, which to use, and when and how to use a CV.
Top Resume Templates and Resume Builder Programs
Need help with your resume? There are a variety of free resume templates and resume builder programs available. Here's how to use a resume template to get started writing your resume.
Formatting Tips for Your Resume
Sample resume format, tips and advice on how to format your resume, resume formatting guidelines, and examples of formatted resumes.
Simple Resignation Letter Sample
Letter of resignation letter sample to use to resign from employment.
Cover Letter Template for Job Application
Template to use for writing a cover letter for a resume, plus information on how to format a cover letter.
Job Application Sample Letter
Sample letter of application to use to apply for a job, plus more sample letters and writing tips.
Sample Cover Letter for Your Resume
Sample cover letter to send with a resume, plus more examples and information on how to send or email your cover letter.
How to Answer Job Interview Question About...
Top job interview answers to the question how do you evaluate success?
Sample Thank You Letter to Follow Up on a Job...
Sample thank you letter to follow up after a job interview.
Tips for Sending Job Interview Thank You Emails
Need to say thank you for a job interview? Here's how to send a email thank you message, plus examples to review.
Top 10 Job Interview Tips
These top 10 job interview tips will help you cover everything you need to know to successfully ace a job interview. Here are all the basics needed for interviewing success.
Best Answers for the Top 50 Job Interview...
Review the top 50 interview questions asked by employers, as well as sample answers for each question on the list.
How to Answer Job Interview Question About Good...
What is good customer service? Here are tips for respond and sample answers for this interview question.
Job Interview Thank You Letter Sample
Job interview thank you letter sample, plus writing tips and more examples of letters and email messages to follow up after a job interview.
Phone Interview Questions and Answers
Phone Interview Questions and Answers: Interview questions that are ask during a telephone interview and sample answers.
7 Interview Tips That Will Help You Get the Job
The best job interview tips, techniques and advice to help ensure job interview success including how to practice, how to get ready, and what to bring to an interview.
Prepare for Your Job Interview With Sample...
Job interview questions you may be asked, including common job interview questions, tough interview questions, and the best answers for many typical interview questions.
Sample Format for Job Application Letter
Use this job application letter format as a guideline to create targeted letters of application to send to employers, also review examples of application letters.
Personal Recommendation Letter Samples
Personal recommendation letters and character reference letters attest to an applicant's skills and abilities. Here are examples of personal recommendation letters.
Resume and Letter Examples for Job Applications
Resume, CV, cover letter and more letter and email samples for job searching, plus templates and formats for employment letters.
10 Common Behavioral Interview Questions
The top ten behavioral interview questions you may be asked during a job interview, plus tips on how to prepare and how to answer behavioral questions.
Cover Letter Tips and Resources
A cover letter is a document sent with your resume to provide additional information on your skills and experience. Here's information on cover letters and how to write them.
Interview Question: How Well Do You Work with...
How to answer interview questions about how well you work with people, plus examples of the best way to respond to these types of questions.
Want to Quit? Advice for Resigning from Your Job
Advice on the best way to resign from your job, including how to resign, what to say and write, sample resignation letters and how to quit a job gracefully.
Alphabetical List of Minimum Wage Rates for 2014
Here is a list of the current federal minimum wage and rates for each state for 2014, as well as future scheduled increases in minimum wage.
How to Respond to Job Interview Questions About...
How to respond to the interview question tell me about yourself, including what to say, what not to say and the best way to answer this common interview question.
Resignation Letter for When You Are Accepting a...
Resignation letter sample to use when you have been offered a new job opportunity.
10 Cover Letter Writing Tips
Top 10 tips for writing interview winning cover letters, including how to write and send, types of cover letters, formatting, and examples and templates.
28 Behavioral Job Interview Questions
Review examples of the behavioral interview questions commonly asked by employers, plus tips on how to respond and how to prepare for a behavioral interview.
Best Answers for Job Interview Questions About...
Top job interview answers to the question: How will your greatest strength help your performance in this position?
Customize Your Curriculum Vitae (CV) With This...
This curriculum vitae template provides all the information you need to include in a CV.
Microsoft Word Curriculum Vitae (CV) Templates
Microsoft curriculum vitae (CV) templates are available as a free download for Microsoft Word users, or available within your Word program. Here's how to download and use these templates.
Job Application Letter Tips
A letter of application for employment provides information on your qualifications for the job. Here's what to include in an application letter, plus examples.
10 Women's Interview Outfits That Will Make You...
Dressing for success is an important part of the interview process. These interview outfits for women will show you how to make the best interview impression.
Job Interview: Explain Your Work Style with...
Best job interview answers to the question: How would you describe your work style?
Free Microsoft Resume Templates for Word
Microsoft resume templates are available as a free download for Microsoft Word users to use to create a resume. Here's how to download a resume template.
10 Common Interview Mistakes You Should Avoid
What shouldn't you do when interviewing? Here are the top 10 most common interview mistakes, blunders, and errors a candidate for employment can make and how to avoid them.
Resignation Letter Sample for Personal Reasons
Resignation letter sample to use to notify your employer that you are leaving a job for personal reasons.
Jobs 14 and 15 Year Olds Can Do
What kind of jobs can you do when you're 14 or 15 years old? There are limitations to the kind of jobs you can work at, and also limits to the hours you can work.
Follow up Letter Samples for Interviews and Job...
Sample follow up letters and email messages to send after an interview, and to follow up on a resume or a job application you have submitted.
Top 15 Part Time Jobs for College Students
Here are the best part time jobs for college students including on-campus and off-campus jobs where you can earn extra money and still have time for school work.
Looking for a New Job? How to Write an Inquiry...
An inquiry letter, also known as a prospecting letter or letter of interest, is sent to companies that may be hiring. Here are writing tips and examples.
How to Properly Resign by Email (If You Must)
Resignation email letter sample to use to resign from employment.
Tips for Writing a Targeted Cover Letter
How to write a targeted cover letter that shows how you are qualified and why you should be selected to interview. Includes samples and examples.
Resume Sample - High School - No Experience
Resume sample for a first resume for a high school student.
Everything You Need to Include in a Successful...
When you are writing a cover letter, there is information that needs to be included. Here's what to include in a cover letter to send with a resume..
Sample Letter for Character Reference
Letter sample for character reference or personal letter of reference.
Use These Techniques to Introduce Yourself at a...
How to introduce yourself at a job interview, including how to greet the receptionist and what to say and what to do when you meet the interviewer.
Sample Job Application Email Message
Sample job search email messages including cover letters, thank you letters, resignation letters, and other sample formatted email messages. Page 3.
Recommendation Letter Samples for Employment
Recommendation letters for employment examples including letters from employers and managers, personal reference letters and more recommendation letters.
Top Cover Letter Samples for General Job...
Review these general cover letter samples, then customize your letter by relating your skills and experience to those listed in the job posting.
Cover Letter Salutation Samples
When you're writing a cover letter or sending an email message to apply for a job, it's important to include an appropriate salutation at the beginning of your cover letter or message.
How to Prepare for a Behavioral Interview
Behavioral interviewing is based on past performance predicting future success. Here's how to answer behavioral interview questions and sample questions.
How to Dress for a Job Interview
How to dress for an interview including advice on what to wear on a job interview, appropriate interview attire, and tips on dressing for success.
Inquiry Letter Samples for Unlisted Jobs
A letter of interest is sent to companies that may be hiring. Here are sample letters of interest, inquiry letters, letters of introduction and writing tips.
High School Resume Samples
Review these high school resume examples to get ideas for your own resume, then use a template to create your own resume.
10 Tips to Resign the Right Way
How should you resign from your job? How about what you shouldn't do? Here's what you should (and what you shouldn't) do when resigning from your job.
Microsoft Word Cover Letter Templates
Free Microsoft cover letter templates are available as a download for Microsoft Word users, or are available within your Word program. Here's how to download and use these templates.
Top 10 Communication Skills
The top 10 communication skills that will make you stand out in today's job market.
Write a Good Job Recommendation Letter with...
Template to use to write a recommendation letter for employment, plus advice on how to write a letter of recommendation and examples.
Options for Addressing Your Cover Letter
How to address a cover letter when you don't have the name of a contact person at a company.
Top 10 Interview Questions You Should Ask an...
During a job interview you will be asked if you have any questions. Review the top 10 best interview questions to ask an employer during a job interview.
Salary Negotiation Tips (How to Get a Better...
Have you been offered a new job? Here's how to research and negotiate a salary and compensation package, so, you're paid what you're worth.
Resignation Letter Sample for Two Weeks Notice
Formal resignation letter example to use to give two weeks notice when resigning from employment.
How to Answer Unusual Job Interview Questions:...
How to answer interview questions about whether you are lucky.
Email Cover Letter Sample
Sample email cover letter, plus advice on how to email a cover letter and resume.
Writing an Internship Cover Letter? This Sample...
Sample cover letter for an internship position.
Employment Reference Letter Sample
Do you need to write or request a sample reference letter for employment? Here is a sample employment reference letter to review.
Job Offer Acceptance Letter Example
When you accept a job offer, it's a good idea to write a formal job acceptance letter to confirm the details of employment and to formally accept the position. Here's an example. Page 4.
Follow These Tips to Create a Professional Resume
Your resume needs to be professional and polished or it won't get a second glance from a hiring manager. Here's how to write a professional resume.
Email Message Format
Sample job search email messages including cover letters, thank you letters, resignation letters and other sample formatted email messages. Page 7.
A Complete List of Federal Paid Holidays
The Federal Government provides employees with ten paid holidays each year. Private sector employers may provide holidays off or holiday pay for working on a holiday.
Targeted Cover Letter Sample
Targeted cover letter example that matches the applicant's skills to the job requirements.
Employee Resignation Letter Sample
Use this employee resignation letter example when you are providing your employer with notice that you are going to resign from your job.
Best Answers for Why You Stand Out from the...
Best answers to job interview questions about how you are different from the competition, and how you can differentiate yourself from other applicants.
What You Should Include in a Resume Skills...
The skills section of your resume includes your skills and abilities that are related to the jobs you are applying for. Here's what to include.
Letter of Interest Sample for Employers
Sample letter of interest inquiring about opportunities at a company, plus tips for how to write a letter of interest.
Curriculum Vitae Writing Tips
When should job seekers use a curriculum vitae, commonly referred to as CV, rather than a resume? Here are the details on how to write a curriculum vitae and when to use a CV.
Everything You Need to Know About Unemployment...
The latest unemployment extension news, information on federal unemployment extensions and action to renew EUC for the long-term unemployed for 2014.
The Best Way to Answer Interview Questions...
When an interviewer ask questions about you they are trying to determine how good a fit you are for the company. Here are common interview questions you'll be asked, sample answers, and tips for the best way to respond to interview questions about yourself.
A - Z Cover Letter Sample Index
Review cover letters for a variety of different professions and types of jobs to use as a starting point for writing your own personalized cover letters.
Sample Thank You Notes and Email Messages
It's always important to choose the right words and an appropriate card, if you're sending a written thank you note. Here are thank you note and email samples.
Resume Samples for College Students and Graduates
Sample resumes and resume templates for college students and graduates applying for internships, summer jobs, and full-time positions. Also resume writing tips.
Template for Writing Brief and Factual...
This resignation letter template will give you an example of what to include in your resignation letter and provides the appropriate format for a resignation letter.
Top Retail and Customer Service Job Interview...
Retail and customer service interview questions you may be asked during a job interview and the best answers.
Tips for Writing a Successful Resume
How to write a resume, include types of resumes, samples, tips, what to include and how to format your resume.
Best Way to Explain Why You Left Your Company...
Tips for listing the reasons you left your prior jobs on an employment application.
Different Types of Resumes With Examples
There are several basic types of resumes used to apply for job openings. Depending on your personal circumstances, choose a chronological, a functional, combination, or a targeted resume.
Best Answers for Tough Interview Questions
Tough Interview Questions: Some of the more difficult questions you might be asked during a job interview.
List of Computer Skills
List of computer skills to use in resumes, cover letters, job applications and interviews, plus general skills and keyword lists and skills listed by job.
Applying for a Job via Email? Tips for an...
Tips and advice for writing an email cover letter, including what to include in your email message, how to convert and attach files, and how to send it.
18 Top Nursing Job Interview Questions
Here are questions that are asked during a nurse job interview, sample answers and advice for acing a nursing job interview.
Tips and Advice for Writing Job Interview Thank...
Who to thank after a job interview, when to write, and what to include in your letter, along with sample thank you letters and email messages to review.
Email Thank You Message
Sample of a formatted email thank you message to send after a job interview. Page 6.
What to Tell Your Boss When You're Quitting...
Here's information on what to say when you quit your job in-person or write a resignation letter, as well as what you can expect to hear from your supervisor when you resign.
Resignation Letter Formatting Tips
This resignation letter format will give you an example of what to write in your resignation letter.
Telephone Tips and Strategies for Job Interviews
How to prepare for a telephone interview, interview tips and advice, interview questions and best answers, and how to follow up after interviewing by phone.
Accepting a Job Interview via Email? Check Out...
Example of a letter sent via email to accept and confirm a job interview.
10 Best Tips to Get Ready for a Job Interview
Tips and advice on how to prepare for an interview including tips for practice interviewing, what to wear and what to bring, and how to follow up.
How to Answer Interview Questions Being...
How to answer interview questions about whether you are successful and why.
Sample Cover Letter for Emails
Sample email cover letter message.
Resignation Email Samples and Templates
Review resignation email message examples and sample resignation announcements to use to resign from employment and to inform colleagues and clients that you are leaving your job.
How to Answer Interview Questions About Being...
How to answer the interview question: are you nice?
Customize Your Resume With This Template
Free resume template to compile the information to include on your resume, plus advice on formatting a resume and examples of each section.
Top 10 Highest Paying Careers for Women
There is a range of careers that bring in high salaries for women: health occupations, law, and management jobs are among the top money-making positions. Here are the top 10 best paid jobs for women.
Write the Best Student Recommendation Letter...
Student recommendation letters including reference letters, academic references, letters asking for a reference, and lists of references.
Best Answers for Administrative Job Interviews
Interview questions for administrative assistant and office position job interviews, sample answers and advice for acing an interview.
Men and Women's Dress Codes for Job Interviews
How to dress for a job interview, including appropriate attire for an interview for employment for men and women for both formal and casual job interviews.
Say Goodbye With This Professional Resignation...
Professional resignation letter sample to use to give notice when resigning from employment, plus more resignation letter examples and writing tips.
Top 10 Best Job Sites 2014
The best sites for finding job listings will help you find the most current job openings fast. Here are the top job sites and job search engines for 2014.
Top 10 Customizing Tips for a Resume
Top 10 resumes tips including choosing a resume format, customizing your resume, using resume keywords and more tips for writing winning resumes.
Cover Letter Sample for a Teaching Job
Sample cover letter example for a teaching / education job, plus more examples, and cover letter writing tips for teachers.
Cover Letter Sample for Multiple Jobs
Cover letter example applying for more than one job opening at the same company.
Top 10 Jobs You Can Land Without a Four Year...
Here are the top 10 jobs where you don't need a four year college degree to get hired, including salary information and how to get hired.
Job Application Cover Letter Samples
Types of cover letters, including application letters, inquiry letters, networking letters, referral letters, prospecting letters and more letters to apply for jobs, plus examples.
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