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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.
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.
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.
Sample Resignation Letter for Quitting Your Job
Here's a sample resignation letter you can use when you are quitting your job, including what to include in a resignation letter and tips for resigning.
Resume Examples for Over 100 Jobs
More than 100 resume examples, samples and templates for different types of resumes, jobs and level of job seeker, plus writing and formatting tips.
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.
Top 10 Interview Questions and Best Answers
Here are the top 10 most common interview questions that are asked at job interviews, with examples of the best answers and tips for how to respond.
How to Answer Interview Questions About...
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How to Respond to Job Interview Questions About...
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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.
Job Interview Question: What is Your Greatest...
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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 examples of the best answers, and tips for how to respond.
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.
Formal Resignation Letter Sample
Resignation letter sample to use to formally resign from employment.
Letter of Recommendation Writing Tips and...
Here are examples of different types of letter of recommendations, academic, employment, character, and personal recommendations, plus writing tips.
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.
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.
Formatting Tips for Your Curriculum Vitae (CV)
How to format a curriculum vitae, including what to include in your CV and examples.
Tips and Advice for Writing a Resignation Letter
When writing a resignation letter, it's important to keep it as as short and simple as possible. Here's how to write a resignation letter, plus examples.
Formatting Tips for Your Resume
How to choose the best resume format, sample resume formats, formatting tips and advice, resume writing guidelines, and resume examples and templates.
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 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.
Questions to Ask in a Job Interview (and What...
Interview questions to ask the employer, as well as questions you shouldn't ask an interviewer during a job interview.
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.
Answering Job Interview Questions About Stress...
Top job interview answers to the question how do you handle stress or pressure.
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.
List of Minimum Wage Rates for 2015
Here is a list of the current federal minimum wage and the rates for each state for 2015, as well as future scheduled increases in minimum wage.
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.
Tips for Writing Letters of Recommendation for...
How to write a letter of recommendation, including what to include in each section of the letter, how to send it, and sample letters of recommendation.
Simple Resignation Letter Sample
Letter of resignation letter sample to use to resign from employment.
Job Interview Questions With Sample Answers
Job interview questions with answers, including common interview questions, tough interview questions, and the best responses for many interview questions.
What Is a Resignation Letter?
A resignation letter formally advises your employer that you are leaving your job. Here's information on what is included in a resignation letter.
Job Interview Thank You Letters
Thank you letter samples, and email message examples, for different types of job interviews and other employment, professional and business circumstances.
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.
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.
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.
Resignation Letter Sample for Two Weeks Notice
Formal resignation letter example to use to give two weeks notice when resigning from employment.
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.
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.
9 Things You Shouldn't Wear on a Job Interview
A big part of getting a job is making a good first impression, and a big part of making a good first impression is how you dress. Here's what not to wear on a job interview.
Job Interview Email Thank You Example
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.
Answering Job Interview Questions About...
Here are interview questions related to your strengths, weaknesses, challenges, and accomplishments, along with examples of answers.
How to Answer Job Interview Questions About...
Best answers for the job interview question tell me about yourself, plus more job interview questions and answers.
Resume and Cover Letter Examples
Resume, curriculum vitae, cover letter and more letter and email samples for job searching, plus templates and formats for employment letters.
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.
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.
Personal Recommendation Letter Samples
Here are examples of character and personal recommendation letters for a variety of circumstances, plus tips for requesting and writing references.
Job Application Sample Letter
Sample letter of application to use to apply for a job, plus more sample letters and writing tips.
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.
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.
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.
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.
10 Women's Interview Outfits That Will Make You...
These interview outfits for women will show you how to make the best interview impression. Here's what to wear to a job interview for women.
Phone Interview Questions and Answers
Phone Interview Questions and Answers: Interview questions that are ask during a telephone interview and sample answers.
Resignation Letter Sample for Personal Reasons
Resignation letter sample to use to notify your employer that you are leaving a job for personal reasons.
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.
Sample Job Application Email Message
Sample job application email message. Page 3.
How to Describe Yourself on a Job Interview
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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.
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.
Options for Addressing Your Cover Letter
Options for how to address a cover letter when you don't have the name of a contact person at a company.
Sample Reference Letter for a Teacher
Sample reference letter for a teacher.
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.
25 Things Never to Say During a Job Interview
Before you go to a job interview, review 25 things you should never say during the interview if you want to secure a second interview or a job offer.
Resume Sample - High School - No Experience
Resume sample for a first resume for a high school student.
How to Properly Resign by Email (If You Must)
Resignation email letter sample to use to resign from employment.
Tell Me Something About Yourself That's Not on...
Tips and advice for responding to interview questions about information that is not on your resume, with examples of the best answers.
Customize Your Curriculum Vitae (CV) With This...
This curriculum vitae template provides all the information you need to include in a CV.
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.
Microsoft Word Curriculum Vitae (CV) Templates
Microsoft curriculum vitae (CV) templates are available as a free download for Microsoft Word users. Here's how to download and use these templates.
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.
How to Answer Job Interview Question About...
Top job interview answers to the question how do you evaluate success?
Resignation Letter for When You Are Accepting a...
Resignation letter sample to use when you have been offered a new job opportunity.
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.
Recommendation Letter Samples for Employment
Recommendation letters for employment examples including letters from employers and managers, personal reference letters and more recommendation letters.
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.
Tips for Answering Interview Questions About...
How to answer interview questions about how you handle failure, with examples of the best answers, plus more job interview questions and answers.
Sample Letter for Character Reference
Letter sample for character reference or personal letter of reference.
Accepting a Job Interview via Email? Check Out...
Example of a letter sent via email to accept and confirm a job interview.
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.
Write the Best Student Recommendation Letter...
Student recommendation letter samples including reference letters, academic references, letters asking for a reference, and lists of references.
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.
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.
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.
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.
6 Easy Steps for Emailing a Resume and Cover...
When you apply for jobs via email, you may need to send your resume and cover letter as an attachment. Here's how to email your resume and cover letter.
Letter of Interest Example for Employers
Sample letter of interest inquiring about opportunities at a company, plus tips for how to write a letter of interest.
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.
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.
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..
How to Apply for Jobs via Email
When you are using email to apply for jobs, it's important to apply correctly when sending a resume and cover letter. Here's how to submit job applications via email.
Reference Letter Template for Employment
Template to use to write a reference letter for employment.
Sample Thank You Letter to Follow Up on a Job...
Sample thank you letter to follow up after a job interview.
Top 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.
Targeted Cover Letter Sample
Targeted cover letter example that matches the applicant's skills to the job requirements.
Tips for Quitting 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 Samples for College Students and Graduates
Resume examples and templates for college students and graduates applying for internships, summer jobs and full-time positions, with resume writing tips.
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.
16 Types of Academic Recommendation Letters
Academic recommendation letter examples including college recommendation letters, letters for students, letters from teachers, letters for teachers and other academic letters of recommendation.
List of Weaknesses for Job Interviews
List of weaknesses to mention in job interviews, examples of how to describe them, and tips for discussing your weaknesses with hiring managers.
Best Answers for Job Interview Questions About...
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Top 10 Communication Skills
The top 10 communication skills that will make you stand out in today's job market.
What You Should Include in a Resume Skills...
The skills section of your resume includes your abilities that are related to the job you are applying for. Here's what to include in a resume skills section.
Best Answers for Administrative Job Interviews
Interview questions for administrative assistant and office position job interviews, sample answers and advice for acing an interview.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tips for Requesting and Writing Character...
How to use a character reference (personal reference) in addition to or as an alternative to employment reference letters, plus sample letters and emails.
28 Behavioral Job Interview Questions
Review examples of behavioral interview questions commonly asked by employers, plus tips on how to respond and how to prepare for a behavioral interview.
Professional Layout Sample for Cover Letter
Cover letter layout example to use when writing a cover letter to send with a resume.
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.
Top 10 Best Interview Questions to 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.
How to Format a Reference Letter
Information on the format to use when writing a reference letter, what to include in your letter and sample reference and recommendation letters.
Email Cover Letter Sample
Sample email cover letter, plus advice on how to email a cover letter and resume.
Sample Letter to Say Goodbye to Co-Workers
Example of a farewell letter to send to say goodbye to co-workers, plus tips for the best way to say goodbye, and how to keep in touch with colleagues.
Character Reference Letter for a Mother's Helper
Sample letter providing a character reference, plus more reference letter examples and advice on how to request and write references.
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.
What Should an Email Job Application Letter...
Sample email job application letter to use to apply for a job.
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.
Email Reference Letter
Sample reference email. Job Searching. Page 7.
Free Examples of Professional Cover Letters for...
Here are free examples of professionally written cover letters to send with a resume for a variety of types of job applications and employment inquiries.
List of Strengths for Resumes, Cover Letters...
List of strengths for resumes, cover letters, and job interviews, examples of how to use them, and tips for discussing your strengths with employers.
Writing an Internship Cover Letter? This Sample...
Sample cover letter for an internship position.
10 Common Interview Mistakes You Should Avoid
What shouldn't you do when interviewing? Here are the top 10 most common interview mistakes, and errors an applicant can make and how to avoid them.
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.
Top 10 Jobs for Computer Sciences Majors
Computer science careers require technical expertise, creative thinking, and a sharp attention to detail. Here are the top 10 jobs for computer science majors.
Interview Question: Do You Work Well With Others?
How to answer interview questions about how well you work with people, plus examples of the best ways to respond to these types of questions.
Writing a Resignation Letter? Check Out This...
This employee resignation letter provides advance notice to the company that you are resigning.
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.
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.
Sample Cover Letter for Emails
Sample email cover letter message.
Resignation Letter Formatting Tips
This resignation letter format will give you an example of what to write in your resignation letter.
Sample Thank You Email for Following Up After...
Sample thank you letter email message to send after a phone interview, plus more examples and writing tips.
Cover Letter Formatting Tips
A cover letter should include three sections: why you are writing, what you have to offer, and how you will follow up. Here's how to format a cover letter.
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.
What to Say When You Have to Quit Your Job via...
Sometimes circumstances are such that using email to quit your job is unavoidable. Here's how to quit a job via email.
Tips for Using To Whom It May Concern
To Whom It May Concern is a letter salutation that is used in business correspondence when you don't have a specific person to whom you are writing.
Reference Letters Examples: A - Z
Reference letter and email message examples including academic recommendations, business reference letters, personal and professional references, and employment related references.

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