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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.
Check Out the Best Paid Popular Hourly Jobs
Some people think hourly jobs pay less than salaried positions, but that's not always the case. Here are the top 15 highest paying popular hourly jobs.
Best Resignation Letter Examples
Resignation letter samples including basic and formal, two weeks notice, no notice, short notice, personal reasons, new job, retirement, and farewell letters.
Top 10 Best Paid Part-Time Jobs
Interested in working part-time? Check out this list of the top 10 part-time jobs, based on high pay and the number of available job openings.
100+ Cover Letter Examples for Resumes
More than 100 cover letter samples, examples and templates for different types of cover letters, jobs and job seekers, plus writing, email and format tips.
What to Wear to an Interview for Women
These interview outfits for women will show you how to make the best impression during a job interview. Here's what to wear to a job interview for women.
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.
Best Answers for the Most Asked Interview...
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.
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.
Best Answers for the Top 10 Interview Questions
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.
Top 10 Unexpectedly High-Paying Jobs
There are several classic professions that correlate with high pay, but there are other jobs that pay well. Here are the top 10 unexpectedly best paid jobs.
Check Out These Interesting and Weird Jobs
From the crazy to the cool, the serious to the silly, there are tons of ways to make money that you might never have heard of. Here are the top 15 most unique, weird and interesting jobs.
Brief and Focused Resignation Letter Sample
Letter of resignation sample to formally inform your employer that you are resigning, plus more resignation letter examples and tips for sending and writing.
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.
Top 10 Jobs You Can Land Without a Four-Year...
Here are the top 10 jobs for which you don't need a four-year college degree to get hired, including salary information and how to get hired.
33 Curriculum Vitae (CV) Samples
Curriculum vitae examples including samples and templates for US and international job seekers, plus advice on how to format and write a CV.
Top 10 Jobs for Biology Majors
Biology majors develop a myriad of analytic and problem solving skills, and there are just as many possible career choices. Here's a list of the top 10 jobs for biology majors.
The Most Common Interview Mistakes to 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.
Top 10 Jobs for Computer Science 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.
100+ Resume Examples Listed by Type, Format and...
More than 100 resume examples, samples and templates for different types of resumes, jobs and level of job seeker, plus writing and formatting tips.
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.
Formal Resignation Letter Sample
Resignation letter sample to use to formally resign from employment, plus more resignation letter examples and writing tips.
How to Write a Great 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 examples of each.
How to Respond to Job Interview Questions About...
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Best Job Interview Hairstyles for Women
What's the best way to style your hair for a job interview? Here's a selection of the best hairstyles for long, short and medium length hair.
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 Question: What is Your Greatest...
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How to Answer Interview Questions About...
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Check Out the Best Cover Letter Examples
A - Z list of the best cover letter examples for a variety of types of jobs, and type of letter, to use to get ideas for your own job search correspondence.
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.
Best Skills for Resumes and Cover Letters
List of skills for resumes, cover letters, job interviews and employment including examples of skills listed by occupation and general skills and keywords.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
15 Things to Do After College Instead of...
Here are the top 15 things to do after college instead of a real job while still having quality experiences to list on your resume.
How to Convince Employers You Are the Best...
Examples of the best answers to the job interview question why should we hire you, tips for responding, plus more interview questions with answers.
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.
How to Answer Interview Questions About Why You...
How to answer the interview question why are you leaving your job or why did you leave your job, with tips for responding and examples of the best answers.
Formatting Tips for Your Curriculum Vitae (CV)
How to format a curriculum vitae, including what to include in your CV and examples.
Job Application Letter Examples
Job application letter formats, examples and templates, plus tips and advice on how to write letters to apply for jobs.
Write a Great Cover Letter in 5 Easy Steps
Follow these 5 easy steps to write a successful cover letter for a job, include how to draft, write, and send or upload a cover letter for a resume.
Top 20 Job Interview Questions and 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.
Resignation Letter Sample for Personal Reasons
Resignation letter sample to use to notify your employer that you are leaving a job for personal reasons, plus more letter examples and writing tips.
Sample Objective Statements for Your Resume
Resume objective examples to use when resume writing, how to customize your objective so it is targeted to the job you are applying for, and writing tips.
Top 10 Highest Paying Careers for Women
There is a range of careers and types of jobs that bring in high salaries for women. Here are the top 10 best paid jobs for women.
Interview Outfits for Men
Men's fashion is relatively basic, and it's easy to put together an interview outfit that is stylish and professional. Here's what to wear to a job interview for men.
Top 10 Jobs for Economics Majors
From marketing and finance, to public policy and journalism, there are a variety of fields open to the economics major. Here are the top 10 jobs.
Simple Resignation Letter Sample
Letter of resignation letter sample to use to resign from employment, plus more resignation letters and email messages with writing advice.
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.
Stylish Job Interview Outfits for Women
You don't have to be a fashionista to put together a stylish, modern interview wardrobe. Here are some tips on stylish job interview outfits for women.
Answering Interview Questions About Stress and...
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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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Top 10 Jobs You Can Work From Anywhere
There are many different types of jobs available to work on a remote basis. Here's ten of the best remote jobs, including tips on how to work remotely.
How to Properly Resign by Email (If You Must)
Resignation email letter example to use to resign from employment, plus information on what to write and how to quit by sending an email message.
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.
Questions to Ask in a Job Interview (and What...
Questions to ask an employer during a job interview, tips for what to say, and questions you shouldn't ask an interviewer during a job interview.
Sample Job Application Email Message
Sample job application email message. Page 3.
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.
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.
What to Wear for a Summer Job Interview
Here's what to wear for a summer job interview, including interview attire for male and female job applicants, how to accessorize, and what to bring.
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.
First Resume Example for a High School Student
Example of a first resume for a high school student with no experience, plus more resume examples and first resume writing tips.
Phone Interview Questions and Answers
Phone Interview Questions and Answers: Interview questions that are ask during a telephone interview and sample answers.
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.
Recommendation Letter Samples for Employment
Recommendation letters for employment examples including letters from employers and managers, personal reference letters and more recommendation letters.
Resignation Letter for When You Are Accepting a...
Resignation letter sample to use when you have been offered a new job opportunity.
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.
Accepting a Job Interview via Email? Check Out...
Example of a letter sent via email to accept and confirm a job interview, plus tips and advice for confirming an interview.
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.
Resignation Letter Sample for Two Weeks Notice
Formal resignation letter example to use to give two weeks notice when resigning from employment, with writing tips and more letter and email examples.
Best Answers for the Top 50 Interview Questions
Review the top 50 interview questions asked by employers, as well as examples of the best answers for each question on the list.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Check Out These Great Resume Examples
Best Resume Examples A - Z List: Review 100+ resume examples listed by type of job and type of resume to get ideas for writing your own resume.
Helpful Tips for an Online Job Search
Before you start applying for jobs online it's important to prepare to complete online job applications and to gather all the information you'll need to apply.
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.
Letter of Interest Example for Employers
Sample letter of interest inquiring about opportunities at a company, plus tips for how to write and send a letter of interest.
Answering Job Interview Questions About...
Here are interview questions related to your strengths, weaknesses, challenges, and accomplishments, along with examples of the best answers.
I Quit! How to Resign 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.
Resignation Email Samples and Templates
Resignation email message examples and announcements to use to resign from employment and to inform colleagues and clients that you are leaving your job.
Do I Get Paid Extra For Working on a Holiday?
Information on requirements for working on a holiday, getting paid for working on a holiday, and holiday time off from work.
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.
Top 15 Dream Jobs for Kids
Here is a list of the top 15 kids' dream jobs, and their average salaries. Does your childhood dream job make the list? Is your current job on the list?
How to Answer Job Interview Questions About...
Best job interview answers to the question: What are your goals for the future? Also tips for how to answer and more interview questions and answers.
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.
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 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.
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.
Best Answers for Administrative Job Interviews
Interview questions for administrative assistant and office position job interviews, sample answers and advice for acing an interview.
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.
What to Tell Your Boss When You're Quitting...
Here's information on what to say when you quit your job, including how to tell your employer, how to respond to questions, and how to prepare to quit a job.
How (and How Not) to Resign From a Job
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.
Tips for Answering Tell Me About Yourself
Tips for answering the job interview question tell me about yourself using your unique selling proposition (USP), plus answers for interview questions.
Check Out the Top 10 Communication Skills...
The top 10 communication skills that will help you stand out in today's job market, examples of these skills, and more skills that will help you get hired.
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, including the salutations preferred by employers.
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.
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.
The 10 Best Reasons to Quit Your Current Job
Not sure what to say when you quit your job? Here are ten good reasons for quitting your job, plus advice on what to say when you quit and how to give notice.
What Should an Email Job Application Letter...
Sample email job application letter to use to apply for a job, plus more job application letter examples and writing tips.
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.
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.
Holidays, Paid Holidays and Holiday Pay
Information on holidays provided by the federal government and private sector employers. Includes a list of holidays and information on holiday pay.
Best Answers for Job Interview Questions About...
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Resignation Letter Formatting Tips
This resignation letter format will give you an outline of what to write in your resignation letter, with resignation letter examples and writing tips.
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 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.
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 10 Best Questions to Ask an Employer at 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.
Sample Letter for Character Reference
Letter sample for character reference or personal letter of reference.
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.
Reference Letter Template for Employment
Template to use to write a reference letter for employment.
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.
How to Look Sharp for a Retail Job Interview
What to wear for a retail job interview, including major retailers, department stores, designer stores, department stores, and jewelry stores.
What You Need to Include in an Immediate...
Resignation letter sample to use when you are leaving a job immediately for personal reasons.
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.
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.
Customize Your Curriculum Vitae (CV) With This...
This curriculum vitae template provides all the information you need to include in a CV.
Writing a Resignation Letter? Check Out This...
This employee resignation letter provides advance notice to the company that you are resigning.
Should You Quit Without Notice? Here's How to...
It's standard practice to give two weeks notice when you're quitting a job, but there are circumstances when you may not be able to give advance notice. Here are reasons not to give notice.
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.
How to Describe Yourself on a Job Interview
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How to Write a Letter of Interest
Letter of interest example inquiring about opportunities at a company.
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.
How to End a Letter (With Closing Examples)
When you send a letter or email message, it's important to end your letter with a polite closing. Here is how to end a letter, with closing examples.
Sample Resignation Email Message
Sample resignation email message. Page 8.
Networking Email Message
Sample email message to use for job search and career networking. Page 4.
What is Two Weeks Notice?
Giving two weeks notice is the standard practice when resigning from a job. Here's information on when to give notice to your employer and how to resign.
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.
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.
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.
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 Message Format
Sample job search email messages including cover letters, thank you letters, resignation letters, and other sample formatted email messages. Page 7.
Nurse Interview Questions and Answers
Here are questions that are asked during a nurse job interview, sample answers and advice for acing a nursing job interview.
Top 10 Soft Skills for Customer Service Jobs
The top 10 customer service soft skills for resumes, cover letters, job applications and interviews. Emphasize these top in-demand skills to get hired.
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.
13 Ways to Close a Business Letter
When you're writing a business letter or sending an email message it's important to close your letter in a professional manner. Here's how.
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.

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