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Resignation Letter Samples and Writing Tips
Review resignation letter samples for a variety of reasons for leaving a job. Here are resignation letter and email examples, templates, and writing tips.
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.
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.
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.
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.
How to Answer the Most Common Job 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 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 interview questions that are asked at a job interview, with examples of the best responses for each question and tips for answering.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 Answer Interview Questions About...
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Job Interview Question: What is Your Greatest...
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Skills to Include in Your Resume and Cover Letter
List of skills for resumes, cover letters, job interviews and employment, including examples of skills listed by occupation and general skills and keywords.
How to Respond to Job Interview Questions About...
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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.
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.
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.
How to Write 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.
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.
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.
Formatting Tips for Your Curriculum Vitae (CV)
How to format a curriculum vitae, including what to include in your CV and examples.
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.
Job Application Letter Examples
Job application letter formats, examples and templates, plus tips and advice on how to write letters to apply for jobs.
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.
Answering Interview Questions About Stress and...
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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 Answer Job Interview Questions About...
What is good customer service? Here are tips for responding, examples of the best answers, skills to mention, and more interview questions and answers.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
Sample Job Application Email Message
Sample job application email message. Page 3.
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.
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.
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.
Recommendation Letter Samples for Employment
Recommendation letters for employment examples including letters from employers and managers, personal reference letters and more recommendation letters.
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.
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.
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.
Letter of Interest Example for a Job
Sample letter of interest inquiring about job opportunities at a company, plus tips for how to write, format and send a letter of interest.
Phone Interview Questions and Answers
Phone Interview Questions and Answers: Interview questions that are ask during a telephone interview and sample answers.
Sample Letters for Unadvertised 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.
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.
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.
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.
Formal Resignation Letter Sample for Two Weeks...
Formal resignation letter example to use to give two weeks notice when resigning from employment, with writing tips and more letter and email examples.
Resignation Letter for When You Are Accepting a...
Resignation letter sample to use when you have been offered a new job opportunity, plus more resignation letter examples and writing tips.
Check Out These Great Resume Examples
100+ examples of the best resumes for jobs listed by type of job and resume, with templates, format options, and tips for writing a professional resume.
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.
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.
How to Answer the Trickiest Interview Questions
Are you smarter than an interviewer? If you review these 10 tricky job interview questions meant to trip you up, and the best answers, you will be.
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.
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.
How to Apply for Jobs via Email
When you are using email to apply for jobs, how you send your resume and cover letter is important. Here's how to submit job applications via email.
The 10 Best Reasons to Quit Your 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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
Avoid These Easy to Make Job Interview Mistakes
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 (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.
Answering Job Interview Questions About...
Here are interview questions related to your strengths, weaknesses, challenges, and accomplishments, along with examples of the best answers.
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.
High School Resume Examples and Writing Tips
Review tips for how to write a resume when you have little or no prior work experience, what to include on your resume, and high school resume examples and templates.
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.
Best Answers for Administrative Job Interviews
Interview questions for administrative assistant and office position job interviews, sample answers and advice for acing an interview.
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.
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.
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.
Reference Letter Template for Employment
Template to use to write a reference letter for employment.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sample Letter for Character Reference
Letter sample for character reference or personal letter of reference.
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.
Check Out the Top 10 Communication Skills...
The top 10 communication skills, examples of each of the skills, tips for how to communicate effectively, and more skills that will help you succeed.
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.
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.
Sample Thank You Letter to Follow Up on a Job...
Sample thank you letter to follow up after a job interview, plus more thank you letter email and note examples and writing tips.
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.
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.
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.
Should You Quit Without Notice? Here's How to...
It's typical to give two weeks notice when you're quitting, but there are circumstances when you may not be able to. Here are reasons not to give notice.
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.
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.
Best Answers for Job Interview Questions About...
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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.
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.
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.
Sample Resignation Email Message
Sample resignation email message. Page 8.
9 Things You Shouldn't Wear to 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.
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 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.
Best and Worst Excuses for Missing Work
Do you need to skip work, but don't have a good excuse? Here's a list of the best (and worst) reasons for not going to work.
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.
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 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.
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.
How to Write a Letter of Interest
Letter of interest example inquiring about opportunities at a company.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Email Reference Letter
Sample reference email. Job Searching. Page 7.
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.
Job Interview Email Interview Thank You Letters
Need to say thank you for a job interview? Here's what to include and how to send an email interview thank you message, plus examples to review.
Sample: How to Write an Employee Reference Letter
Do you need to write a reference letter for an employee? Here is a sample employment reference letter to review.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Networking Email Message
Sample email message to use for job search and career networking. Page 4.
Tips for Answering Job Interview Questions...
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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.
What You Need to Include in an Immediate...
Resignation letter sample to use when you are leaving a job immediately for personal reasons.
How to Answer Job Interview Question About...
Top job interview answers to the question how do you evaluate success?
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.
Email Cover Letter Sample
Sample email cover letter, plus advice on how to email a cover letter and resume.
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.
How to Write a Personal Reference Letter
Sample reference letter for a friend.
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.
Customize Your Curriculum Vitae (CV) With This...
This curriculum vitae template provides all the information you need to include in a CV.
Tips for Writing Employee Reference Letters
Do you need to write a reference letter for an employee? Here is a reference letter example for an employee.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
Farewell Letter Examples to Say Goodbye to...
Use these farewell letter and email message samples to say goodbye to co-workers, to thank them for the opportunity to work with them, and to let them know that you have accepted a new job, are retiring, or, in general, are moving on.
Example: How to Write a Sincere and Heartfelt...
This resignation letter example includes thanks and appreciation for the opportunities provided by the employer.
Email Message Format
Sample job search email messages including cover letters, thank you letters, resignation letters, and other sample formatted email messages. Page 7.
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.
What Is a Professional Reference?
A professional reference is a reference from a person who can vouch for your qualifications. Here's information on who to ask and how to provide a reference.
Resignation Letter with Less Than Two Weeks...
Example of a resignation letter asking to be able to resign without giving two weeks notice.

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