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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.
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.
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 Frequently Asked...
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.
Job Interview Question: What is Your Greatest...
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How to Answer Interview Questions About...
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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.
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.
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.
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 examples of each.
Brief and Focused Resignation Letter Sample
Letter of resignation sample to formally inform your employer that you are resigning.
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.
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.
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.
How to Respond to Job Interview Questions About...
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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.
How to Answer Interview Questions About Why You...
Don't know how to answer the interview question why were are you leaving your job or why did you leave your job? These suggested interview answers with help you prepare to answer the question.
How to Convince Employers You Are the Best Job...
Top job interview answers to the question why should we hire you, plus more interview questions with best answers.
Best Answers for the Top 50 Interview Questions
Review the top 50 interview questions asked by employers, as well as sample answers for each question on the list.
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.
Resignation Letter Sample for Personal Reasons
Resignation letter sample to use to notify your employer that you are leaving a job for personal reasons.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Simple Resignation Letter Sample
Letter of resignation letter sample to use to resign from employment.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Phone Interview Questions and Answers
Phone Interview Questions and Answers: Interview questions that are ask during a telephone interview and sample answers.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 for When You Are Accepting a...
Resignation letter sample to use when you have been offered a new job opportunity.
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.
Example of a First Resume for a High School...
Resume sample for a first resume for a high school student with no experience, plus more resume examples and first resume writing tips.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Answering Job Interview Questions About...
Here are interview questions related to your strengths, weaknesses, challenges, and accomplishments, along with examples of answers.
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.
Sample Job Application Email Message
Sample job application email message. Page 3.
Resignation Letter Sample for Two Weeks Notice
Formal resignation letter example to use to give two weeks notice when resigning from employment.
Sample Reference Letter for a Teacher
Sample reference letter for a teacher.
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.
Top 10 Communication Skills
The top 10 communication skills that will make you stand out in today's job market.
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 Properly Resign by Email (If You Must)
Resignation email letter sample to use to resign from employment.
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.
Accepting a Job Interview via Email? Check Out...
Example of a letter sent via email to accept and confirm a job interview.
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.
Check Out the Best Resume Examples
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.
Recommendation Letter Samples for Employment
Recommendation letters for employment examples including letters from employers and managers, personal reference letters and more recommendation letters.
How to Answer Job Interview Question About...
Top job interview answers to the question how do you evaluate success?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Sample Letter for Character Reference
Letter sample for character reference or personal letter of reference.
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.
Sample Thank You Letter to Follow Up on a Job...
Sample thank you letter to follow up after a job 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 in-person or write a resignation letter, as well as what you can expect to hear from your supervisor when you resign.
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 (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.
Resignation Letter Formatting Tips
This resignation letter format will give you an example of what to write in your resignation letter.
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.
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.
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.
Customize Your Curriculum Vitae (CV) With This...
This curriculum vitae template provides all the information you need to include in a CV.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Reference Letter Template for Employment
Template to use to write a reference letter for employment.
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.
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 Should an Email Job Application Letter...
Sample email job application letter to use to apply for a job.
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 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.
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.
How to Describe Yourself on a Job Interview
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 15 Best Paid Hourly Jobs
Some people think hourly jobs pay less that salaried positions, but that's not always the case. Here are the top 15 highest paying popular hourly jobs.
Job Application Sample Letter
Sample letter of application to use to apply for a job, plus more sample letters and writing tips.
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.
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.
Write the Best Student Recommendation Letter...
Student recommendation letter samples including reference letters, academic references, letters asking for a reference, and lists of references.
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.
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.
Email Cover Letter Sample
Sample email cover letter, plus advice on how to email a cover letter and resume.
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.
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.
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.
Top 10 Microsoft Word Resume and Letter Templates
Free Microsoft Word templates are available for resumes, cover letters, resignation letters, reference letters, and more. Here's how to download and use the templates.
Best Answers for Job Interview Questions About...
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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.
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.
Avoid These Common 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 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.
Email Message Format
Sample job search email messages including cover letters, thank you letters, resignation letters, and other sample formatted email messages. Page 7.
Write a 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 10 Jobs for Biology Majors
Biological technicians work in laboratories, systematically carrying out various research studies, and calculating and documenting the results.
What You Need to Include in an Immediate...
Resignation letter sample to use when you are leaving a job immediately for personal reasons.
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.
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.
Sample Cover Letter for Emails
Sample email cover letter message.
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.
Different Types of Resumes With Examples
There are several different types of resumes. Here's information on chronological, functional, combination, and targeted resumes with examples.
Email Reference Letter
Sample reference email. Job Searching. Page 7.
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.
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.
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.

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