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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 Resignation Letters to Quit Your Job
Best resignation letter samples including basic and formal, two weeks notice, no notice, personal reasons, new job, retirement, and farewell letters.
100+ Free Professional Cover Letter Examples
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.
Use These Resignation Letter Samples to Quit...
What is a resignation letter, why to write one, what to include in your resignation letter, and samples of resignation letters and emails for quitting a job.
Curriculum Vitae (CV) Samples
Curriculum vitae examples and writing tips including samples and templates for US and international job seekers, and advice on how to format and write a CV.
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 writing it.
How to Answer the Most Common Job Interview...
Review the most common job interview questions that employers ask, examples of the best answers for each question, 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 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.
How to Write a Job Application Letter
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.
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.
Formatting Tips for Cover Letters
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.
100+ Resume Examples
More than 100 resume examples, samples and templates for different types of resumes, jobs and level of job seeker, plus writing and formatting tips.
How to Write a Great Cover Letter
How to write a great cover letter for a job, what to include, how to format a cover letter, the best length, and different types of cover letters with examples.
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.
What is Your Greatest Strength?
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What's the Difference Between a Resume and a...
Resume vs. Curriculum Vitae - a description of the difference between a resume and a CV, which to use, and advice for writing both.
Best Skills to Include in Your Resume
List of skills for resumes, cover letters, job interviews and employment, including examples of skills listed by occupation and general skills and keywords.
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.
Best Answers for Why Should We Hire You
Examples of the best answers to the job interview question why should we hire you, tips for responding, plus more interview questions with answers.
Best Answers for the Most Asked Interview...
Sample job interview questions listed by type of question and type of job, including answers for hundreds of the most common questions employers ask.
Tips for Answering Tell Me About Yourself at an...
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Best Answers for What is Your Greatest Weakness
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Immediate Resignation Letter Example for...
Resignation letter sample to use when you are leaving a job immediately for personal reasons.
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.
Formal Resignation Letter Sample
Resignation letter sample to use to formally resign from employment and provide official notice of your resignation, with tips for what to include.
Job Application Letter Examples
Job application letter formats, examples and templates, plus tips and advice on how to write letters to apply for jobs.
Best Tips 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.
Software Developer Cover Letter Example
Cover letter example for a software developer position with a matching resume, and more sample cover letters and resumes for job applications.
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 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 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.
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.
Customize Your Own Recommendation Letter With...
Recommendation letter template to use to write a letter of recommendation for employment or educational purposes, with writing tips and examples.
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.
Formatting Tips for Your Curriculum Vitae (CV)
How to format a curriculum vitae, CV format example, font style and size, CV length, and what should be in included in your curriculum vitae.
Job Interview Thank You Letter Examples
Thank you letter samples, and email message examples, for different types of job interviews and other employment, professional and business circumstances.
Best Answers for Administrative Job Interviews
Interview questions for administrative assistant and office position job interviews, sample answers and advice for acing an interview.
Tips for Writing an Interview Winning Resume
How to write a resume, include types of resumes, samples, tips, what to include and how to format your resume.
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.
Answering Interview Questions About Stress and...
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How to Write a Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Here's information on how to write a curriculum vitae, what to include in a CV, with examples and tips for writing effective curriculum vitae.
Best Interview Questions and Answers for...
Review these common manager interview questions and sample answers, so you are prepared to interview for a management position.
Formatted Sample Job Application Email Message
Sample job application email message. Page 3.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Reference Letter Template for Employment
Template to use to write a reference letter for employment or academics, with tips for what to include and how to write a reference letter.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
What to Write When You Have to Quit Your Job...
Sometimes circumstances are such that you need to quit via email. Here's how to resign from a job via email, with examples of resignation email messages.
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.
Formatting Tips for Email Cover Letters
This email cover letter format includes the information you need to include in a cover letter you send to apply for a job via email.
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.
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.
Sample Reference Letter for a Teacher
Sample reference letter for a teacher, with more reference letter examples, and tips for asking for and writing references for employment.
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.
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.
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.
Best Answers for Job Interview Questions About...
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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.
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.
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.
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.
Phone Interview Questions and Answers
Phone Interview Questions and Answers: Interview questions that are ask during a telephone interview and sample answers.
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.
Questions to Ask in a Job Interview (and What...
Best questions to ask an employer during a job interview, guidelines for what is appropriate to ask, and questions you shouldn't ask during 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.
Best Tips for Quitting Your Job
The best way to quit your job, including deciding when to quit, what to say and write, how much notice to give, and how to resign from a job gracefully.
Computer Skills for Resumes
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.
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.
Email Cover Letter Sample
Sample email cover letter, plus advice on how to email a cover letter and resume.
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.
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 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.
What You Can Do With a Biology Degree
Biology majors develop a myriad of analytic and problem solving skills, and there are just as many possible career choices for grads with a biology degree. Here's a list of the top 10 jobs for biology majors.
Check Out the Best Paid 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.
Tips for Sending a Sick Day Email Message
Sick day email message example to use to notify your supervisor that you are missing work, with advice on what to include and when to send your email message.
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.
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.
Check Out the Top 10 Best Job Sites for 2015
The top 10 job websites for 2015 include the best job boards and job search engines which provide job listings, career advice and networking for job seekers.
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 Letters Examples Listed by Type of Job
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.
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.
Resignation Letter for a Dream Job
Resignation letter sample to use when you have been offered your dream job and you can't turn down the offer.
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.
Sample Cover Letter for Entry Level Finance...
Sample cover letter for an entry level finance position, plus more examples of cover letters and resumes.
Character Reference Letter Example
Example of a character reference or personal letter of reference, as well as tips for requesting and writing reference letters.
Recommendation Letter Samples for Employment
Recommendation letters for employment examples including letters from employers and managers, personal reference letters and more recommendation letters.
Tips for Answering Job Interview Questions...
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How to Write a Strong Opening Sentence For a...
Examples of opening sentences to use when writing a cover letter, plus tips for how to start and what to include in each part of a cover letter for a job.
What Are You Passionate About?
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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.
List of Technical Skills
List of technical skills for resumes, cover letters and interviews, plus lists of general skills and keywords lists for job searching.
Changing Careers? This Sample Cover Letter Is...
Sample cover letter for someone looking for a career change, plus more cover letter examples and writing tips.
How to Write a Personal Reference Letter
Sample reference letter for a friend.
Answering Job Interview Questions About...
Here are interview questions related to your strengths, weaknesses, challenges, and accomplishments, along with examples of the best answers.
A - Z List of Job Titles
List of job titles for a variety of different occupations including listings by industry, type of job, occupation, career field and position level.
Best Way to Show a Job Interviewer That You Are...
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How to Answer "What Can You Contribute to This...
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How to Ask for a Reference Letter
These reference request samples, both written and email, include the best ways to phrase your request and request permission to use someone as a reference.
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.
Resignation Do's and Don'ts
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.
Top 10 Things Not to Say or Do If You're Fired
Review the top 10 things not to do or say when you have been fired, including what you should and shouldn't do to avoid making a difficult situation worse.
Simple Resignation Letter Sample
Simple letter of resignation sample to use to resign from employment, plus more resignation letters and email messages with writing advice.
Thank You Emails for Job Interviews
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.
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.
How to Resign From a Job for Personal Reasons
Tips and advice for how to resign from a job for personal reasons, including what to tell your boss and sample resignation letters and email messages.
Cover Letter Salutation Examples
When you're writing a cover letter, it's important to include a salutation at the beginning of your letter. Here are examples of cover letter salutations.
5 Greetings for Job Letters
When addressing correspondence it is important to use an appropriate salutation for the type of letter you are sending. Here are the best greetings to use.
Sample Recommendation Letter for a Promotion
This sample recommendation letter for a promotion is written by a manager and provides information on why the employee is qualified for a promotion. It can be sent via email or as a written letter.
Tips for Sending Email Cover Letters
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.
Do You Have to Give Two Weeks Notice?
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.
Prepare for a Second Interview with These...
Questions employers ask during a second interview, plus sample answers for the questions you will be asked during a second job interview.
How to Answer Interview Questions About...
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Best Options for Addressing Email Cover Letters
When you are sending an email cover letter it is important to include a subject line and your signature. Here are tips on how to address an email cover letter.
Free Microsoft Word Cover Letter Templates
Free Microsoft Word cover letter templates are available for Microsoft Word users. Here's how to download and use these templates to write your own letter.
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.
How to Write a Letter of Interest
Letter of interest sample inquiring about opportunities at a company, with tips for what to include in your letter.
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.
How to Resign From Your Job Gracefully
When you resign from your job, it's important to resign gracefully and professionally. Here are tips and advice for quitting a job with class.
Chronological Resume Example for a Retail...
Resume sample (chronological resume) for a retail position, plus more resume examples and writing tips.
Email Message Format
Sample job search email messages including cover letters, thank you letters, resignation letters, and other sample formatted email messages. Page 7.
Tips for Emailing a Resume to an Employer
Advice and tips for how to email a resume, including which file format to use, what to include in the message, how to attach a file and send your email.
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.
Sample Email Cover Letter With Resume Enclosed
Sample email cover letter with resume included, plus more cover letter examples and tips for emailing cover letters to employers.
Writing a Letter of Interest? Check Out This...
Sample letter of interest or prospecting letter inquiring about opportunities at a company.
Teacher Interview Questions and Best Answers
Teacher job interview questions, examples of the best answers, tips and advice for how to respond, skills to mention, and questions to ask your interviewer.
How to Say Goodbye When You Leave Your Job
What's the best way to say goodbye when you leave your job? The first step is to let your boss know that you're resigning, then say farewell to your co-workers.
Sample Cover Letter for Emails
Sample email cover letter message.
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.
How to Write Interview Winning Cover Letters...
Guide to effective resume and cover letter writing, plus thank you letters and other job search correspondence, including samples and 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: 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.
Men's and Women's Dress Codes for Job Interviews
How to dress for a job interview, including appropriate attire for an interview for employment for men and women for both formal and casual job interviews.
The Best Way to Introduce Yourself at a Job...
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.
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.

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