Writing a Cover Letter That Matches a Job Description

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By Alison Doyle Updated July 22, 2016 What does it take for your resume and cover letter to make an impact when an employer may have received hundreds of resumes for the position you applied for? Employers can receive a tremendous amount of resumes for every position they advertise. It may seem like an almost impossible task… read more

Teamwork Skills for Resumes, Cover Letters, and Interviews

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By Alison Doyle Employers expect employees to be team players. Teamwork is required for almost every industry, ranging from business services to information technology to food services. Regardless of your job, you need to be able to work well with others. Here’s a list of teamwork skills that employers are looking for in resumes, cover letters, job applications… read more

Top 7 Tips for Writing a Kick-Ass Cover Letter

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Posted by Pamela Skillingson Once you have researched employment opportunities, made a list of positions you would like to apply for, and perfected your resume, the next step is fine-tuning your cover letter before sending it to prospective employers. Cover letters provide the opportunity to elaborate on job skills and past employment experiences listed on… read more

Employers give tips on how to write a great cover letter

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By CareerBuilder EMPLOYERS TALKED TO US ABOUT WHAT THEY THINK MAKES A COVER LETTER EYE-CATCHING. Is a well-prepared resume enough to convince potential employers that you should be called in for an interview? Don’t be too sure. Not including a cover letter with your resume — even when you submitted it online — is passing… read more