What do you do if you see a job advertisement but you don’t have all of the education or experience required? Do you apply anyway, and hope they won’t notice? If your work experience has been mainly in the retail industry, and you decide to apply for a computer programming position, in all likelihood, there will be more than enough qualified … [Read more...]
Tailoring your Cover Letter
There are three general types of cover letters: Application Letter: Used when applying for an advertised job opening Prospecting Letter: Used when applying or inquiring about potential positions Networking Letter: Used when introducing yourself and requesting information as you continue with your job search Application … [Read more...]
Is One Resume Enough?
Do you have one resume for all of your job applications or do you tailor your resume each time you apply for a new job? Every cover letter and resume should be tailored for the specific job for which you are applying. What do you look for? Education Criteria - Do you meet the required level? Is it asking for a certain level of education or … [Read more...]