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Résumé Writing

The résumé and cover letter are your marketing tools; make the most of them.
Discover the techniques that will make you stand out on paper.

Some Useful Tips

  1. Tailor the cover letter to the position for which you are applying.
  2. Choose the right type of résumé.
  3. Tailor the content to the requirements of the position for which you are applying.
  4. Highlight your strengths and skills set.
  5. List your achievements.
  6. Avoid the first-person narrative; use action verbs.
  7. Proofread your presentation tools.
  8. Follow up, always.


Useful Tools


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