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The Almighty Resume Keyword

Guess what.  Finding industry keywords is not rocket science. It’s actually quite easy to find them AND just as simple to use them in your resume, cover letter, and LinkedIn profile. 227 more words

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2015 Networking Tips #3

You know you need to network to be successful in your job search.  You’ve had informative informational interviews.  You’ve identified contacts in your target companies and in your field of interest.  429 more words


Graduation Approaching...

In preparation for my scarily close graduation, I’ve redone my CV, business cards and portfolio. I sent my application off for my first job, Junior Creative Hotshot, which potentially looks very exciting. 101 more words


Signs Of A Successful Person

Back in late 2014, one of my co-workers shared with me that she had been applying for internal jobs in our organization, hoping to move from the ranks of permanent part-time to permanent full-time. 899 more words

Job Search Advice

The First Rule of Cover Letters

The first rule of Cover Letters:

It’s SINGLE purpose is to get an employer interested in your CV.

It is the first impression (apart from your email address) that an employer has of you. 672 more words

Articles For Professionals

How to write the perfect cover letter

Writing a cover letter might seem like a daunting exercise – how to summarise how perfectly suited you are to a job on one page?! – but this quick checklist will help your CV get to the top of the pile. 415 more words

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Cover Letter Crazy

I whipped up a cover letter and resume today.
And by “whipped up”, I mean that I spent three hours creating them, and another hour tweaking and over-analysing the wording. 124 more words