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This is a comprehensive checklist containing vital resume points that should be included on any winning resume. This resume syllabus is designed to help job seekers of all backgrounds and all career levels to guarantee that their resumes are formatted correctly and contain all of the information required by human resource professionals. This “must-do” list is your employment life vest so download as many copies as you need to ensure you are prepared for any job application.
Cover letters are particularly important as they set the tone of the entire application process. Writing an effective cover letter doesn’t have to be challenging if a few simple guidelines are taken into consideration beforehand. Knowing what to include, where to included it and how to format the essential information of a cover letter will have a positive impact on any job application. Save the Resume Genius checklist to make sure you have all the right boxes checked.
Thank you letters are a critical but often overlooked aspect of the job application process. Many people think that if they got the job sending a thank you letter is just a formality, and if they didn’t get the job that it is unnecessary. This could be no further from the truth, in fact, sending a thank you letter after a successful interview increases an employers perception of you exponentially and increases position in negotiating contracts or salary.
Even if the initial interview is unsuccessful a well written thank you letter may put you next in line should a new position open, or perhaps even get you recommended to a different contact of the initial employer. Regardless of the situation, a good thank you letter is a must have for any job applicant.
Learn everything required to prepare for an interview with the help of the Resume Genius interview preparation guide below. Completing a resume is just one part of successfully gaining employment. In addition to composing a quality resume, every job seeker must also take into consideration the importance of interview preparation. The key to excelling in an interview situation is confidence, and the best way to maximize confidence levels is to feel fully prepared. Download this list to guarantee preparedness and absolute confidence during your next interview.