Your application documents are opportunities to articulate and market your strengths to prospective employers in an attractive and compelling way. The most effective materials relay your unique background and its relationship to professional opportunities of interest to you.
A resume is a document that markets your professional skills and accomplishments to a prospective employer. Your resume should change to meet requirements of different positions and should be updated as you gain experiences. Your finished document should help you stand out from other applicants. Start creating now!
A cover letter is an opportunity to communicate your unique qualifications for a specific position to an employer. It should connect the dots between what an employer is seeking and your experiences. Start writing now.
You have applied for a position – now what? Follow the steps outlined here to follow up on your applications.