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A cover letter and resume are critical to securing your first job. Understanding how to have a clear, concise, and targeted resume and cover letter will help ensure you represent yourself in a professional and competitive light. If you keep scrolling, you will find resumes and cover letter samples to help you craft your own documents.

How to write a cover letter in 5 minutes, says Harvard career expert: ‘It’s professional Mad Libs’

Published Wed, Mar 29, 2023 10:21 AM EDT
Source: Envato Elements

Cover letters can be tedious. They’re less formulaic than a resume, more freeform like an essay, and for those who struggle with writing in general, can feel …

By Curt McPhail
Curt McPhail Executive Director
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Should I Put My Pronouns on My Resume? Ask the “Queer Career Coach”

While we now use online job boards and Zoom meetings in place of classified ads and formal handshakes, one thing remains the same: A good resume can speak volumes about you, before you even open your mouth. Your resume is …

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