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Does anyone actually read cover letters?

Resumes & cover letters 10 March 2017

Is it worth writing cover letters anymore? YES. We asked recruiters if they read cover letters and the answer isn’t only “yes”. It’s that a great cover letter can really boost your chances… Read more

Does anyone actually read cover letters?

Does anyone actually read cover letters?

Resumes & cover letters 10 March 2017

The resume litmus test

Resumes & cover letters 16 February 2017

Ever wondered what employers really think when they read your resume? Litmus tests are traditionally used in chemistry, to test the acidity or alkalinity of a solution but one can put… Read more

The resume litmus test

Resumes & cover letters 16 February 2017

How to summarise 2 to 30+ years’ experience in your resume

Resumes & cover letters 10 November 2016

Whether you’re new to the workforce or have decades of experience under your belt, writing your resume to reflect your level of experience is a skill that needs frequent consideration.… Read more

How to summarise 2 to 30+ years’ experience in your resume

Resumes & cover letters 10 November 2016

How to tailor your cover letter to the job

Resumes & cover letters 20 October 2016

Cover letters are your first chance to get noticed. Make sure yours is tailored to the exact job on offer. Plenty of recruiters and employers still do read cover letters, says Andrew… Read more

How to tailor your cover letter to the job

Resumes & cover letters 20 October 2016

5 things employers wish they could say about your resume

Resumes & cover letters 30 August 2016

Recruiters and hiring managers can receive hundreds of resumes when advertising an available position – and among them are usually some doozies of examples of what not to send when trying… Read more

5 things employers wish they could say about your resume

Resumes & cover letters 30 August 2016

4 things your cover letter must include this year

Resumes & cover letters  8 June 2016

First impressions count and when you’re applying for jobs, that means your cover letter is your opening move. A good cover letter should cover the basics: your skills and what you can… Read more

4 things your cover letter must include this year

Resumes & cover letters 8 June 2016

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