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The Essential Job Search Guide preview image

A checklist with how-tos for each stage of the job search: how to apply, resume tips, interview advice, and more.

Writing a Cover Letter: Tips and Examples preview image

Learn how to write a cover letter, with advice on which greeting to use, do and don'ts, and templates.

6 Universal Rules for Resume Writing preview image

Learn how to write a resume with these 6 universal ground rules, including how to cover basic information, use job description keywords, proofread and more.

Finding a Job

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The Essential Job Search Guide preview image

A checklist with how-tos for each stage of the job search: how to apply, resume tips, interview advice, and more.

The New Graduate's Guide to Job Search preview image

Learn how to find your first job, with how-tos and tips for resumes, cover letters, job search and more.

What to Do If You Aren't Hearing Back From Employers preview image

Falling into the application black hole is a common experience during a job search. Here are five ways to build confidence and added tips to improve your resume.

Resumes & Cover Letters

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Writing a Cover Letter: Tips and Examples preview image

Learn how to write a cover letter, with advice on which greeting to use, do and don'ts, and templates.

6 Universal Rules for Resume Writing preview image

Learn how to write a resume with these 6 universal ground rules, including how to cover basic information, use job description keywords, proofread and more.

27 Proofreading Tips That Will Improve Your Resume preview image

Before submitting your resume, carefully proofread to catch typos and errors. Follow these simple guidelines to become a resume writing pro.

Interviewing

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5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before a Job Interview preview image

When preparing for a job interview, take some time to get to know yourself a little better. This prep work will help you face uncertainty and answer any question with confidence.

Follow-Up Email Examples For After the Interview preview image

Get samples of professional follow-up emails to say thank you after a job interview, plus learn how to write checking in and staying in touch emails.

How to Prepare for a Behavioral Interview preview image

Employers use behavioral interview questions to learn how you reacted in a real world situation. Prepare using the STAR technique to give your answers a story arc.

Starting a New Job

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How to Succeed in Your New Job: The First Week, Month and 90 Days preview image

A guide for how to be successful in your new job, with tips for your first week, month and 90 days with a new employer.

How to Write a Resignation Letter (With Samples and Tips) preview image

Most employers require written notice of your resignation. Use these email templates to gracefully exit and document your resignation.

10 Ways to Get the Most From Your Internship preview image

Tips for a making a great impression during your internship, including advice on being prepared, following through and making new connections.

Pay & Salary

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How to Ask for a Raise (With Script Examples) preview image

Learn how to ask for a raise with example requests and tips on how to research salary, assess you manager's mood, what to expect afterward and more.

How to Disclose Salary Requirements preview image

How should you disclose your salary requirements during the hiring process? Here are a few things to keep in mind to make sure your salary requirements are fair, and a few examples of how to provide a salary range.

Career Development

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How to Write a Letter of Recommendation (With Examples) preview image

A letter of recommendation should have a few strong, personalized examples of your positive interactions with the person you’re recommending.

SMART Goals: Definition and Examples preview image

What are SMART goals and how can they help you achieve success in your career? Here’s how to set a SMART goal including examples.

Core Values: Overview and Examples preview image

Defining your core values can be helpful when searching for jobs and companies that align with your ideals. They can also help you set personal and professional goals.