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Résumés & Cover Letters: Marketing Your Product
Career Development Handbook for Part-time Students

Your résumé, cover letter and other business correspondence are key tools for obtaining an interview and maintaining an overall good impression with prospective employers. These guides will help you navigate all types of business correspondence, from the cover letter to the acceptance, with guidelines, templates and Webinars to help you get started.

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Résumé Writing Guidelines and Templates

Your résumé is a key tool for obtaining interviews. A résumé is a concise summary of your educational and work experience, accomplishments and skills. Obtaining an interview is the main goal of a résumé.

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Cover Letter Writing Guidelines and Templates

Good letter writing techniques are as important to your job search as an effective resume. This is usually the first correspondence you have with a potential employer and it should always be accompanied by your resume. Use your cover letter to sell your unique abilities and to highlight a few outstanding and relevant accomplishments.

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Other Business Correspondence
Career Development Handbook

A cover letter and résumé are not the only correspondence you will use in your job search. Here are some guides and samples of requests for informational interviews, resume and cover letter submissions, thank you letters, acceptance and rejection letters.

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