Cover Letter Tips

Cover Letter Tips

QUESTION: What should I include in my cover letter? v Cathy Lanzalaco, Inspire Careers A cover letter can be a powerful way to influence a recruiter that they need to learn more about you and to schedule an interview. Use it to go beyond the traditional, boring spiel,...
The Best Resume File Format?

The Best Resume File Format?

QUESTION: What file format should I use to send my electronic resume? Any other submission tips? v Jennifer Gruwald, University of Connecticut When emailing a resume, convert your Microsoft Word file to a PDF. This ensures that the format will be preserved. When...
I’ve heard of an ATS resume, an infographic resume, a targeted resume, and a networking resume – what’s the difference? Do I need all of them to apply for jobs?

I’ve heard of an ATS resume, an infographic resume, a targeted resume, and a networking resume – what’s the difference? Do I need all of them to apply for jobs?

QUESTION: I’ve heard of an ATS resume, an infographic resume, a targeted resume, and a networking resume – what’s the difference? Do I need all of them to apply for jobs?   v Mary Jo King, Alliance Résumé & Writing Service One resume is enough, provided it...