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Posted July 15, 2015 by

Caring for Your Cover Letter – 6 Tips for Success

Have you given much thought to writing a cover letter when applying for a job?  If not, you may want to think again.  Your cover letter supports your resume, but it also allows you to go into more detail about why you are the best candidate for a job.   Even if you are not required to have one, creating a quality cover letter can help you stand out from the competition.  Show how much you care about your cover letter by following these tips. (more…)

Posted February 04, 2014 by

Writing Your Resume for an Entry Level Job? Start Off By Summarizing Your Skills

Having only a short amount of time to impress an employer with your resume, you want to catch his or her attention quickly to be considered for an entry level job.  The following post suggests starting off your resume with a summary of your skills.

It’s resume common sense that you should lead with your most impressive attributes at the top of your resume. After all, you only have a few seconds to impress. Your best skills and achievements should be easy-to-scan. Steven Provenzano, CPRW/CEIP and author of 9 resume books, including Author: Top Secret Resumes & Cover Letters,

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Posted February 26, 2013 by

Top Paying Liberal Arts Majors

Top Paying Liberal Arts MajorsThree liberal arts majors had average starting salaries that topped $40,000 in 2012, according to a new report by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).

NACE’s January 2013 Salary Survey (see Figure 1) found that the top-paying liberal arts majors in 2012 were: (more…)