Want to stand out among other applicants? Include letters of recommendation!

In addition to your resume and cover letter, a letter of recommendation can be a huge plus for you in the consideration process. Who should you ask? How about a former manager or co-worker you admire? How about your pastor or rabbi? A civic leader whom you've come to know? Think about influential people in your life who value you and want to help. Here's more: https://www.thebalancecareers.com/tips-for-requesting-letters-of-recommendation-206296

This is a great point Lois Martin - it's one thing to talk yourself and your achievements up to an employer - it's another thing…

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Crafting Your Elevator Pitch

An effective elevator pitch contains clear language that your listener understands and is personalized for the intended audience.

I have composed an outline below designed to help you craft your pitch and have included mine as an example. Once you customize your pitch, practice it until it rolls off your tongue smooth as ice...

Elevator Pitch Structure: 15-20 second verbal business card.

  1. Summary label (professional definition).
  2. Where you've…
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