How To Write A Cover Letter

While your resume is a summary of your background and qualifications, your cover letter explains why you're sending in a resume and should always be included in a job application.

If there’s only one thing you’ll remember from this guide, it should be this:

Always tailor your cover letter to one specific company and one particular job position.

Hiring managers can tell immediately if you created one generic cover... see more

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Artificial Intelligence Changes Employment

We have been hearing a lot about Artificial Intelligence over the past several years. Some experts predict that AI will eliminate half of all jobs that require humans. Yet, others say that we have nothing to fear, because AI may rid many jobs, but it will also create new employment opportunities.

According to a new Brookings Institution report, robots aren’t replacing everyone, but a quarter of U.S... see more

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The last time you applied to a company did you also make sure to include a cover letter?

A well-written cover letter gives you a chance to sell yourself to the employer in a conversational style manner and most importantly explains why you are the ideal candidate!

Plus, by writing a cover letter you will make it clear that you truly want the job because you took the extra steps than just submitting a resume.

Now let’s help you write one!

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Thank you so much Ashley!!

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Need helpful tips on what to include in your resume? Want to know the best ways to sell yourself on paper? CareerOneStop is an amazing resource on findyourfuture.la that provides you with the resume building help you need.

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I've been actively job hunting since my last job back in Mar. I'm a hard worker with outstanding work ethics with a lot of knowledge in the warehouse an distribution industry. I can operate various kinds of warehouse equipment such as forklifts, clamps, cherry pickers, rider jacks, and do a lot more. I've been applying at many different places submitting my resume and I haven't received any job offers yet. I have great references an usually I add... see more

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It doesn't matter how extensive your experience and skills are, a new job hunt is always stressful. And in every time you compete for a competitive position, the margins of error are tiny; and you feel you must ace every interview.

It's easy to make mistakes when you have all of that pressure bearing down on you. Some are forgiving but others aren't such as answering I don't know to a question in an interview.

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Job Prospect Ruining Mistakes

A hiring manager for a company receives many resumes. The majority of resumes received are mediocre at best. Same goes for cover emails. It doesn't take much to make your job application stand out. A tiny bit of time and effort on your part will put you head and shoulders above the other job-seekers.

So why aren't you doing it? Chances are, you don't know what you're doing wrong. This article will help by... see more

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I have been a dedicated employee but have a short duration with 4 separate employers due to the company being purchased. Divisions or my position were eliminated. This in conjunction with my age ( 56) makes finding a potion where I can contribute very difficult. I am working hard at finding a position but almost at a point of starting my own company despite limited funds. Any advice? Was considering putting re-organization or realignment by my... see more

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Tips To Getting A Job Interview

What are the best ways to get a job interview these days? We hear that the economy is getting better and may be lulled into a false sense of security that job searching may be easier than it had been for the past few years. Sure the economy is better, but the fact is that there are a lot of people applying for the jobs that are available.

That is why you must make sure that your resume is polished. It must grab... see more

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Another slam dunk by Patrick Coppedge ! These are all excellent tips and my personal favorite is customizing your... see more

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I used to be an attorney. I lost my license when the state bar disagreed with wording I had used in my fee agreements to allow me to deposit retainers into income; and when my secretary posted a settlement check to my income account rather than my trust account and I didn't catch it right away.

Do I put this in my cover letter? Do I wait and see if and when it is brought up in an interview? If someone does a background check after my cover... see more

I no most all these things I was a manger at a loan company ,,,and worked my way up to it .. I am looking for a... see more

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