The 3 Vital Elements of a Powerful Cover Letter

Even though they’re often dismissed as passé, cover letters are still requested for most job applications. By telling one or two detailed stories, linking your background to the job, and keeping it short, you’ll have a greater chance of coming across as authentic, open, and seriously interested in the position. Continue Reading

How to Use Your Dream Employer’s Own Branding to Make Your Résumé Stand Out

Companies invest a lot of money into coming up with their brand identity, and a large part of that is imagery: the logos, colors, typefaces, and other visual elements that are used to present their brand to the world and boost recognition among their customer base. Incorporating some of this into the résumé you submit for your dream job can help you use the company’s own branding to catch the recruiter’s eye… Continue Reading