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Resume and Cover Letter Subject Guide
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Job and Career Accelerator
Job & Career Accelerator™ combines everything you need for a successful job search into one easy-to-use online application. With this innovative job-hunting system, you can: explore detailed information on over 1,000 different occupations, match your interests and skills with the career that's best for you, search over five million up-to-the-minute local and national job postings, create professional resumes and cover letters, practice and master interviewing skills, get invaluable tips and advice every step of the way—from your initial search to accepting an offer and conveniently organize and track your job-search progress all in one place.
Recommended E - Books
Beatty, Richard H. 175 high - impact cover letters [electronic resource] New York, NY : John Wiley & Sons, c2002.
Isaacs, Kim and Hofferber, Karen The career change resume [electronic resource] New York, NY : McGraw - Hill, c2003.
World Wide Web Resources
The Damn Good Resume
"The website of Yana Parker and his popular books on resumes includes resume writing tips, job search questions and answers, help in identifying skills and talents, and solutions to typical tough resume problems (such as gaps in work history)."
The First and Best Cover Letters
The online version of the standard guide to employment letters by William S. Frank. Nicely divided into sections corresponding to stages or events in a typical job search. Includes an introduction on how to write a great letter and sample letters are included.
JobStar Resume Guide -- Resumes & Cover Letters
"This site has it all -- from explaining what a resume is to resume samples (chronological and functional), cover letters, tips, and so much more."
Rebecca Smith's eResumes & Resources
"This site gives you step-by-step instructions on how to create an ASCII resume. It also contains good information on using the Internet in your job search."
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