Work interests Skills I can offer What rewards do I expect Who can help How can I sell myself
Applying to employer Networking Responding to help-wanted ads Schools and job-fairs Professional and Trade organizations
Lists accurate information about you that employers will ask for when you fill out a job application or are interviewed for a job. Information included: SS # Address Phone numbers Past employers
Written summary of a job seekers employment objectives, work experience, education and training, proven skills and certain personal information. 2 most accepted resumes: Chronological Functional
Introduce yourself to a specific employer regarding your interest in a specific job opening.
Should be: ◦ 1 page in length Always be written for a specific employer and position Express interest in the position paragraph 1 Indicate that you know something about the organization
Include a list or statement of your qualifications that relate to the job Paragraph 2 Include only statements that you can support in an interview End with a request for an interview and a statement about your desire to work for the organization. Paragraph 3
Include you name, address, and phone number so you can be contacted. Be signed in ink. Example Cover Letter