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Resumés, etc.

How to Write Silicon Valley-Worthy Cover Letters

Covers letters are rough. There are arguments that cover letters are unnecessary because hiring managers don’t read them; others swear that cover letters enhance your application. So what do you do? Try to include a cover letter for as many applications as you can. However, your cover letter will hurt…

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Resumés, etc.

Don’t Submit A Writing Sample Without This

When you apply for a job that involves an extensive amount of writing or when you are completing an application for a college program, you will most likely be required to submit a writing sample. A writing sample can show off your superior drafting and editorial skills when submitted properly….

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Resumés, etc.

How Recruiters Read Your Cover Letter

In college and law school, I had an internship every semester (sometimes two), and a part-time job. This means that my cover letter changed more than 21 times while in school. It also means that I met with more college Office of Career Services (OCS) personnel than is probably healthy….

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