Posts Tagged: cover letter

Cover Letter Troubles? We’ve Got You Covered

Last week, we talked about establishing your personal brand and what that looks like. As a young professional, it’s especially important now to stand out among your peers than ever before. In addition to struggling with this component of the job application process, many millennials make another common mistake, especially in applying for government jobs:… Read more »

Building the Better Burger: Cover Letters

We’ve done all the necessary preparation and have our philosophy of building the better burger. Here’s the structure I suggest for your cover letter (and I like using block paragraph format–saves space and looks cleaner): Your street address (notice your name is not here) Your City, State and Zip [one space] Date [one space] Contacts… Read more »

Five New Year’s resolutions for job seekers

Since many of us take this time to reflect on the year past and the year ahead of us, let’s do so in the context of your job search. We’re not going to guilt you into making promises you can’t keep, so let’s keep our list of resolutions to five manageable items that will help… Read more »