Creating a Competitive Application

Cover Letter

A well-written cover letter gives you an opportunity to clearly demonstrate your suitability for the desired position and lets potential employers get to know you better. Here are some tips to help you craft a great cover letter and land that interview. Go to Cover Letters.

Perfecting Your Portfolio

A professional portfolio, in either electronic or hard-copy format, showcases your skills, experiences and accomplishments to a potential employer. A portfolio can help guide your conversation with the interviewer about your professional goals. Go to Portfolios.

Top 10 Résumé Tips to Get You Noticed

According to a recent survey from employment site CareerBuilder, nearly 1 in 5 employees (about 21 percent of the workforce) are planning to leave their current employers. If you're in this group, it's time to dust off the resume and update it to land a job interview. Go to Top 10 Résumé Tips to Get You Noticed.

Make Sure Your LinkedIn Profile Is Top-Notch

11 Sloppy Linkedin Mistakes That You're Too Qualified to Make. Go to LinkedIn Mistakes (via