- 'How to Write a Cover Letter'-This is a pretty great step by step guide of how to write a basic cover letter. If you are new to the process, this is a good place to start.
- 'Three Ways to Build Your Personal Brand'-Building yourself up is a big part of any job search. This article from AccountingToday.com gives some great advice to get started on building your "personal brand." Some of these can be a bit hard for people who have little job experience (especially the "speaking" section), but it's still worth a read.
- 'Making Your Career Choice: What Comes After Plan "A"?'-I've written a lot about how our first choices in job searches often don't materialize. Often times, we have to settle for plans A, B, or C. The good folks over at Job-Hunt.org have written a good article about this very subject. They end the article with a great point: Above all else, have a plan!
Thursday, June 30, 2011
NPT Jobs Recommends: 6/30/2011
I hope you enjoyed the blog post today. Cover letters are so important, so I thought I would start today's NPT Jobs Recommends with an article about how to write them: