The Elevator

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How to write your resignation letter (+free 5 examples)
How to write your resignation letter (with examples & templates)

by Karl KahlerKarl Kahler

Explore why a good resignation letter is important and how to write it, and check out our free resignation letter examples.
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Published in Job Interview

by Paul DruryPaul Drury

How to answer interview questions with the STAR method
Every interview answer needs a structure and the STAR method is a great way to prove competency. Here’s how to apply it in an interview and land your next position!
How to answer interview questions with the STAR method
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21 min read

Published in Resume Help

by Anna MuckermanAnna Muckerman

How to upload your resume in LinkedIn (3 methods)
LinkedIn is one of the world’s most popular tools for finding and applying to jobs. By building an impressive LinkedIn profile and adding your resume to the platform, you can attract the attention of recruiters or even increase your professional connections in a few simple steps.
How to upload your resume in LinkedIn (3 methods)
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31 min read

Published in Job Interview

by Karl KahlerKarl Kahler

Sell me this pen: How to answer one of the toughest interview questions
“Sell me this pen” has become a common interview question that can fill a candidate with dread. This blog will fill you in on what an employer is looking for and how you can ace the answer to this question.
Sell me this pen: How to answer one of the toughest interview questions
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13 min read

Published in Cover Letter

by Paul DruryPaul Drury

10 short cover letter samples to use in 2024
Just because popular advice says that a cover letter should not be longer than one page, doesn’t mean it has to fill one page. We share 10 different short cover letter samples to ponder.
10 short cover letter samples to use in 2024
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22 min read

Published in Resume Help

by Paul DruryPaul Drury

10 Leadership skills to include on your resume + examples
Sharing your array of leadership skills is essential to securing your dream job, so which ones do you showcase on your resume and how do you talk about them?
10 Leadership skills to include on your resume + examples
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19 min read

Published in Resume Help

by Paul DruryPaul Drury

Powerful resume objectives to upgrade your application (+ 50 Examples)
When you’re seeking new, exciting opportunities, powerful resume objectives can open doors. In this guide, we take a look at how you can perfect the writing process. We also have a selection of resume objective examples, too!
Resume Objectives (+ 45 examples)
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49 min read

Published in Job Interview

by Charlotte GraingerCharlotte Grainger

The dreaded "fun facts about me" question + 80 examples for inspiration
If you’ve ever been faced with this challenging question, you might have no idea what to say. Luckily, you’ve come to the right place. Here’s how to answer the “fun facts about me” question plus 80 examples for inspiration.
The dreaded "fun facts about me" question + 80 examples for inspiration
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13 min read

Published in Job Interview

by Susan ShorSusan Shor

7 interview skills that will get you hired in 2024
You're meeting with someone who is judging you. Judging your character, your work ethic. Here are 7 interview skills that will get you hired in 2024.
5 interview skills that will get you hired in 2024
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19 min read

Published in Cover Letter

by Paul DruryPaul Drury

How to write a motivation letter
When you are starting a new chapter in life, there are certain situations where your motivations are just as important as your previous experience.
How to Write a Motivation Letter
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24 min read

Published in Cover Letter

by Anna MuckermanAnna Muckerman

How to write a cover letter with no experience
When you don’t have much experience in the field you’re applying to, writing a cover letter can feel like a daunting task. While you might be tempted to submit your application without one, that would be a big mistake.
How to write a cover letter with no experience
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24 min read

Published in Career

by Rolf BaxRolf Bax

15 career lessons from successful founders
We have uncovered words of wisdom from 15 successful founders that you can put into action to get ahead in your career.
15 career lessons from successful founders
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13 min read
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