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Tips and Advice

Here are some very basic and important things to remember for a successful career.

Resume Writing
  Resume is usually your first and sometimes your only impression on a prospective employer.
    *   Use power verbs.
    *   Write with a Professional Approach.
    *   Minimize usage of articles (the, an, a) and never use "I" or other pronouns to identify yourself and omit needless items.
    *   Proofread, Proofread, Proofread.

Cover Letter
  Cover letter are intended to grab the attention of a prospective employer and increase the chances of your application getting noticed.
    *   Avoid using a single general letter of presentation for all the jobs you are applying for.
    *   Refer to the job description and briefly describe how you will fill the requirements.
    *   Keep it short and to the point.

Interview Tips
  Preparation is the key to success.
    *   Plan ahead - Do a little homework! Research the company and the position if possible, as well, the people you will meet with at the interview.
    *   Be Involved - The most effective interviews are those where an active two-way conversation prevails.
    *   Be Well Dressed and Groomed - Appearance is a critical evaluation component.
    *   Provide Examples or Details - Support statements with specific examples. Without them, the interviewer never accepts them as valid.
    *   Be 5 to 10 Minutes Early - Punctuality is a subtle clue at attitude and behavior style.