Resume/Cover Letter Wizard

Check out this section on resumes, then use the Resume Wizard to create your own resume. To create your cover letter, visit our new Cover Letter Wizard.

A resume is a fact-sheet listing everything from your work history to school achievements. The topic? You. Here's our rundown on resumes.

What’s a single snapshot of all you’ve accomplished professionally, academically, and even personally? A resume. In this section, learn what's inside the average resume.

What's a piece of paper that's supposed to summarize your skills AND sell you like a ham steak to an employer? A resume. In this section, we'll show you how to make a great one!

 

A cover letter is a short, snappy one-page letter you may need to write to introduce yourself to a potential employer. In this section, we'll tell you what a cover letter is, and how it can help you stand out from the competition.

 

A cover letter should have three main components: an intro paragraph, middle copy, and a closing.  We'll go over the details of cover letters in this quick, easy section.

If you've been studying our resume section, it's time to see how much you've learned. In this section, assess your knowledge with these do's and don'ts.