All Blog Posts Tagged 'letter' (80)

How to Write an Application Letter for a Job in 2021

Your application letter matters a lot in your job application. You need to write an attention-grabbing application to get a job. This comes with using the right format for an application letter for a Job. This article – How to Write an Application Letter for a Job in 2021, highlights the recommended steps to take to write a professional…

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Added by Gerald Mumpuku on May 23, 2021 at 5:23pm — No Comments

Job Offer Acceptance Email

Email Accepting Job Offer

Thank You Email Sample…
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Added by Mandy Fard - CPRW, CMRW on August 30, 2020 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Here’s How You Can Deal With The Incompetent Employees

Maintaining consistent performance throughout the entire employment span is impossible for anyone. There are various ups and downs in the productivity and show of every working professional. What is not acceptable is to constantly keep the workforce under scrutiny for the dissatisfactory reports and completely ignore the organization’s shortcomings. It is always easy to blame an employee for the degrading performance or lowering…

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Added by Amit kumar on April 3, 2020 at 7:06am — No Comments

Is It Time To Hire Or Fire An Employee? Know When!

There comes a time in your business when things are not really in good shape. Either the working conditions are getting worse, the organizational policies and processes have become stale or the growth is stagnant and you are way past your best! But, have you wondered what your workforce could be substantially responsible for this slow downfall? Yes! Sometimes employees can also be a huge reason behind your business facing such hardships and the numbers going down. Thus, it is extremely…

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Added by Lucia Adams on February 12, 2020 at 6:20am — No Comments

How to write a covering letter with impact

When applying for a job, you might only focus on editing your CV. However, your covering letter could be the deciding factor for a hiring manager.  

Indeed, some hiring managers may not even…

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Added by Richard England on February 5, 2019 at 3:53am — No Comments

How to Write a Cover Letter For an Oil & Gas Job?

Landing a good oil and gas job requires standing out from the competition of oil and gas industry professionals. The primary aspects that help you win a new role are your CV, a good cover letter, and then your interview skills. A cover letter can…

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Added by TalEng on August 20, 2018 at 2:00am — No Comments

3 Tips & Tricks for A Great Cover Letter That Will Land You The Job

 3 Tips & Tricks for a Great Cover Letter That Will Land You the Job

 

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With the clear-cut purpose of introducing you, your skills,…

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Added by Elizabeth Heron on December 18, 2017 at 10:41am — No Comments

How long should a cover letter be?

A cover letter can be your foot in the door to a new job. It is the first impression that a would-be employer gets to see, and is often the reason why a CV doesn't even get opened. This article should boil down the tactic of how long a cover letter should be, in order to give it the maximum chance of improving your prospects for a new role.

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Added by Joseph Thornton on February 7, 2017 at 2:41pm — No Comments

Don't you hate it when a candidate turns down an offer 1 week before their start date?

The dreaded decline of the offer usually comes before accepting the offer, oh no, not on this one. Relocation assistance approved and sign on bonus all in place, even 3 weeks paid in a hotel to help transition.  As a recruiter you have already visualized the check coming in the mail and your off on to your next biggest and most important search.  

Although, instead of being happy and feeling good about all the hard work you did that goes into recruiting the hard-to-fill unicorn all…

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Added by TechHiring.com on November 11, 2016 at 5:48pm — No Comments

Knowledge is Power: How to Make yourself a Catch for Potential Employers

Doesn’t it seem like everyone is either looking for a job or wishing they had a better one? With so many people looking for a new occupation, it may seem like you will never stand out amongst the seemingly innumerable job seekers.

This is completely false. No one has had the exact same experiences you have had. With perseverance and these tips, you can…

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Added by Anica Oaks on November 10, 2015 at 6:40pm — No Comments

5 Steps to a Collection Letter

5 Steps to a Collection Letter

I must get 10 calls a month from prospective clients who ask me for collection help on a past due account, and when I ask if they have sent a final demand letter, 75 percent of them will tell me they have not. Now, I do appreciate that everyone thinks of me when they have a collection problem, and I do not like…

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Added by Wilson Cole on February 13, 2015 at 9:56pm — 1 Comment

Why Cover Letter Helps You Get the Job You Want

A cover letter is another “pleasant thing” that online resume services can provide to their clients. Yet only a handful of job-hunters avail of this benefit whenever they seek the help of these entities as they walk through the job search trail. Cover letters provide the potential and future employers a glimpse of what a job seeker can do to their company. It gives highlight on the passion and interest of…

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Added by Ellen Summerhills on February 9, 2015 at 8:30pm — No Comments

Using a Cover Letter Template: Yay or Nay?

A cover letter is often the first impression a potential employee gets of a job candidate. This single sheet of paper or document on a screen can open the door to an interview or promptly close it, causing the job seeker to lose all hope of getting the position.

It's recommended that a cover letter accompany every resume sent. If the job seeker is applying for positions in different fields, he or…

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Added by Mary Ylisela on August 30, 2013 at 4:00pm — 1 Comment

Job Tips: Four Ways To Improve Your Cover Letter

Recruiters read hundreds, if not thousands, of CVs and cover letters during their days, so why not do them a favour and send them a concise, original and well-written cover letter? And the best bit is it's really not hard to do. Here's how:

Keep it short

This is key. Presuming your CV already runs to two pages (as we've mentioned before, two pages should be your maximum), then a cover letter amounting to anything more than one side of A4…

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Added by Owen Mckeon on April 12, 2013 at 10:02am — 4 Comments

Why Quality Wins Over Quantity When It Comes To Job Searching

Let’s face it, when you’re looking for a job, you want it as fast and as easy as you can get it. It can be overwhelming and time-consuming searching for a job. It’s true that you likely won’t land an interview, or job for that matter, without actually applying for job openings (unless they come through Networking and weren’t advertised). However, when it comes to applying to…

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Added by Gavin Redelman on January 1, 2013 at 4:46pm — No Comments

Google Can Be Your Best Friend Or Your Worst Enemy When It Comes To Job Searching

I recently “googled” my name and found an assortment of results come up that I didn’t even realize were out there and visible to the public. Social media sites, registries I created, and websites that I’ve registered on and long forgotten about. When it comes to job searching, employers are now able to see more about our personal lives than ever before through the internet.…

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Added by Gavin Redelman on December 29, 2012 at 7:43pm — No Comments

6 Tips To Help Organize Your Time While Job Searching

Job searching can be overwhelming, long and tiresome. In order to use your time productively and get the best results, you should organize your activities and set short-term goals.  Organizing your time will help you to stay focused, avoid burning out and help you to achieve maximum results.

Below are some tips for activities you can focus on to organize your time,…

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Added by Gavin Redelman on November 30, 2012 at 11:30pm — No Comments

Mistakes People Make When Applying For Jobs

I can receive up to several (dozen) applications in a week for a wide variety of roles, however I often reject CV’s based on the way I receive a CV or its content. Here are my Top Ten  most common mistakes people make when applying for a job.

1.  If you don’t have a work permit or right of abode for the UK you will be sent a no letter.

I am seeing increasing numbers of people from outside the EU who may have studied in the UK thinking they can apply for jobs…

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Added by Russell White on April 26, 2012 at 9:53am — No Comments

3 costly mistakes jobseekers make on cover letters

What’s more important – having a good CV or a good cover letter…? The answer? Both! Cover letters are just as important as CVs because a good cover letter gets your CV through the door and a good CV then goes on to qualify you for an interview!

If you know anything about my background, you’ll know I fell into CV writing, cover letters and so on by accident while working in the media as the assistant editor of a magazine. Back then I had to recruit people (as well as everything else)…

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Added by Mildred Talabi on March 17, 2012 at 3:04pm — No Comments

Increase Your Salary And Make More Money

Would you like an increase in your salary? Let’s say a 20 percent increase and a big bonus. Sounds good doesn’t it?

Who doesn't want to make more money?   Before you march into your boss’s office demanding an increase in pay you need to first take a step back and develop a game plan to approaching your boss. There is a right way and a wrong way to ask for more…

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Added by Gavin Redelman on March 6, 2012 at 5:19pm — No Comments

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