Powerful New Grad Resumes and Cover Letters: 10 Things They Have in Common
OK, you're graduating from college soon. Time to give your
resume and cover letter a checkup to ensure they are as powerful
as they can be. Powerful new grad resumes and cover letters
have several things in common, so you can kill a number of
birds with one stone with this checkup.
Cover Letters :: Are you telling them what they want to know?
Let's face it. Recruiters (or employers) are smarter than
we think. Bigger organizations pay a hefty salary to their
HR department to filter out and sieve through hundreds and
thousands of resumes. The idea is to build an organization
with people of the right mental aptitude. Most of the top
organizations believe strongly in a motto - "People are
their greatest assets". Your cover letter goes a long
way in capturing and retaining the attention of these people
whose main job is to recruit people and coordinate with the