Resumes, Research, and Writing on the Job Hunt

Resumes, Research, and Writing on the Job Hunt guides viewers through the process of creating job search materials like resumes, cover letters, and letters accepting or declining a job, as well as familiarizing viewers with the main features, opportunities, and risks of these documents.
Course info
Rating
(48)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Feb 10, 2015
Duration
3h 46m
Table of contents
Topic Introduction and Course Overview
Writing and Research in the Early Stages
Writing and Developing Your Resume
Developing Your Cover Letter
Additional Job Search Letters
Unconventional Applicant Situations
Final Thoughts on Job Search Writing
Description
Course info
Rating
(48)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Feb 10, 2015
Duration
3h 46m
Description

Resumes, Research, and Writing on the Job Hunt guides viewers through the process of creating job search materials like resumes, cover letters, and letters accepting or declining a job, as well as familiarizing viewers with the main features, opportunities, and risks of these documents. Main topics include evaluating your background as a candidate, finding and researching a potential position, and tailoring your resume and job search material to match a desired objective.

About the author
About the author

Alan Ackmann teaches business and technical writing in the Writing, Rhetoric, and Discourse Department at DePaul University in Chicago, IL, where he lives with his wife and two children.

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