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Informational Interviews
What an informational interview is and how it can help with your career. Plus how to set up an informational interview and questions to ask.

Employment Background Checks
Information on employment background checks including job applicant background and credit checks, social networking checks, and verification of employment.

Personal Skills List
List of personal skills to use in resumes, cover letters, job applications and interviews, plus general skills and keyword lists and skills listed by job.

Hospitality Jobs
Hospitality jobs, and employment resources including culinary, casinos, hotel, cruise and resort jobs.

Job Offer Letters
Sample letters for accepting or rejecting a job offer, so you can politely let a company know that you are accepting or rejecting an employment offer. Counter offer letter examples to negotiate a higher offer and job offer thank you letters.

Recruiting and Hiring
Recruiting and hiring information including recruiting strategies, social recruiting, employment law, discrimination issues, wages and salary, and related employment information.

Teacher Job Interview Questions and Answers
Best answers for typical teacher job interview questions.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With R
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter R.

Behavioral Job Interviews
A behavioral interview is a job interview focused on discovering how an applicant acted in specific employment-related situations. Here's information on how to handle a behavioral interview, plus behavioral interview job interview questions and advice on how to answer them.

Sample Inquiry Letter to Ask About Available Jobs
Sample inquiry letter written to inquire about potential job openings at a company, plus more inquiry letter and cover letter examples and writing tips.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With O
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter O.

Cover Letter Paragraph Guidelines
Information on the number of paragraphs to include in a cover letter to apply for a job,what to include in each paragraph, and margin settings.

Employee Benefits
Employee benefit information including unemployment insurance, workers' compensation, ADA information for job seekers, health insurance, disability insurance and related resources.

Health Care Skills
List of health care skills, including general health care and medical skills and skills listed by occupation.

Hard Skills vs. Soft Skills
The difference between hard skills and soft skills, examples of both types of skills, and what employers are looking for when they evaluate skill sets.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With P
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter P.

Getting References
Letter of Recommendation: How to ask for letters of recommendation and references.

College Graduate Skills
Lists of college graduate skills for resumes, cover letters and job applications.

Lists of Keywords
Lists of keywords to use in resumes, cover letters and job applications, plus tips and advice for how to use keywords when job searching.

Cover Letter Spacing Guidelines
When you're writing a cover letter, spacing is important regardless of what format your letter is in. Here are tips for correctly spacing your cover letter, as well as sample letters.

Cover Letter Videos
Here is a selection of cover letter writing videos from About.com.

CV Videos
Curriculum vitae writing videos from About.com.

Career Fair Videos
Get advice and tips on attending a career fair in these About.com videos.

Resume Videos
Here is a selection of resume writing tips videos from About.com.

Salary History
Information on providing salary history, including when and how to disclose your salary history and requirements, plus a salary history template.

Job Search Strategies
Strategies and techniques for conducting an effective job searching, including how to start a job search, job searching online, how to get found by companies, and how to use social networking to expedite your job search.

Types of Employment Networks
Types of employment networks including online professional networking sites, alumni networks, corporate networks, professional associations and other career and employment networks.

Career Networking Events
Tips and advice for preparing for and attending career networking events.

Letters of Recommendation and References
Employment references, recommendation letter samples, letters of recommendation, samples, reference checking and verification resources information.

Theater Curriculum Vitae Example
Use the following international theater CV as a template when creating your own CV, includes writing tips and more examples.

Job Titles
Lists of job titles for a variety of occupations.

Employee Thank You Letters
Examples of employee thank you letters to send to an employee who has done a good job, to a boss, to team members, to colleagues, and to others in the workplace that you wish to thank for their assistance or performance.

Job Rejection Letters
Letter and email message examples to use to reject a job offer, along with examples of job rejection letters employers send to job seekers when they have hired another candidate.

Reference List Examples
Examples of lists of references to provide to employers upon request.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With M
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter M.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With A
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter A.

Nursing Jobs
Nursing jobs, travel nurse jobs, and nursing career and employment information.

Employment FAQs
Frequently asked questions and answers including information on job applications, resumes, cover letters, interviews, workplace issues, benefits, wages and salary, and more employment issues.

Job Promotion Interviews
Job promotion interview tips and advice including how to prepare for a job promotion interview, and job promotion interview questions and answers.

What to Wear on the Job
What to wear on the job, what to wear for a job interview, plus advice on business attire, business casual attire and how to dress for success at work.

What to Wear Videos
What to wear to a job interview, what to wear to work, and more videos with advice and tips for dressing for employment success.

Unemployment Benefit Programs
There are a variety of types of unemployment insurance. Unemployed workers are eligible for different types of unemployment insurance based on length of employment, wages earned, length of time unemployed, as well as eligibility for the federal extended unemployment benefits that may be currently in place.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With J
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter J.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With K
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter K.

Job Search and Employee Privacy
Information on how to conduct a professional job search, job search and employee privacy issues, what employers can find out about you online, and how job seekers and employees can protect their privacy.

Social Recruiting
Techniques and strategies for effectively utilizing social recruiting.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With H
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter H.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With T
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter T.

Online Resumes
Online resume sites where you can create a resume online, upload your resume, edit and store your resume, and post your resume online.

Job Search Help
Tips and tools for effective job searching, free job search classes and where to find additional job search help.

Social Networking for Job Seekers
Career and social networking online resources. Where to network online as part of your job search and how to use a social network to help land a job.

Free Resume Builder Sites
Online resume builder, resume builder software, and resume wizard software that will help you create a resume. Also, free resume builder sites, resume samples, and templates.

Jobs Listed by State
Local job listings, career resources and employment information by state.

Job Search Engines
Use the job search engines to search the top job banks, company sites, and online newspapers. There are a variety of job search engine sites that will search all the job sites to capture new job postings.

Career and Personality Tests
Here is a selection of general personality tests and career tests which assess your aptitude for different careers.

Social Job Searching
How to use social networking sites like Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter to job search.

Job Search Tools and Apps
Apps and tools to help expedite and organize your job search and manage your career.

Sample Reference and Recommendation Letters
Sample reference and recommendation letters, letter samples for character references, reference and recommendation letter templates, and sample letters asking for a reference.

Alaska Jobs
Alaska job, employment and career information.

Education Jobs
Educations jobs inlcuding teaching jobs databases, education job postings, higher education jobs at colleges, universities and public, private and independent schools teacher positions.

Film, Television and Theatre Jobs
Job listings, internships and careers in film, television and theater.

Health Care Jobs
Health care jobs, including medical, nursing and health related job listings and health care career information.

Employment Discrimination
Hiring and employment discrimination issues, hiring discrimination law, and how to handle hiring discrimination.

Part Time Job Listings
Part time job listings including sites which focus on part-time and hourly jobs.

Job Search and Employment Glossary
Job Search and Employment Glossary: Glossary of terms, including definitions, that are frequently used in employment and job searching.

Career Tests and Career Aptitude Tests
Online career tests and tools including free personality tests, career aptitude tests, career quizzes and career assessment tests.

Workplace Diversity Resources
Workplace diversity resources include career and employment information for women, gay, lesbian, bisexual, multicultural and senior job seekers.

Recruiters, Search Firms and Employment Agencies
Search firms, recruiters, employment agencies, executive search firms head hunters and other recruitment agencies.

Tips for Bilingual Job Seekers
Tips and advice for bilingual job seekers including bilingual employment opportunities, jobs for Spanish speaking candidates, and employment resources for bilingual job applicants.

Work in the United States
Information on working in the United States including employment information, information on visas required to work in the U.S., eligibility to work, and other information for individuals interested in short or long-term work opportunities in the United States.

Cover Letter Example Categories
Examples of different types of cover letters including job application cover letters, prospecting and referral cover letters, cold contact cover letters, cover letters with salary information, and targeted cover letters.

Minimum Wage
Minimum Wage - What is minimum wage, who is required to pay it and how much is the minimum wage for each state?

Apps for Job Searching
Apps to use for job searching and for career networking. Including apps for your phone and iPad, Facebook apps, along with reviews of the best job search apps.

Employment and Health Issues - Job Searching and Working with Health Issues
Information on employment when you have health issues, including job search advice, employment issues, discrimination issues and how to handle health issues in the workplace.

Employment Forms
Information on employment forms, including job application forms, forms required to add an employee to the payroll, tax forms, and unemployment forms.

Wage and Salary Law
Information on laws regulating wages and salary including minimum wage, overtime, comp time, exempt vs. non-exempt employees, and more wage and salary rules and laws.

Equine Jobs
Horse racing, training, grooming, and other equine-related jobs.

Ski and Snow Jobs
Ski jobs, ski resort and snow jobs, careers and employment information.

Social Media Jobs - Social Media Job Listings
Social media jobs including social media strategy jobs, social media promotion, social media marketing and communications, and other social media related job openings.

Sustainable/Socially Conscious Jobs
Sustainable and socially conscious job opportunities.

Trucking Jobs
Truck driver job listings and employment resources.

Age Discrimination
Information on age discrimination and employment, including what is age discrimination and how to avoid it in the workplace.

Job Listings for Veterans
Job sites which list job openings for veterans.

Alaska Fishing Jobs
Jobs in the Alaska fishing and seafood industry.

Janitorial and Maintenance Jobs
Janitorial and maintenance job listings and janitorial job search and employment information.

Workers' Compensation
Worker compensation insurance, benefits, law and resources.

Disability Insurance
Information on short term disability, long term disability, social security disability and other disabilty insurance programs.

Employment Contracts and Agreements
Employment contracts are signed agreements between an employee and employer that typically itemize salary, benefits, and duration of employment.

Labor Laws - Employment and Labor Laws
Labor laws, employment laws, and labor regulations related to hiring and employment for job seekers and workers.

Interview Answers - About Work
Best answers for interview questions about work.

Teacher Job Interviews
Information on teacher job interviews, including interview tips for teaching jobs, teacher job interview questions and answers, interview follow up and advice for candidates for education-related positions.

Teacher Job Listings
Job sites where you can find job listings for teachers.

Resources for People with Disabilities
disability insurance, and employment resources for people with disabilities.

Reference FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)
Frequently asked questions and answers about references for employment, including background checks, employer references, providing references and writing letters of recommendation.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With U
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter U.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With V
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter V.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With X - Z
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letters X, Y and Z.

More Cool Jobs
More of the jobs that some people just dream of having.

Resume Builder Sites
Resume builder options typically include printable resumes, exportable resumes, and online resumes you can download and/or share.

Retail Interview Answers - Retail and Customer Service Interview Answers
Best answers for common retail and customer service interview questions.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With Q
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter Q.

Employee Rights
Employee rights including your rights when your job is terminated, wages and salary, unemployment eligibility, time off, employee benefits, and other employment rights.

Spanish Employment Applications
Spanish employment applications including online employer applications in Spanish, examples of job applications, and tips for applying for a job.

Cover Letter Examples - Cold Contact / Inquiry
Sample cold contact cover letters, also known as inquiry letters, to send with your resume to companies that have not advertised job openings.

Reference Thank You Letters
Thank you letter samples to say thank you for a providing a reference for employment.

Employment Testing
Information on employment testing including job applicant tests, drug tests, and other employment related testing.

Illness and Employment Letter Examples
Letter examples for advising employers about illness and other health issues, for requesting a leave of absence, and more illness-related employment letters.

Job Interview Thank You Letters
Sample thank you letters to send after a job interview.

Job Offer Thank You Letter Samples
Sample thank you letters for a job offer.

Job Search on Facebook
Job searching on Facebook, job search Facebook Apps, and Facebook Groups you can join to get job search advice, information, and leads.

Part Time Job Interview Questions
Typical part time job interview questions and the best answers to interview questions you'll be asked when applying for a part time job.

Internship Thank You Letters
Thank you letters for internship interviews and for having the opportunity to intern.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With I
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter I.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With N
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter N.

Interview Tips for Non-Native English Speakers
Interview tips for job seekers non-native English speakers, including advice for successful interviewing when English is your second language.

Environmental Jobs
Environmental jobs, internships and volunteer opportunities.

Executive Jobs
High level executive jobs for top level managers and professionals, including sites that provide services for executive job seekers and sites that list executive jobs.

Find a Recruiter
How to find a recruiter, including directories of recruiters, how to search for a recruiter, and how to connect with recruiters online.

Cover Letter Examples - Summer Jobs
Cover letter examples for summer jobs and internships.

Types of Recruiters
Information on the various types of recruiters who work to fill job openings for employers.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With D
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter D.

Employment Glossary Terms Starting With G
Job search glossary terms and employment definitions that start with the letter G.

Quotes About Jobs and Careers
Quotes about a variety of different types of jobs and careers.

Funeral Services and Forensic Pathology Jobs
Funeral services and forensic pathology jobs, employment and career resources.

Graphic Design Jobs
Graphic Design and desktop publishing jobs, employment and career information.

New York Jobs
New York jobs including databases, job listings and employment classified ads for jobs in New York State and New York City.

Pennsylvania Jobs
Pennsylvania jobs databases, job listings and employment classified ads directory.

Summer Job Listings
Summer job listings including sites which focus on summer jobs and other resources to find summer positions.

Tennessee Jobs
Tenneesee city and state job listings and employment classified ads directory

Vermont Jobs
Vermont jobs databases, job listings and employment classified ads directory.

Virginia Jobs
Virginia jobs databases, job listings, employment classifieds and career resources.

Arizona Jobs
Arizona jobs including Arizona job listings, help wanted ads, employment classifieds and career resources.

California Jobs
California job listings, job search resources, California employment and career resources.

Florida Jobs
Florida jobs, job listings, help wanted ads, employment classifieds, State of Florida jobs, and Florida job search resources.

Georgia Jobs
Georgia city and state job listings and employment classified ads directory.

Green Jobs / Careers
Green careers and job opportunities including jobs at environmentally-friendly employers, and energy conservation, socially responsible, and environmental advocacy positions.

Hawaii Jobs
Hawaii jobs databases, job listings and employment classified ads directory

Human Resources Jobs
Information on jobs in human resources, with career and employment resources and advice.

Insurance Jobs
Insurance industry jobs, careers, resume postings and employment resources including claims, sales, adjuster and other positions.

Internet Jobs
Internet and digital media jobs, employment information and career resources.

Louisiana Jobs
Louisiana city and state job listings and employment classified ads directory.

File for Unemployment
Filing an unemployment claim, including how to file for unemployment online or on the phone.

Unemployment Rate and Statistics
Information on the unemployment rate, underemployment rate, and unemployment statistics.

Job Search Advice in Spanish
Job search and employment advice in Spanish from Miguel Perez, About.com Labor and Employment Guide.

Department of Labor - US and State Department of Labor Offices
Department of Labor: US and state department of labor offices. Job seeker services provided by the Department of Labor, as well as labor and employment-related laws, regulations and compliance information.

Personal Reference Letters
Personal reference letter samples for employment, education and business references.

Free Job Search Help
Where to find free personal job search help, including job clubs, library services, career services, and more free resources for job seekers in need of job search assistance.

Job Search Organizers
Online tools and websites you can use to keep your job search organized and track the job application process.

Resume Writing Services
How to choose a resume writing service to help you write resumes, cover letters, personal statements and other job search correspondence.

List of Job Fairs
Directory of live job fairs held throughout the United States.

Business References
Examples of business references provided for employment, to recommend the business to other clients, or to provide an endorsement of a contact for business purposes.

Student Cover Letters
Cover letters for students including cover letters for high school and college students for summer jobs, internships, part-time jobs, and full-time positions.

Sample Resume Objectives
Sample resume objectives and career summaries.

Counter Offer Letters
Sample counter offer letters to use to negotiate a compensation package.

Email Reference Letter Examples
Email reference letter examples for employment and for academic recommendations.

Reference Request Letter Examples
Examples of letters requesting a reference from an employer, a colleague, or a contact at a company.

Reference Letter Templates
Reference letter templates and format information for a variety of types of reference letters, including personal, professional and character references.

Hiring Apps
Facebook hiring apps and other apps that employers use to recruit job applicants on social networking sites, on mobile and on other platforms.

Company Profiles
Company profiles for a variety of employers including large Fortune 500 companies, smaller employers and non-profit organizations.

Career Fair Tips
How to participate in a job fair. Tips and suggestions for getting the most out of participating in a career fair.

Find a Part Time Job
Information on how to find a part time jobs for teens, moms, college students, retirees and anyone seeking to earn extra money. Also information on seasonal jobs.

General Personality Tests
Personality tests help determine and assess your personality type. These are general personality, IQ and just for fun online personality tests.

Job Interview Videos
Job interview videos with information on how to decide what to wear, how to prepare for an interview, phone interview tips, and how to present a professional image.

Company Reviews
Reviews of companies by employees, ex-employees, and other insiders. Read reviews of companies, plus post your own anonymous review.

Holidays - Holiday Pay, Holiday Calendars, Holiday Schedules
Information on holidays, including holiday pay, holiday time-off from work, holiday schedules, and holiday calendars.

Career Coaching
A career coach can assist with your job search, with exploring career options, and with personal issues that may impact your career. There are a varity of ways to find a career coach to assist.

Local Job Search Sites
Sites which include local job listings and local job search resources.

Resume Websites
There are sites you can use to create a free resume website. When you make a resume website, you'll be able to create an online version of your resume, including graphics and, in some cases, video, to showcase your credentials. Check the details before you sign up, because some sites charge extra for additional services.

Job Search Apps
Job search apps including Facebook, iPhone, iPad, Android and other apps for job searching and career management.

Employment Credit Checks - Job Applicant and Employment Credit Checks
Employment credit check information including information on what job applicant and employee information employers can check and how to deal with credit history issues when you're seeking employment.

Employment Recommendation Letter Samples
Sample employment recommendation letters, including employee recommendation letters, letters from managers, recommendation letters for a promotion, personal recommendation letters, and other employment related reference letters.

Salary Sites
Web sites where you can evaluate salary information, compare salaries, and found out what jobs at specific companies pay.

Salary Calculators and Surveys
Salary calculators, surveys, tips, and tools.

Social Media Sites for Job Searching
Social media is an integral part of job searching. Effectively used, social media can help your job search. Social media can also hinder your job search and damage your career. Here's advice on social media strategies for job searching and the best social media sites to use.

Referral Letters
Referral letter samples including letters and email messages asking for a referral, letters referring an employee, colleague, or acquaintance for a job, and examples of referral cover letters and referral thank you letters.

Retirement Letters
Sample retirement letters to use when writing a formal letter announcing your retirement.

Goodbye Letters
Letters to say goodbye to co-workers and colleagues, including farewell letters for when you are laid off, retire, or resign.

Job Loss Condolence Letters
Sample condolence messages and tips for writing condolence letters when a person has been fired, laid-off, furloughed, and other job loss scenarios.

Resume Objectives
How to write resume objectives, resume summary statements, and career objectives. Plus sample resume objective statements.

Rejecting Reference Requests
How to reject a request for a reference or letter of recommendation, plus examples of letters and email messages to use to decline the request.

Resume Templates
Free resume templates including Microsoft Word resume templates, resume templates for various types of applicants, and resume templates available to download.

CV Writing and Formatting Guidelines
Guidelines for writing and formatting curriculum vitae for a variety of employment situations.

Job Search Products and Services
Products and services which assist with your job search, including resume software, interview attire, books and other resources.

Portfolios
A portfolio provides a way for job seekers to provide evidence of candidacy for employment such as a resume, artwork, reports, lesson plans, transcripts, and certifications. Here's what to include in your portfolio, how to create a portfolio, and portfolio samples.

Video Resumes
Video resume information including sites with video resumes and sample video resumes.

What to Include in Each Section of a Resume
Need help compiling the information for your resume? Here are the sections that you need to include in a resume, along with the appropriate format and advice on what to include in each section.

Continuing Education
Educational, distance learning and graduate school resources

Free Professional Letter Templates
Free professional letter templates including cover letters, resignation letters, thank you letters, and more templates for writing business correspondence.

Free Professional Letter Templates
Free professional letter templates including cover letters, resignation letters, thank you letters, and more templates for writing business correspondence.

Professional Letter Examples and Templates
Letter samples and templates including business letters, cover letters, thank you letters, follow-up letters, resignation letters, appreciation letters and more.

Unemployment Compensation: Eligibility, Filing and Claims
Unemployment compensation information, including how to file, benefits, qualifications and disqualifications, how to appeal a claim denial, extended benefits, and common unemployment questions and answers.

Action Verbs and Power Words for Your Resume
The best action verbs and power words to include in a resume and cover letter, plus how to incorporate these words and phrases into your resume and letters.

Curriculum Vitae (CV) Template
This curriculum vitae template provides all the information you need to include in a CV, with examples and tips for formatting and writing.

Email Cover Letter Format Example
Example of a formatted email cover letter. Page 8.

Sample Cover Letter Format
Example of a formatted cover letter. Page 7.

Custom Cover Letter Format Example
Here's an example of a custom cover letter written specifically to apply for a job posting.

Sample Email Cold Contact Cover Letter Format
A cold contact letter is a cover letter written to inquire about unadvertised job openings. Here's an example. Page 6.

Sample Job Application Email Message Format
Sample of a formatted job application email message. Page 9.

Sample Letter of Interest Format
Sample format for a letter of interest for a job. Page 5.

Sample Cover Letter Format With Contact Person
When you have a contact person at the company, include the information in your cover letter and personally address the cover letter to the hiring manager. Here's an example. Page 4.

Sample Cover Letter Template
Cover letter template to use as a guide when you create your own customized cover letters to send to employers. Page 10.

Sample Formatted Cover Letter With a Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Sample formatted cover letter with a curriculum vitae (CV). Page 2.

Sample Targeted Cover Letter Format
Sample format for a targeted cover letter. Page 3.

Email Cover Letter Signature Example
Example of an email cover letter signature with contact information. Page 12.

Cover Letter Email Subject Line Examples
Sample email subject lines to use for cover letters for jobs. Page 11.

Job Interview Thank You Card Example
When saying thank you for a job interview or otherwise thanking a professional contact, it's important to use a formal thank you card when sending a handwritten thank you.

Holiday Thank You Card
The holidays are a great time of year to show your appreciation to everyone who has helped with your career. Page 6.

Informal Thank You Card Sample
Job Searching. Page 5.

Personal Thank You Card
Job Searching. Page 4.

Photo Thank You Card Sample
Sending a thank you card with your photo after a job interview, is a great way to remind the interviewer who you are. In addition, a thank you card reiterates your interest and your appreciation for being considered for the position. Page 3.

Traditional Thank You Card
Job Searching. Page 2.

Formatted Sample Email Cover Letter Example
Sample job search email messages including cover letters, thank you letters, resignation letters, and other sample formatted email messages.

Formatted Sample LinkedIn Message Example
Example of a LinkedIn message requesting assistance from a contact. Page 10.

Formatted Job Search Email Message Examples
Sample formatted job search email messages including cover letters, thank you letters, resignation letters, and other examples of formatted email messages.

Formatted Sample Job Application Email Message
Sample job application email message. Page 3.

Formatted Sample Farewell Email Message
Sample formatted farewell email message for co-workers and colleagues. Page 9.

Formatted Sample Email Reference Letter
Sample reference email. Job Searching. Page 7.

Formatted Email Signature Example
Sample email signature, plus how to add a signature to your email. Page 12.

Formatted Sample Email Thank You Message
Sample of a formatted email thank you message to send after a job interview. Page 6.

Formatted Email Signature Example With Address
Here's an example of an email signature to use when you're job searching, plus advice on how to set it up. Page 13.

Formatted Networking Email Message
Sample email message to use for job search and career networking. Page 4.

Formatted Sample Resignation Email Message
Sample resignation email message. Page 8.

Formatted Sample Summer Job Email Message
Sample email message to use to apply for a summer job. Page 5.

Formatted Sample Email Cold Contact Letter
Sample email cold contact cover letter to inquire about job openings that haven't been advertised. Page 2.

Formatted Email Subject Line Examples
Email subject line examples to use to apply for jobs. Page 11.

Tips for Quitting Your Job
Here are tips for quitting your job, including advice on deciding to quit, how to quit, writing a resignation letter, and what to do if you are asked to quit.

How to Complete a Job Application
Step-by-step directions for completing a job application, including what to include, as well as sample employment application forms.

Colorado Jobs
Colorado Job Listings and Employment classified ads directory.

Massachusetts Jobs
Massachuetts, Job Listings and Employment classified ads directory.

How to Use Help Wanted Ads to Job Search
Some employers still advertise in the newspaper. Here's how to use help wanted ads from online newspapers and other sources when you're job searching.

Casting Call, Auditions and Reality TV Casting Call Listings
Casting call, reality tv casting call, open casting calls and other auditions and opportunities to participate in reality television shows.

Online Career Tests
Career tests you can take online to get an idea of what career options may be a good fit for your interests.

Dance Jobs
Dance job listings, auditions, companies and career information.

Teen Interview Attire - What Not to Wear on an Interview
it's important to look neat and professional - not like you just woke up or came from the gym.

Avoid Being Too Casual When You Interview
Spaghetti straps aren't acceptable for a job interview, and neither are flip-flops or denim. Page 2.

Skip the Hat and the Bling Jewelry
Baseball caps, or any other type of hats, shouldn't be worn on an interview. Page 3.

Don't Wear Shorts or Bright Sneakers
Bright sneakers might be cool on the streets, but your best bet is to avoid flashy shoes on an interview. Page 4.

Hoodies Don't Belong at Job Interviews
Don't wear a hoodie to a job interview, it's too casual a look. Page 5.

Don't Be Sloppy and Too Casual
Look sharp and professional, not casual and sloppy when you interview. Page 6.

No Gum Chewing at Interviews
Gum does not belong at job interview - throw it away before you arrive. Page 7.

Too Much Make-Up is a Bad Idea
Layering on foundation, blush, lip gloss, and eye makeup is too much for an interview - keep it minimal. Page 8.

Keep the Perfume and Cologne to a Minimum
Keep your perfume or cologne use to a minimum, so it doesn't become a distraction. Page 9.

Can You Get Fired for No Reason?
Can you get fired for no reasons? In many cases, you can. Here's information when employees can be fired for no reason.

Aviation Jobs
Aviation jobs, aerospace and airport jobs, employment information and aviation job search and career resources.

Physician Jobs
Physician jobs, doctor jobs and career resources and employment opportunities in medicine.

Washington, DC Jobs
Washington, DC Job Listings and Employment classified ads directory

Illinois Jobs
Illinois job listings and employment classified ads directory

Kentucky Jobs
Kentucky city and state job listings and employment classified ads directory.

Maine Jobs
Jobs in Maine, including job listings, employment resources and career information.

Minnesota Jobs
Minnesota job listings and employment resources.

Indiana Jobs
Indiana employment resources and jobs listings.

Montana Jobs
Montana job listings and employment resources.

Wyoming Jobs
Wyoming jobs databases, state and local job listings and employment classified ads directory.

Missouri Jobs
Missouri job listings and employment resources.

Ohio Jobs
Ohio jobs databases, job listings and employment classified ads directory.

Rhode Island Jobs
Rhode Island jobs databases, state and local job listings and employment classified ads directory.

Wisconsin Jobs
Wisconsin job search, Wisconsin job listings, help wanted ads, employment classifieds and career resources.

Utah Jobs
Utah jobs databases, job listings and employment classified ads directory

Canadian Government Jobs
Canadian Government jobs - Federal, Provincial, and Municipal jobs.

Career Change
Career change advice, suggestions, tips and resources for job seekers and those interested in a career change.

Certified Resume Writers
Information on organizations and associations that provide resume writing certification.

Career Management
Resources for tracking and managing your career and your job search.

Career Networking
Information on career networking, including how to develop career networking contacts, how to use networking to job search, and how career and job searching networking can help you get interviews and find a job.

Formatted Resume Example
Your resume be should properly formatted, with a simple font and plenty of white space, so it is visually appealing to the reader. Here's an example of a formatted resume. Page 10.

Resume Keyword Examples
Resume keywords should include specific job requirements, including your skills, software and technology competencies, relevant credentials, and previous employers. Page 9.

Examples of Each Section of a Resume
A resume is comprised of several sections including contact information, experience, education, skills, as well as optional sections like a resume objective and a career summary. Here are formatted examples of each section of a resume.

Resume Objective Example
An objective is an optional section of a resume. However, if you include an objective on your resume, it's important to customize the resume objective to match the position you are applying for. Page 3.

Resume Profile Example
Example of a resume profile statement. Page 4.

Resume Career Summary Example
The career summary section of a resume is an optional customized section of a resume that lists key achievements, skills, and experience relevant to the position. Page 5.

Resume Contact Section Example
When you are creating the contact section of your resume, your name should stand out, so make it bold and a larger font than the rest of your contact information. Page 2.

Resume Education Section Example
List the colleges you attended, the degrees you attained, and any special awards and honors you earned in the education section of your resume. Page 7.

Resume Experience Section Example
The companies you have worked for, dates of employment, the positions you held and a bulleted list of responsibilities and achievements should be included in the experience section of your resume. Page 6.

Resume Skills Section Example
Example of a skills section on a resume. Page 8.

Professional Branding
How to create a professional brand and a strategic online presence to help with your job searching and to grow your career.

Interview Attire - Non-Professional Jobs
When you're interviewing for a non-professional level position (in a store or restaurant, for example) business casual attire is usually appropriate. It is always important to be neat, tidy, and well-groomed and to present a positive image to the employer. Page 5.

Interview Attire - Non-Professional Jobs
When you're interviewing for a non-professional level position (in a store or restaurant, for example) business casual attire is usually appropriate. It is always important to be neat, tidy, and well-groomed and to present a positive image to the employer. Page 2.

Interview Attire - Non-Professional Jobs
When you're interviewing for a non-professional level position (in a store or restaurant, for example) business casual attire is usually appropriate. It is always important to be neat, tidy, and well-groomed and to present a positive image to the employer. Page 4.

Interview Attire - Non-Professional Jobs
When you're interviewing for a non-professional level position (in a store or restaurant, for example) business casual attire is usually appropriate. It is always important to be neat, tidy, and well-groomed and to present a positive image to the employer. Page 6.

Interview Attire - Non-Professional Jobs
When you're interviewing for a non-professional level position (in a store or restaurant, for example) business casual attire is usually appropriate. It is always important to be neat, tidy, and well-groomed and to present a positive image to the employer. Page 7.

Interview Attire - Non-Professional Jobs
When you're interviewing for a non-professional level position (in a store or restaurant, for example) business casual attire is usually appropriate. It is always important to be neat, tidy, and well-groomed and to present a positive image to the employer. Page 8.

Interview Attire - Non-Professional Jobs
When you're interviewing for a non-professional level position (in a store or restaurant, for example) business casual attire is usually appropriate. It is always important to be neat, tidy, and well-groomed and to present a positive image to the employer. Page 3.

Interview Attire - Non-Professional Jobs
When you're interviewing for a non-professional level position (in a store or restaurant, for example) business casual attire is usually appropriate. It is always important to be neat, tidy, and well-groomed and to present a positive image to the employer.

Referral Thank You Letter Samples
Sample letters saying thank you for a job referral.

Should You Tell Your Boss You're Job Searching?
When should you tell your boss you're job searching or have an interview? Here are tips for how to decide when or if you should disclose your job search.

Phone Interview Questions and Answers
Phone interview questions and answers, plus questions to ask the interviewer and tips for acing a phone interview.

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Different Types of Employment Interviews
There are a variety of different types of interviews that employers use to screen candidates for employment including behavioral interviews, group interviews, phone interviews, video interviews, second interviews, and dining interviews.

Social Recruiting Sites
Social recruiting sites including websites, platforms and mobile apps that companies can use to advertise job openings, accept job applications, and connect with, recruit and hire candidates using social networking sites.

Jobs for High School Students
Information on jobs for high school students, including the types of jobs that are available, how to find a job, sample resumes and cover letters, and job search advice and tips for students.

Best Job Search Tips
Searching for a new job? These top job search tips include tips for resume writing, cover letters, curriculum vitae, interviewing, phone interviews, working at home, online job searching, using your network, and more advice to help you find a new job fast.

Job Interview Attire
The first impression a prospective employer has of you should not be just a good one, but, a great one. The candidate dressed in a suit, with a coordinated long sleeve shirt or blouse, conservative shoes, a professional hairstyle, and limited jewelry and perfume or aftershave, will make the best impression. Page 3.

Job Search on Twitter
Job searching on Twitter, Twitter job search sites, and tips for job searching on Twitter.

ob Search Books and Products
The best job hunting books and other resources to help with your job search.

Teen Job Interview Questions
Examples of the questions employers typically ask teens during a job interview, and sample answers.

Bilingual Jobs
Bilingual jobs including job listings, bilingual Spanish jobs, Spanish speaking job listings, job search advice for bilingual applicants, and job application tips.

Share Your Job Search Advice and Favorite Job Sites
Do you have job search or interview advice to share? How about a favorite job site or career site? Share your tips and favorites in a variety of categories.

Relocation Resources
Relocating resources including cost-of-living, salary calculators, the best cities to live and other relocation information.

College Job Interview Attire
Advice on what to wear to job interviews for college students and graduates.

Types of Online Job Scams
Types of online job scams including typical job scams, employment scams, Craigslist scams, mystery shopper scams, and other online employment related scams.

Craigslist Scams
Common scams listed on Craigslist and how to avoid them.

Jobs for College Students
Job search strategies, tips and advice for college students and alumni including where to find job search help, the top sites for college students and grads, and college recruiting program information.

Gay, Lesbian & Bisexual Resources
Job, career and employment resources for gay, lesbian, and bisexual job seekers.

Pinterest
A well-designed and up-to-date Pinterst page can help impress prospective employers. Here's how. Page 5.

Sample Online Profiles
When you're looking for a job or moving up the career ladder, it's important to have an online presence where you can showcase your skills and experience. When you're consistent across sites, using the same themes and photos, you will be able to create a strong personal - and professional - brand. Page 2.

BeKnown
Advice and tips on how to use BeKnown for professional networking on Facebook.

Guide to Employment, Job Search & Careers
Guide to employment including job searching, job application information, getting hired, employment law, employee rights, wages and salary information, employee benefits, and other employment related resources.

Resources for Older Workers
Job, career and employment resources for older workers.

Resume Posting - Online Resume Posting
Resume posting services and the best sites to post your resume online including confidential resume posting services.

International Education Jobs
International teaching and administrative jobs at colleges, universities and schools.

New York City Jobs: NY Job Listings and Employment Resources
Jobs in New York City, including New York job listings, career resources, and New York City job search and employment information.

Private School Teaching Jobs
Teaching jobs in private schools.

Atlanta Jobs: Job in Atlanta and Atlanta Job Search Resources
Jobs in Atlanta including Atlanta Journal Constitution (AJC) jobs, Atlanta jobs sites, Atlanta, Georgia job search resources and career information.

Oregon Jobs
Oregon jobs databases, job listings and employment resources.

South Carolina Jobs
South Carolina jobs listings and classifieds

South Dakota Jobs
South Dakota jobs, job search resources and employment information.

Texas Jobs
Texas Job Listings and Employment classified ads directory.

Washington Jobs
Washington State Job Listings and Employment classified ads directory.

West Virginia Jobs
West Virginia jobs databases, job listings and employment classified ads directory.

Job Search Stories
Read job search stories full of advice about what does - and doesn't - work when job hunting. Add you own job search stories, tips, and suggestions to our lists.

Before You Buy
What you need to know about career resources before you make a decision.

Product Reviews
Product reviews of career resources for job seekers.

Multicultural Resources
Multicultural employment, career and job resources.

Alabama Jobs
Alabama state and local job listings.

Arkansas Jobs
Arkansas city and state jobs listings and employment classified ads.

Connecticut Jobs
Connecticut city and state job listings, employment and career directory

Delaware Jobs
Delaware Job Listings and Employment classified ads directory.

Idaho Jobs
Idaho job databases, job listings and employment classified ads directory

Iowa jobs
Iowa job listings and employment resources.

Kansas Jobs
Kansas job listings and employment resources.

Maryland Jobs
Maryland job listings, employment resources and jobs classifieds.

Michigan Jobs: Michigan Job Search Resources
Michigan jobs, job listings in Michigan, and Michigan job search resources.

Mississippi Jobs
Mississippi job listings including state and local jobs and employment resources.

Nebraska Jobs
Nebraska job listings and employment resources.

Nevada Jobs
Nevada Job Listings and Employment classified ads directory.

New Hampshire (NH) Jobs
New Hampshire (NH) job listings and employment resources.

New Jersey Jobs
New Jersey job listings, jobs databases and employment classified ads directory

North Carolina Jobs
North Carolina state and city jobs, jobs listings and career resources.

New Mexico Jobs
New Mexico jobs databases, job listings and employment classified ads directory

North Dakota Jobs
North Dakota job listings, help wanted ads, employment classifieds and career resources.

Oklahoma Jobs
Oklahoma city and state job listings and employment classified ads directory.

Self Assessment and Career Aptitude Tests
Aptitude & personality tests, self evaluation quizzes, and career exploration guides.

Resume Site Reviews: Reviews of Resume Builder Sites
Resume Site Reviews: Read resume site reviews from About.com readers and add your reviews to the list.

Social Networking Sites
Social and professional networking sites you can use to enhance your career and assist with your job search.

Google+
Google+, Google's social networking site, enables users to keep their professional network seperate from their personal social networking. Here's how to use Google+ for career networking and job searching.

Social Networking Tips for Job Seekers
Social networking advice, including tips on using social media to job search, how to use social media for networking, and more social networking advice for job seekers.

Mystery Shopper Jobs
Mystery shopper jobs listings and information on how to become a secret shopper.

Reference Checking Services
Services that will check your references and let you know what employers are sayingut you.

Summer Camp Jobs
Summer camp job listings and advice on how to find a summer camp job.

Online Profiles - Using Online Profiles to Build Your Brand
When you're looking for a job or moving up the career ladder, it's important to have an online presence where you can showcase your skills and experience. When you're consistent across sites, using the same themes and photos, you will be able to create a strong personal - and professional - brand. Page 7.

Sample Interview Answers - Share an Interview Answer
Review sample interview answers from site visitors and suggest interview answers for common interview questions.

Career and Job Search Videos
Career videos including videos that provide career information and advice, including videos about career options, job search videos, and job interview videos.

Sample Employee Thank You Note - Maternity Leave
Sample thank you letter email message to send to an employee who is assisting during a maternity leave.

Job Blogs
Create your own job blog to share your job search stories and advice. Read job and career blogs to find job listings and job search tips.

Job Search Books
These books will help you with every step of the job search process including how to write a resume and cover letters, how to find a job, using social media to your advantage, how to change careers, how to ace the interview, and how to target and streamline your job search.

Online Profiles - Using Online Profiles to Build Your Brand
When you're looking for a job or moving up the career ladder, it's important to have an online presence where you can showcase your skills and experience. When you're consistent across sites, using the same themes and photos, you will be able to create a strong personal - and professional - brand. Page 4.

Online Profiles - Using Online Profiles to Build Your Brand
When you're looking for a job or moving up the career ladder, it's important to have an online presence where you can showcase your skills and experience. When you're consistent across sites, using the same themes and photos, you will be able to create a strong personal - and professional - brand. Page 3.

Online Profiles - Using Online Profiles to Build Your Brand
When you're looking for a job or moving up the career ladder, it's important to have an online presence where you can showcase your skills and experience. When you're consistent across sites, using the same themes and photos, you will be able to create a strong personal - and professional - brand. Page 6.

Calligraphy Thank You Note
Job Searching. Page 10.

Classic Thank You Note
Job Searching. Page 5.

Formal Thank You Note
Job Searching. Page 8.

Holiday Thank You Card
Job Searching. Page 11.

Modern Thank You Note Example
Job Searching. Page 3.

New Year Thank You Card
Job Searching. Page 12.

Personal Thank You Note
Job Searching. Page 7.

Photo Thank You Note
Job Searching. Page 6.

Traditional Thank You Note
Job Searching. Page 4.

Sample Email Thank You Message
When you're job searching or building your career, it's important to take the time to thank your interviewers, the people who have helped with your job search, and the connections who have given your career a boost. Review general thank you note samples, personalized thank you note samples, and holiday thank you notes, to reiterate your interest, show your appreciation, and to affirm your connection with your contacts. Page 2.

Thank You Notes Samples - Modern Sample Thank You Note
Job Searching. Page 9.

Job Interview Attire
The first impression a prospective employer has of you should not be just a good one, but, a great one. The candidate dressed in a suit, with a coordinated long sleeve shirt or blouse, conservative shoes, a professional hairstyle, and limited jewelry and perfume or aftershave, will make the best impression. Page 5.

Job Interview Attire
The first impression a prospective employer has of you should not be just a good one, but, a great one. The candidate dressed in a suit, with a coordinated long sleeve shirt or blouse, conservative shoes, a professional hairstyle, and limited jewelry and perfume or aftershave, will make the best impression. Page 6.

Job Interview Attire
The first impression a prospective employer has of you should not be just a good one, but, a great one. The candidate dressed in a suit, with a coordinated long sleeve shirt or blouse, conservative shoes, a professional hairstyle, and limited jewelry and perfume or aftershave, will make the best impression. Page 2.

Job Interview Attire
The first impression a prospective employer has of you should not be just a good one, but, a great one. The candidate dressed in a suit, with a coordinated long sleeve shirt or blouse, conservative shoes, a professional hairstyle, and limited jewelry and perfume or aftershave, will make the best impression. Page 4.

Job Interview Attire
The first impression a prospective employer has of you should not be just a good one, but, a great one. The candidate dressed in a suit, with a coordinated long sleeve shirt or blouse, conservative shoes, a professional hairstyle, and limited jewelry and perfume or aftershave, will make the best impression. Page 8.

Job Interview Attire
The first impression a prospective employer has of you should not be just a good one, but, a great one. The candidate dressed in a suit, with a coordinated long sleeve shirt or blouse, conservative shoes, a professional hairstyle, and limited jewelry and perfume or aftershave, will make the best impression. Page 7.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate. Page 8.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate. Page 6.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate. Page 3.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate. Page 7.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate. Page 10.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate. Page 4.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate. Page 2.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate. Page 9.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate. Page 5.

Thank You Notes Samples - Formal Sample Thank You Note
Job Searching.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate.

Online Profiles - Using Online Profiles to Build Your Brand
When you're looking for a job or moving up the career ladder, it's important to have an online presence where you can showcase your skills and experience. When you're consistent across sites, using the same themes and photos, you will be able to create a strong personal - and professional - brand.

Job Interview Attire
The first impression a prospective employer has of you should not be just a good one, but, a great one. The candidate dressed in a suit, with a coordinated long sleeve shirt or blouse, conservative shoes, a professional hairstyle, and limited jewelry and perfume or aftershave, will make the best impression.

Resumes and Cover Letters for Teens
Resume and cover letter writing for teens, including writing your first resume, what to include on your resume and in your letters, and more tips for teenage job seekers.

C/C++ Interview Questions
Frequently asked C/C++ interview questions.

Part Time Job Interview Questions
Part time job interview questions and the best answers to common interview questions you'll be asked when applying for a part time job.

Congratulation Note Examples - Congratulation Note Samples and Examples
Taking the time to send a congratulation note, whether it's for a new job or a promotion or a job well done, is terrific for networking and relationship building. Here are congratulation note examples to use say congratulations for a promotion, a new job, and other employment related accomplishments.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate.

Teen Interview Attire
Applying for a part-time, non-professional, job is a little different from applying for a full-time professional position. Dress should be, at the least, neat and tidy. Business casual is usually appropriate.

Get Started on an Online Job Search
a simple how to on starting a job search

Job Search Email Message Examples - SEmail Subject Line Examples
Sample job search email messages including cover letters, thank you letters, resignation letters, and other sample formatted email messages.

Job Search Email Message Examples - Sample Email Subject Lines
Sample job search email messages including cover letters, thank you letters, resignation letters, and other sample formatted email messages.

Job Search Email Message Examples - Sample Job Search Subject Lines
Sample job search email messages including cover letters, thank you letters, resignation letters, and other sample formatted email messages.