Resume / CV / Cover Letter / Personal Statement

The Documents You Need to Apply

The resume (typically for industry jobs), curriculum vitae (also referred to as CV typically for academic jobs), cover letter, and personal statement are assets required to apply for opportunities – part-time jobs, internship, full-time jobs, and continuing education. These documents will grow and develop as a career grows and develops and each document should be tailored to specific opportunities. Get feedback from as many individuals as possible as this will help improve and refine your application materials.

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Anatomy of a Winning Resume [INFOGRAPHIC]

The elements of a resume have evolved greatly over the years; back in the day, candidates would include their heights and weights on their CVs! Thankfully, those days are behind us, but that doesn’t mean that the proper format of …

By Vault Careers - Vault
Vault
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Your Guide to Resume Margins—No, You Shouldn’t Make Them Tiny Just to Cram Everything In

Even if you feel like you have the content of your resume down, you might still have questions about resume formatting—including everything to do with the margins of your document. You might be wondering about the standard size for resume …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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