Books for reading

The quick resume and cover letter book

Same-day resume : Quick tips for creating and using a resume — Do a simple resume in about an hour — Write a skills resume in just a few hours — More thorough approach to resume writing (and career planning) : Develop a powerful new skills language — Document the many details of your work and life experience — Identify your perfect job and industry — Present strengths and overcome “problems” on your resume, plus other miscellaneous matters — Write a better resume now

Resume and Job Search Strategy

Describes the Edge philosophy of resume preparation and job search, offers advice on identifying strengths and developing career goals, examines various sources of job information, explains each step in the process of writing job-winning resumes and cover letters, and includes tips for effective interviewing

Cover Letter Magic

Your cover letter is an employer’s first impression of you. Learn simple, step-by-step techniques that will make your cover letter stand out from the competition

Best Cover Letters

Revised edition of: 201 winning cover letters for $100,000+ jobs : cover letters that can change your life! / Wendy S. Enelow. c1998

Tips for Work and life

Interested in developing a killer resume? Join career expert, motivator, and award-winning author Andrew LaCivita as he discusses how to build the ultimate professional resume!

Resume Solution

Gives details on writing resumes and cover letters

“From JIST, the job search people.”

Introduction: A few words on looking for a job — Resume basics — Collecting your thoughts — Tell ’em what sells’em — Designing an outstanding resume — Packing and delivering your resume — Sample resumes and worksheets — Cover letter — Saying thank-you and following up — Job search tips — Epilogue: Is this the end?