Information for Job Seekers
American Staffing Association recommendations:
Tips for Job Seekers
Whether you are seeking a job with a staffing firm or a Fortune 500 company, the process is pretty much the same.
Sending Your Résumé and Cover Letter Via E-Mail
As a 21st-century jobseeker, it’s important to have an electronic cover letter and résumé to send at the click of a mouse. Here are some steps for converting your cover letter and résumé from Word or WordPerfect documents into electronic ones.
Prepare an Effective Cover Letter
A cover letter allows you to personalize your résumé. Its main purpose is to emphasize your strengths and assets in a way that will interest employers in interviewing you.
Deliver a Knock-Out Interview
Your carefully prepared cover letter and résumé paid off. You’ve landed an interview. Get ready—in advance—to make a good impression.