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    4 Grammar/Spelling Resume Pitfalls to Avoid

    4 Grammar/Spelling Resume Pitfalls to Avoid
    As an educator, you know the importance of coming up with the right words to sell yourself in a resume or cover letter - don't let English language trip you up. One little spelling or grammar mistake can ruin an entire resume or cover letter. It’s not easy to remember all the rules of the English language. So here’s a little ...
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    12 Tips to Writing an A+ Cover Letter

    12 Tips to Writing an A+ Cover Letter
    Getting your resume selected and read is the first step toward securing a great teaching position. While your resume needs to be strong and well-written, you also need a perfect cover letter, or letter of introduction, to get your resume read in the first place. 1. Write a concise, yet powerful, cover letter that introduces you to the school. Be sure ...
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    The Secret Formula to Cover Letter Success

    The Secret Formula to Cover Letter Success
    Ah, the dreaded cover letter. You may know what you should do and shouldn’t do, but when it comes to sitting down and actually writing it — where to even begin? Should you even bother? Lucky for you, we have the help of a cover letter expert, and we’re here to guide you step-by-step through her secret formula to cover letter ...
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    Writing Effective Cover Letters

    Writing Effective Cover Letters
    Cover letters are all about first impressions; whether they are good or bad, they last. This is why the development of your cover letter is critical to your job search – it is used as your first introduction to a potential employer. It is important to understand that your resume and cover letter are the ONLY thing representing you in your ...
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    Top Tips for Writing a Noteworthy Cover Letter

    Top Tips for Writing a Noteworthy Cover Letter
    Your resume is the central part of your job search; however, a strong cover letter will provide you with a chance to elaborate beyond your resume, and focus the district's attention on your skills and experiences directly related to your desired teaching position. It will provide you a great opportunity to highlight your writing skills, along with a chance to summarize ...
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    Cover Letters That Get You Noticed

    Cover Letters That Get You Noticed
    Your resume is the central part of your job search; however, a strong cover letter will provide you with a chance to elaborate beyond your resume, and focus the district's attention on your skills and experiences directly related to your desired teaching position. It will provide you a great opportunity to highlight your writing skills, along with a chance to summarize ...
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    3 Attention-Getting Tactics for Cover Letters

    3 Attention-Getting Tactics for Cover Letters
    Hiring managers and recruiters can receive hundreds--or even thousands--of applications for each open job. Typically, they can spend only a few seconds scanning a candidate's cover letter before moving on to somebody else's. So if you're looking for a job, your cover letter has to capture a reader's attention right away. Career coach Evelyn Salvador, the author of the recently released ...
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    How to Handle Sticky Situations in Your Cover Letter

    How to Handle Sticky Situations in Your Cover Letter
    Are you wondering how to deal with a sticky work history issue? Whether you were laid off from your last position, took time off to raise children or are looking to change careers, the cover letter is the perfect place to address potential red flags. One caveat: Keep the explanation brief. Writing a cover letter is an exercise in selling yourself, ...
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