The Importance of a Good Resume
In today's fast-paced world where first impressions are made in what amounts to a fleeting moment, the first impression (that being your resume) can mean the difference between getting a call for an interview and having it thrown in the trash. In an internet-connected world, the online resume has also taken hold. But regardless as to whether your resume in on paper or on the Web, the impression you make with your resume a vital one.
Here are some example templates to use for your resume.
The Importance of a Job Application
Filling out a company job application can be an essential step in getting an interview. The key to ensuring all the information is complete is to be prepared. Before applying, make sure that you have all of the required information on hand. An easy way to ensure that you have the necessary components is by preparing a resume ahead of time. Some of the typical information needed for job application preparation may include:
Be prepared to have all the information needed to completely fill out the job application. Make sure that you have all the needed addresses, dates and phone numbers for the above requirements. Be prepared to have a minimum of three to four professional and/or personal references, along with your other information. For education and specialized training you may want to bring along copies of diplomas and certificates.
Below you will find some generic, practice job applications which you are welcome to download and complete to get an idea of what you might see in the future.
Sample Interview Questions
While there are as many different (possible) interview questions as there are interviewers, it always helps to be ready for anything. So we've prepared a list of 100+ potential interview questions. These will serve as good practice for any interview session.