Foundation Skills Language to Include in a Job Letter
How to Apply for an Internal Job Vacancy
12 Ways to Make Follow-Up Letters Work for You after Interviewing

3 Types of Resume Letter Samples

Step 1 of 3
Next Slideshow
Next Slideshow

Short and sweet resume letters

A marketing director (Moran) who wants to change jobs uses a one-page resume letter. He begins with a way-of-the-world statement that works because he prefaces it with “As you know.” Otherwise such statements risk being perceived as overbearing.

The rationale given for changing jobs — working closer to his home — seems reasonable in a time of record-high transportation costs. Responding to a job ad with a one-page resume letter is an option to mute age issues before an interview.

  • Add a Comment
  • Print
  • Share


Promoted Stories From Around The Web

blog comments powered by Disqus
The ABCs of References in Your Job Search
How to Use Social Media in Your Job Search
11 Ways to Tune up Grammar and Punctuation
3 Great Ways to Start a Job Letter
How to Handle Reference Problems in Job Applications