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Looking for a job with no results? This is, indeed, a problem many people have. One main problem is a badly-written resume so we recommend you look at some resume samples. If you want to improve your resume you must add a cover letter in order to get more possibilities of an interview. This article is aimed to help you in critical moments through your search. A job search is a task that must be carried out at your latest trimesters of University or College, don't lose the opportunity to become more competitive in labor market.
This program was designed to help students and graduates who don't have any job experience. There are a lot of companies, INGOs and state institutions where you can undertake your internship. Professionals will supervise your work and will assist you in any problem. Usually, internships are paid although there are some organizations, especially INGOs, that won't pay you. Your internship certificate is a must if want to get a Bachelor´s Degree therefore don't turn down opportunities!
This kind of programs paid and will provide a worthy experience since you will live the real business world, professional assistance related to your career, development of skills, self-confidence.
Federal work & study (FWS) programUndergraduate or graduate students with financial need can apply to this program. This program was founded by the USA government in order to allow students to earn some money and afford their education expenses. You can apply to this program and after evaluation you may qualify to work in state organizations, companies and INGOs. The point is to work and study as the name of this program states.
Part time positionsFull-time jobs are well-paid but in case you can't work long hours, a part-time job is a good option. If you are studying, you can work as an assistant or a waiter at your neighborhood earning some money for your own expenses. This is a great opportunity: don't miss it!
JOB NETWORKSSometimes a job search is a difficult task if you don't count with a job network. Most unemployed people don't give importance to it. Let's start by showing some facts, first of all, there are 85-90% hidden job offers, the only path to get to them is through a job network, this is important in order to speed up your search. Secondly, your colleagues can support you in any case you need their help. There are a lot of advantages to discover when start making your own job network.
HOW TO WRITE COVER LETTERS AND RESUMES
COVER LETTERIf you want to get the interviewer's interest, you must enclose a cover letter to your resume. Describe your experience in a general manner, skills and achievements. The cover letter must not be longer than one page, remember that it is only an introduction or preface to your resume. So:
RESUMEAlso known as curriculum vitae, it must be a well-structured document written in chronological order. The job description is very important in order to personalize your resume. We made a list of some tips to follow:
INTERVIEW ISSUESThis is the last stage in your search; therefore you must be prepared for it. Let's look at some useful tips for your future interview, try to follow them and good luck:
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