Resume & Cover Letter

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What Are Transferable Skills? 10 Examples for your Resume

Transferable skills, also known as portable skills, are those versatile abilities that you can bring to any role or industry—which is particularly helpful when changing careers. But you don’t need to be an expert to have them; these valuable skills …

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CVs versus Resumes: What’s the Difference?

One point of confusion for job seekers can be the difference between a CV and a resume when applying for new opportunities. The terms can seem to be used interchangeably; however, there are some subtle differences between the two. 

Both …

By HospitalRecruiting
HospitalRecruiting is an online healthcare job board for physicians, advanced practitioners, nurses, and allied health professionals. Visit our site to view current medical practice and employment opportunities or navigate to our Healthcare Career Resources Blog for more great articles like this one!
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Former Google recruiter’s No. 1 resume red flag: ‘There’s zero chance you’re going to move forward’

by: Gili Malinsky @cnbc

Writing a powerful resume can seem like an art form in and of itself. And when doing so, there are various don’ts to keep in mind: Don’t misspell words. Don’t go over two pages. Don’t write a list of …

By Hua "Alice" Zhang
Hua "Alice" Zhang Coordinator, Career Services Technology and Data Analytics
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Career Resources

This cover letter sample gives you a sense of the approach to take when writing a cover letter.

This OCS guide covers the purpose of a cover letter and what elements to include to convey your qualifications and …

Studying or working abroad can be a very unique learning experience and differentiator in the job search. Including the experience …

Explore this guide to get tips on how to write powerful bullet points for your experiences, and reference a long …

This quick guide covers the basic information you should (and shouldn’t!) include on an undergraduate or entry-level resume.

This resume template was created by the OCS team and offers lots of space to professionally organize your information in …

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