Resume & Cover Letter

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The Perfect Resume Guide From Expert Recruiters

As job-hunting experts, we’ve heard every kind of resume advice you can imagine. We’ve partnered with companies in various industries looking to find candidates for thousands of roles and through this work, we’ve identified the golden standard for resume writing.

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3 Steps to Marketing Your Working Abroad Experience on Your Resume

Work abroad sign. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Attention TEFL teachers: remember the excitement you felt a year or two ago, when you were preparing to jet off to a foreign country for exotic adventures and easy money?

If you’re the …

By College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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The Top 5 Strategies To Make Your College Resume Stand Out

This post was originally published on LinkedIn on February 2, 2023. 

Some students think that the way to make their college resume stand out is to use a nontraditional format or add colors or a headshot. But after reviewing thousands …

By Jessica Roffe
Jessica Roffe Assistant Director, QUEST Honors Program
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Career Resources

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

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

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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