A Quick and Easy Cover Letter Format That Works

A Quick and Easy Cover Letter Format That Works

It’s easy to overthink a cover letter with the idea that the hiring manager will scour the piece looking for clues about your qualifications. Often, hopeful applicants will jam a page (or more) with accomplishments in the hopes that the reader will be impressed by an expansive array of specific skills. However, according to a study by the Society for Human Resource Management, most readers look at your cover letter for less than 1 minute. That means they are scanning rather than reading.

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Online Job Platforms for Writers and Editors

Online Job Platforms for Writers and Editors

We live in an ever-increasing online world, connected at all times and able to access nearly anything imaginable with a few clicks. This world has opened up an incredible opportunity for many to forego the traditional 9 to 5 desk job, and instead choose to work from home. Whether it's because there are children at home to take care of, or just because they would prefer to stay in their pjs all day, writers and editors are taking advantage of this opportunity and earning a great living from the comfort of their own home.

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Why and How To Improve Your Business Writing Skills

Why and How To Improve Your Business Writing Skills

Of all the skills you will acquire throughout your life, few are as versatile or transferable as writing. Strong writing skills give you an edge in almost any career. They also improve your communication skills and can help you market yourself in business and life. If you’re already a writer, you still have room for improvement. 

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