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Resumania™: Writing Cover Letters Is Key

Is writing cover letters important? Uh, yeah, it is! Ninety-one percent of executives polled by Robert Half said cover letters are valuable when evaluating job candidates.

Resumania™: Writing a Good Resume Means Writing a Clean Resume

Let’s face it, writing a good resume is hard. One of the most difficult things about the process is that it requires intense attention to detail. In fact, 76 percent of executives surveyed by Robert Half said just one or two typos in a resume would remove applicants from consideration for a job; 40 percent said a single typo was enough to ruin your chances.

Foreign Language Skills See High Demand in Legal Market

Mastering a foreign language not only can be useful when you're on vacation — it also can enhance your legal career. Bilingual lawyers are in strong demand, according to a recent survey of attorneys from Robert Half Legal. Learn which language skills are most desirable for lawyers and legal support staff