Tips to land a job

Boost your chances of landing a role with these timely tips and advice for identifying opportunities, writing a resume, interviewing and negotiating a job offer.

How to Answer, ‘Why Do You Want to Work Here?’

Stand out from other candidates with a stand-out answer. Get our tips on how to prepare and deliver a compelling response.

Writing a Cover Letter That Will Stand Out

Is writing a cover letter a thing of the past for job seekers? Far from it. Discover how you can convince hiring managers to call you for an interview.

How to Talk About Your Weaknesses in a Job Interview

Meeting with an employer? Read our tips for responding strongly and effectively to this tricky question.

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