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So how do you create a resume with no experience?

This is a guest post by Aditya Babbar, the founder of Resumonk. His company makes it easy to build really good-looking online resumes. 

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For those who have just graduated college, there are few things more stressful than trying to find gainful employment when you have little to put on your resume.

As you browse potential job listings, you find yourself competing with more seasoned professionals who have several years of applicable experience.

How are you supposed to compete when the vast majority of your past few years has been spent analyzing Chaucer?

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How to Write a Cover Letter that Gets You Hired

 

In this article, I’m going to layout a very simple formula for writing a cover letter. This isn’t the typical advice you get around the internet. I’m not going to talk about formatting, generic tips, and why you should proofread. Instead, I’m going to show you the psychological friction you encounter when an employer reads a cover letter and how you can get around this friction to book the interview.

By the end of this article, you’ll know:

  • Why employers don’t call you back
  • The biggest mistake most cover letters make
  • A simple psychological truth about how to get employers to respond to your job application
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