Dear Matt: I always struggle with those interview questions asking me to describe a certain situation or experience and how I handled it. I freeze up and don’t know what to say. Got any advice?
Struggling to write a cover letter? You're not alone. Based on the dozens of inquiries I get every week on this subject, here are four common cover letter questions, with answers to guide you.
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When you thank someone, be it an employer after an interview or a friend who gave you a job lead, you help satisfy their need to be appreciated. This can also propel you faster toward employment.
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