Forms and other written documents are important components of any job search. Much of your initial job search will be
conducted through the use of written words. You'll be preparing resumes, cover letters and thank-you notes, responding to
job posting questionnaires, completing employment application forms, etc.
In many cases, the employer will get an initial impression, and perhaps the only impression, of you through the written
words you use. This is why you must take the time to carefully evaluate the words you put down on paper and share with potential
In this section, you'll find resources to help inspire better use of written and spoken words. Included are:
As you prepare your resume, cover letters, thank-you notes, etc., or prepare for a job interview, consider these words
as possibilities for your use. These tools will probably bring to mind other words
not included here, but just a relevant.