Job Search Correspondence

Job search correspondence is much more than resumes and cover letters!  Be sure to tailor your letters for appropriate individuals and job postings, they communicate a great deal about the kind of person (and employee) you are.

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Resumes: What is a resume?  What information sections can be included?  This page also includes sample resumes.

Cover Letters: Tips for writing a cover letter and examples.

Other Job Search Correspondence: This section includes information on writing an Acceptance Letter or a Rejection Letter as well as Letters of Inquiry, Networking Letters, and Thank You Notes


The Hart Career Center staff will be happy to review your letters and make suggestions before you send them!  Call 309-556-3071 to set up an appointment or take advantage of our Drop-In Hours: 
Wednesdays (2 p.m.-4 p.m.) and  Fridays (1:30 p.m.-3 p.m.).