How to write a resume and cover letters

Because it’s so easy to apply for a job online, you need a get resume and cover letter to get noticed – and get interviewed. Use these tips and tools to write ones that show employers you’re the right person for the job: 

  • CTHires has a resume builder, cover letter builder, and free resume workshops to help you write a great resume and cover letter. 
  • Career One Stop provides very helpful resume writing tips, templates, and examples you can use.
  • The CT Department of Labor provides detailed information for writing resumes and cover letters
  • This article provides more tips for writing effective cover letters and thank you notes that get noticed.