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How to Answer “Tell Me About a Time When…” Interview Questions

07-Apr-2017
By Lily Zhang on The Muse You’ve reviewed your resume, practiced your elevator pitch, and reviewed a few stories you can share during the interview. All is well, and you’re feeling confident. And when the interviewer says, “Tell me about a time you disagreed with your supervisor,” you are ready to go and launch straight... read more

31 Attention-Grabbing Cover Letter Examples

07-Apr-2017
By The Daily Muse Editor on The Muse Traditional cover letter wisdom tells you to start a cover letter with something to the effect of: Dear Sir or Madam, I am writing to apply for the position of Marketing Manager with the Thomas Company. We say: The days of cookie cutter cover letter intros are... read more

185 Powerful Verbs That Will Make Your Resume Awesome

07-Apr-2017
By The Daily Muse Editor on The Muse Led … Handled … Managed… Responsible for … Most resume bullet points start with the same words. Frankly, the same tired old words hiring managers have heard over and over—to the point where they’ve lost a lot of their meaning and don’t do much to show off... read more

The 41 Best Resume Templates Ever

07-Apr-2017
By The Daily Muse Editor on The Muse We know—writing and editing the perfect resume is enough of a challenge. Why should you have to spend your time and energy making it look great, too? Especially if you’re not a designer, crafting a resume that looks impressive and really stands out can be a challenge.... read more

How to Answer the 31 Most Common Interview Questions

07-Apr-2017
By The Daily Muse Editor on The Muse Wouldn’t it be great if you knew exactly what a hiring manager would be asking you in your next job interview? While we unfortunately can’t read minds, we’ll give you the next best thing: a list of the 31 most commonly asked interview questions and answers. While... read more