THE APPLICATION PROCESS: How to Write a Great Resume and Cover Letter

Did you know that the average employer takes only seven seconds to look at a resume? Linda Spencer, the Assistant Director of the Office of Career Services at Harvard Extension School shares two of her favorite resumes from recent graduates. She recommends summarizing work experience by beginning with a strong action verb, noting how the work made a difference to the organization, and quantifying the results whenever possible. To view this article, click here.