Landing the Job

Helpful tips and information to help you in landing the job you seek.

Step 1: Find the job
Before beginning your search for a job, consider viewing Effective Job Search Strategies.

When you are ready to start looking, go to the Kelly Career Network and use the job search tool to search for job opportunities, or contact a local Kelly Services Recruitment Consultant.


Step 2: Write a resume
Can't get that job you've been waiting for without a resume that gets noticed. Learn how to write a resume and look at resume templates and resume samples.


Step 3: Write a Cover Letter
A resume cover letter gives you an opportunity to describe how your specific skills and accomplishments uniquely qualify you for the job. Sell yourself! The cover letter purpose is to obtain an interview, not tell a lengthy story. The focus should be on your interest in the position, your qualifications, and setting up a job interview.


Step 4: Prepare for the interview
To put your best foot forward, we suggest you browse through the job interview tips and job interview questions below. This information will give you an advantage when applying and interviewing for jobs in today's competitive market.;


Step 5: Write a Resignation Letter
It can be such an uncomfortable feeling having to write a resignation letter, despite wanting desperately to leave your job. Here we have two sample resignation letters to make the task a little easier and give you a head start.