Sample Resume & Cover Letter
What is a resume?
A resume is a document that contains a summary or listing of relevant job experience and education. The resume or cover letter is typically the first item that a potential employer encounters regarding the job seeker and is used to screen applicants, often followed by an interview, when seeking employment.
What is a cover letter?
A cover letter is a document sent with your resume to provide additional information on your skills and experience.
(The following adobe files are adopted, with permission, from Amherst College Career Center @ Amherst Career Center)