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1. Sample Reference Page
This sample reference page shows you how to list both academic and work-related references. Make sure the font & layout that you choose for your reference list matches that of your resume.

2. How to Write a Resume When You Have No Experience
So, you’re out of college and looking for your first job. The first order of business is to write your resume. How do you write a resume when you have no real job experience? Find out here!

3. How to Write a Better Cover Letter
Looking for a new job? Cover letters are more important than most candidates realize. These simple tips will teach you how to write a better cover letter.

4. Moving Back Home After College
Are you thinking about moving back home after your college graduation? Before you decide, consider your motivation and other options. Most importantly, have a plan for getting out on your own.

5. Sample Cover Letter
This new college graduate's enthusiasm for working at a particular company shines through in this sample cover letter.

6. Is There Life After College?
Let’s face it. Life as you know it is about to change. Drastically. If you are one of the hundreds of people out there with a secret case of college graduation jitters, this article is for you.

7. Resume Tips for New Graduates
Here are simple answers to a few common resume concerns faced by new college graduates. If you have specific questions about your own resume, please feel free to email me or ask our readers in our Post-College forum.

8. Long Distance Job Search Tips for New Graduates
So you’ve graduated from college and now you’re moving across the country to launch your career. If you have a particular city in mind, here are a few resources you can use to jumpstart your long distance job search. Best of all, these resources are almost always free!

9. Book Review - Smart Moves for Liberal Arts Grads
Through my work as a career counselor I’ve read a lot of great books for new graduates. But, I’ll have to admit, this book is one of the most unique! I loved it for several reasons.

10. Sample Resume Formats
So you´ve heard about a zillion different resume formats and still not sure which one is right for you? Read on for more information about how to decide what will work best.



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