Words have the power to influence, soothe, agitate or amaze. Using them carefully in your jobsearch may not seem that important to you at first thought, but the answer to success may lie in the trivial pursuit to write each word in your resume, your profile or cover letter in an impeccable way to impress and influence the reader.


Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.” – Buddha

This infographic by Grammarly, drives home the point – write well and you’ll go places.

Here are some tips to consider when writing your resume, online profile or cover letter during your jobsearch:



Grammarly is an automated online proofreader that finds and explains grammar, spelling, and punctuation mistakes in all types of writing.