The ability to write well is one of those great transferable skills that is a benefit to you in any job or industry. Bruce Kasanoff’s LinkedIn article Five Writing Tips that Can Double Your Salary gives some great examples of how much good writing can help you find success.
Good writing is a vital part of the job search. If your resume and cover letter are not compelling, relevant, and error free, it will be hard to get noticed by hiring managers. Need help? Come to the Career Center during our resume drop-in hours! Another great resource on campus is the Writing Center in the Student Success Center. Pay them a visit the next time that you need help with a writing assignment!