An outstanding resume and cover letter is a crucial first step into getting your dream job. We've taken feedback from recruiters, headhunters, hiring managers and human resource professionals to put together everything you need to know about resumes and cover letters. There are easy-to-use templates, interesting tips and tricks, and proven ways on how to make your resume and job applications stand out from the pile of candidates vying for the same job you are applying for. Common questions by job seekers are also answered below. Don't forget to check out what to include in your resume and what you should do with your social media presence. Finding the right job is important but tailoring your resume to the job and acing the interview will seal the deal.