Grammar Lessons All Job Seekers Should Know

grammar errors resume cover letter
grammar errors resume cover letter

By Kaitlin Madden

When applying for a job, there are few faster ways to get your résumé and cover letter thrown out of contention than by making a glaring grammatical error.

These days, human resources departments and hiring managers are flooded with résumés. They have to be narrowed down somehow, and grammatical errors are an easy way to eliminate applicants.