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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Plumbing Supervisor Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of plumbing supervisor. The job seeker in this plumbing supervisor cover letter is ready to take on the responsibility of supervising those workers who assemble, install, and repair pipes, fittings, and fixtures of heating, water, and drainage systems,...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Radio Operator Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of radio operator. This radio operator cover letter shows the hiring manager that the applicant is experienced and qualified to receive and transmit communications using radiotelegraph or radiotelephone equipment in accordance with government regulations. Such an individual may...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Radio News Reporter Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of radio news reporter. This radio news reporter cover letter shows the personnel manager that the applicant is well qualified to gather and report the local news. In addition to preparing a variety of stories for the air,...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Radio Announcer Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of radio announcer. A radio announcer cover letter focuses on the job hunter's ability to handle the announcements associated with a radio show-news, traffic updates, and commercials. He or she must be familiar with the basics of the...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Radiation Therapist Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of radiation therapist. A radiation therapist cover letter focuses on the applicant's ability to administer radiation treatment. This involves acquiring and recording all parameters needed to describe the treatment accurately, including positioning, supports, pillows, distances, thicknesses, etc. The...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Radiation Protection Engineer Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of radiation protection engineer. This radiation protection engineer cover letter displays the job hunter's ability to supervise and coordinate the activities of workers engaged in monitoring radiation levels and the condition of the equipment used to generate nuclear...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Racing Board Attendant Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of racing board attendant. A racing board attendant cover letter is the best way for a prospective employee to display his or her expertise writing racing information, such as betting odds, entries, and winning time, on paper sheets...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Outside Plant Engineer Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of outside plant engineer. Notice how the applicant in this outside plant engineer cover letter focuses on his ability to plan and prepare drawings for construction of new, and removal or rearrangement of existing, overhead or underground lines,...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Outside Travel Sales Representative Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of travel sales representative. An outside travel sales representative cover letter shows the hiring manager that the job hunter knows what is required of someone who must give presentations to various groups to interest individuals in travel. This...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Orthopedic Shoe Designer Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of orthopedic shoe designer. The job applicant in this orthopedic shoe designer cover letter mentions his previous experience manufacturing boots and shoes for deformed feet according to a doctor's prescription and the patient's measurements. All orthopedic shoe designer...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Optomechanical Technician Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of optomechanical technician. The applicant in this optomechanical technician cover letter acknowledges her training and experience applying engineering theory and practical knowledge, under the direction of the engineering staff, for the purpose of building and testing prototype optomechanical...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Ordnance Engineer Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of ordnance engineer. An ordnance engineer cover letter discusses the applicant's training, experience, and ability to design, test, and coordinate the development of explosive ordnance material to meet the procurement specifications followed by the military. Such a worker...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Order Clerk Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of order clerk. In this order clerk cover letter, the job seeker focuses on the duties involved which include taking orders at a desk for in-person clients and by phone or e-mail. Good communication skills and a friendly,...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Orchestrator Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of orchestrator. A well-written orchestrator cover letter with samples of your work is essential if you wish to land a job of writing and transcribing musical scores. Be sure to mention your training, as well, and your educational...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Oral Surgeon Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of oral surgeon. A clear and interesting oral surgeon cover letter will go a long way to help you land the job you want. To get hired be sure to point out your skill and expertise, your training...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Optician Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of optician. In this optician cover letter, the job seeker focuses on the nature of the work, which includes providing lenses for the correction of vision defects, whether contact lenses or eyeglasses. These skilled professionals are trained to...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Overlock Sleeve Setter Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of over lock sleeve setter. The applicant in this over lock sleeve setter cover letter acknowledges her training and experience operating an over lock sewing machine equipped with an edge cutter and intermittent shirring mechanism to set sleeves...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Over Lock Elastic Attacher Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of over lock elastic attacher. An over lock elastic attacher cover letter is the best way for a prospective employee to display his or her experience operating an over lock sewing machine, equipped with a tension regulator, to...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Outside Upholsterer Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of outside upholsterer. A well-written outside upholsterer cover letter can help land a job seeker a position upholstering the outside sections of furniture such as chairs and sofas, employing his or her knowledge of upholstery procedures. All outside...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Outpatient Services Director Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of outpatient services director. This outpatient services director cover letter shows the hiring manager the applicant's interest in and aptitude for directing and managing outpatient services at a hospital. All outpatient services director cover letters should mention experience...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Outside Power Equipment Mechanic Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of outdoor power equipment mechanic. An outdoor power equipment mechanic cover letter discusses the applicant's training, experience, and ability to diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul small engines used to power lawn mowers, chain saws, and related equipment. All...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Application of Probabilistic Causal-effect Model based Artificial Fish-Swarm Algorithm for Fault Diagnosis in Mine Hoist

    This paper presents an intelligent methodology for diagnosing incipient faults in mine hoist. As Probabilistic Causal-effect Model-Based diagnosis is an active branch of Artificial Intelligent, in this paper, the feasibility of using probabilistic causal-effect model is studied and it is applied in Artificial Fish-Swarm Algorithm (AFSA) to classify the faults...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jul 2010

    Three PowerShell queries to obtain critical system information

    When it comes to getting information about Windows clients and servers, administrators are sometimes left in the dark. These simple scripts will help you gather succinct info about a computing environment.This download is also available as an entry in our Network Administrator blog.

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Alignment In Business Relationships

    There is presumption that alignment in business relationships is a condition for effective and satisfactory development of business relationships over time. However the issue of how alignment and misalignment between parties affect change in business relationships remains relatively unexplored because the attention in research has been more on the search...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    How To Write An Income Statement

    The income statement is an important document which is released for review for interested or invested parties to examine. The income statement is a reflection of the revenues and expenses of a company and indicates the amount of money left over after all expenses have been paid. When you sit...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    How To Succeed In A Behavioral Based Job Interview

    What is a behavioral interview is? Basically, this type of technique occurs when an interviewer asks questions that try to get a sense of how you behave in various situations. For example, instead of asking you how you manage stress, an interviewer may ask you to name a particularly stressful...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Careers: Staying Focused During Layoffs

    Layoffs can be horrible for all those involved. Not only can they mean a horrible financial crunch for the families that are involved, but it could make a big difference on the local economy as well. This means that not only are you out of a job, but the local...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    A Guide To Conducting Performance Reviews

    Do you want to get the most out of performance reviews that you have with your employees? Most managers, just fill out the review, justify the raise that the employee may get and then have their employees sign for the money. If you have to do this exercise with your...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Careers: How To Protest An Unfair Performance Review

    The best way to combat an unfair performance review is to give your employer the facts. The review should have comments that have happened over the review period. If this happens to be a year, look to see if all comments have been written over the last couple of months....

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Basics Of Project Management

    The concept of Project Management is very simple. One need not be an officially declared Project Manager to understand the concepts of Project Management. "A project is a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, service or result". Understanding the Project Management concept would help us understanding how to...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Effective Communication For Project Managers

    Project Managers are more productive when given the responsibility to actually manage the tasks at hand. It's very important that the Project Manager be present at any and all meetings or conference calls regarding any project which they will be working on, rather than just sending a memo or communicating...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    What Are The Basics Of Project Management?

    The basics of project management are the fundamentals of managing projects which must be handy for projects to be successfully completed. They are the theories and tools which have evolved over time and which have been tested on different projects and found useful. A project manager is the member of...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    The Basics Of Forecasting For Project Management

    Project management is a process that involves several component aspects such as initiation, planning, executing, controlling, and closing. Since projects are usually temporary rather than ongoing, with definitive start and end dates to construct a time frame during which project objectives are meant to be achieved, forecasting is an extremely...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    The Basics Of Defining For Project Management

    Definitions play an extremely crucial role in all areas of the project management field. Throughout a project's initiation and planning phases, new definitions will need to be created; however, in addition to some innovative concepts, project managers will be required to have a firm grasp over some basic definitions as...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Layoffs: How To Handle It On Your Resume

    If you have been dismissed from your job then don't despair when it comes to writing your resume and including this information. Many people are laid off, especially when the economic climate is cold, and future employers will realise this. The best thing to do when you lose your job...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Managing Costs In Project Management

    If you have already determined the resources you will need for your project, the next step is determining how much those resources will cost. Cost estimating is the process of projecting the cost of project resources required for completion and the production of deliverables. Additionally, cost estimating incorporates the identification...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Developing Project Scope For Project Management

    A project is essentially a package of work that contains objectives that must first be completed prior to putting out a new product or service. A project's scope is usually up to the discretion of the project manager, who typically delegates what measures will be taken to ensure the creation...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Project Management Basics: How To Manage A Troubled Project

    The way to manage a project out of difficulties is firstly to identify what went wrong the project and to put in place processes to prevent that recurring. This may mean involve moving some people off of the project. The project manager needs to take stock of the progress made...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Project Management For Non-Project Managers

    Project management is essentially composed of five interlinked process groups and their component processes. When starting a project, the more you know about your expectations, your goals, and your resources, the more capable you'll be to successfully completing your project as efficiently as possible. In project management, this information is...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    How To Write Employee Handbooks

    Wondering how to write an employee handbook? An effective employee handbook is a key ingredient in a healthy business. If done properly, your employee handbook can effectively communicate your company's policies and procedures in a coherent and centralized manner. Communicating your personnel policies in a professional employee handbook is essential....

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