Letters / Templates

Overcome writer’s block with our tips, templates, and guidelines. Learn how to write a strong cover letter, follow up after a job application via email or letter, and craft a post-interview thank you letter.

5 Tips for Responding Graciously to a Job Rejection Email [Sample]

Responding graciously to a job rejection can turn disappointment into opportunity. Learn how to respond to a job rejection by email with these five tips.

New Grad Optometry Cover Letter Template [Free Download]

Need help writing a good optometry cover letter? Download this free new graduate optometrist cover letter template created by the experts at iHireOptometry.

How to Write a Cover Letter after a Gap in Employment

Learn from the experts at iHire how to write a cover letter after a gap in employment and how to explain gaps in employment in the best way possible.

How to Follow Up on a Job Application by Phone

Do you know how to follow up on a job application by phone without being awkward or annoying? Check out our job application follow up call script.

New Grad Optometry Resume Template [Free Download]

Writing your first optometrist resume? Just for new grads, the experts at iHireOptometry put together this free resume template. Download it today!

Identify Your Key Selling Points: A Personal SWOT Analysis Worksheet

This time-saving worksheet helps job seekers perform their own personal SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Strengths) analysis.

Resignation Letter Template

Tailor this resignation template to give appropriate notification to your current employer

Thank You Letter Template & Guidelines

Stand out after the interview for the right reasons by effectively communicating your gratitude. Use this template for crafting the perfect thank you letter.

Guide to Following up via Email or Letter

Following up after a job application is a vital step in increasing your chance of landing an interview. Check out this template for following up on applications via writing.

Reaching the Decision Maker

Use these tips to get to the decision maker

LinkedIn Follow Up Message

Use these tips to network your way to employment.

How to Write an Effective Cover Letter

Although some employers no longer request cover letters and in many ways emails are replacing traditional cover letters, more than 80% of recruiters still expect to see one. Read our expert advice for writing a cover letter that will be noticed by hiring managers.

A Cover Letter That Works

This cover letter document outlines the standard 3-paragraph approach.