Cover Letters and Resumes
The Alliance has compiled this set of cover letter and resume resources from amongst its own offerings as well as those throughout the nonprofit and museum sector.
This blog post from The Muse contains eight examples of cover letters that will help you reassess your own cover letters.
Live Careers offers an article on how to craft or update a resume. It includes tips on refocusing and restructuring experience, communicating brand, and elements to catch attention. It also shares many worksheets to help job-seekers prepare, including capturing transferable skills, listing keywords of job descriptions, and organizing accomplishments and experience.
The College Art Association of America provides detailed advice on preparing a CV for the museum field, with a sample document included.