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So you've found opportunities you're interested in, and you're ready to begin the application process. Your resume, cover letter, and other application documents are almost always the employer’s first impression of your skills and professionalism, and targeting them to each opportunity is key to landing an interview. As you craft each of these documents you are creating your own personal brand. Every communication should have absolutely no spelling or grammar mistakes, should be consistent in content and message, and should be tailored specifically to the employer, company, and position.