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    Quote Originally Posted by futter View Post
    Got to do a 2 page of A4 statement as to my suitability for the job .... started but not yet finished - due in on the 22nd.
    So you have a week to get this done ...

    My advice is to get a couple of friends/acquaintances to check your 'final draft' against the job description and provide objective comments.

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    Quote Originally Posted by futter View Post
    Got to do a 2 page of A4 statement as to my suitability for the job .... started but not yet finished - due in on the 22nd.
    Use a slightly larger font and big words ...2 pages will fly by

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bigyin View Post
    Use a slightly larger font and big words ...2 pages will fly by
    What he said.

    Just use size 76 font and write - 'Cuz i iz da best for da job innit' across the 2 pages.

    Job's a good'un! - plus they will think your well cool and might even give you another promotion.

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    Quote Originally Posted by irie View Post
    So you have a week to get this done ...

    My advice is to get a couple of friends/acquaintances to check your 'final draft' against the job description and provide objective comments.
    Post it up on here. You'll get lots of objective comments.

    Sent from my moto g(6) using Tapatalk

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    Quote Originally Posted by futter View Post
    Got to do a 2 page of A4 statement as to my suitability for the job .... started but not yet finished - due in on the 22nd.
    The 2 sides of A4 is not important. The content is ... all you need to do is show you grasp the role, and what you will bring to it an dtake it forward. Do not load it with "in the past, I was able to do ...." , load it with " my tactics would be", "what I want to deliver is" etc ....

    Just enough to make it intersting is always enough. Great sales technique is "never say more that you have to" and "listen"

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    Quote Originally Posted by the phantom pieman View Post
    The 2 sides of A4 is not important. The content is ... all you need to do is show you grasp the role, and what you will bring to it an dtake it forward. Do not load it with "in the past, I was able to do ...." , load it with " my tactics would be", "what I want to deliver is" etc ....

    Just enough to make it intersting is always enough. Great sales technique is "never say more that you have to" and "listen"
    ^ this.

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    Quote Originally Posted by the phantom pieman View Post
    The 2 sides of A4 is not important. The content is ... all you need to do is show you grasp the role, and what you will bring to it an dtake it forward. Do not load it with "in the past, I was able to do ...." , load it with " my tactics would be", "what I want to deliver is" etc ....

    Just enough to make it intersting is always enough. Great sales technique is "never say more that you have to" and "listen"
    Quote Originally Posted by irie View Post
    ^ this without the typos.


    ie. do spellcheck it before sending (ideally during / throughout writing)

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