When can you drop off a resume in person?
Vuturo says that personally handing in his resume is received well “about 50 per cent of the time.” Ask the receptionist if you can drop off you resume to the personnel manager or whomever your contact is at the company. Wait for them in the front entrance or lobby area before meeting them.
What to say when you drop your resume off?
Identify yourself, the job you’re interested in, that you’ve applied through the proper channels, and that you’re just dropping off an extra copy of your resume and cover letter. Thank the person for their time, and say you hope you’ll be considered for the job.
What should I wear to drop off a resume?
When you are applying for a job in person, business casual attire is usually appropriate. It is always important to be neat, tidy, and well-groomed and to present a positive image to the employer. Don’t wear jeans or shorts, tank tops, crop tops, or anything especially low cut (shirt or pants) or too short (skirt).
What is the best day to drop off a resume?
Research has shown that the best day to send your resume is on Monday—as early as possible. Your resume will be on the top of the pile and the chances of getting noticed are much higher.
Can you wear jeans to drop off a resume?
Refrain from wearing jeans, shorts, sneakers or flip-flops, even if you’re just planning to drop off your application. These are too casual for the workplace, which may lead an employer to question your judgment or seriousness.