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How do I say that I want to keep my application confidential?

You can type or stamp a statement like, “Please protect the confidentiality of this communication. Thank you.” Or “Confidentiality with regard to present employer is requested.” Place such statements at the top or bottom of both the resume and cover letter.

How do you ask for discretion on a job application?

Include a sentence in the closing of the letter in which you ask for the employer’s discretion and confidentiality as you move through this process. Explain that you value your current position and don’t want to jeopardize it by letting your employer know you’re looking elsewhere.

What is a confidential application?

A “Confidential” posting means that the company chooses to remain anonymous. This typically happens for one of a few reasons. Someone is about to get fired and the company is looking to find a replacement without tipping them off.

What do I put on job application as a reason for leaving when terminated?

If you prefer, you can simply write “job ended,” “laid off,” or “terminated” on your application. This is recommended since your goal with your application and resume is to get an interview. You have a much better chance of dealing with the issue in person than you do of dealing with it on paper.

How do you explain termination on a job application?

Use soft language.

  1. Understand why you were terminated. Think about why you were terminated from the company.
  2. Keep your explanation concise. Your job application needs only a brief version of the entire story about why you were terminated.
  3. Tell the truth.
  4. Describe your termination positively.
  5. Use soft language.

Should I admit to being fired on a job application?

As a general rule you want to avoid admitting you were fired, but never lie about it. The best way to protect yourself is to be proactive with the company that fired you. Call or meet with the HR manager and ask them what they will say to prospective employers if they call for a reference.

How do I correct an email I already sent?

Open the sent document, click Recipients on the right-hand side; Click the Recipient/email address you want to edit, and click the pen icon > Correct current recipient’s name and/or email, make changes; Click Update recipient, Click Resend to resend the document to this recipient’s “new” email.

How do you acknowledge a mistake in an email?

You know about the problem, own your mistake, and can explain why it has happened. At the moment, you’re doing everything to fix the problem and can describe every measure you’re taking. You will make sure the situation would never happen again, and can explain how you would ensure it.