Submit an impressive application u A company’s application may be available online. You can also pick one up in person, or contact the business and ask them to send you an application. u Use blue or black ink and print neatly. Don’t leave any lines blank. If a question doesn’t apply to you, write N/A. u Answer all questions truthfully. If there’s some- thing on your application that could be seen as negative, explain how much you’ve learned and grown from the situation or experience. u Include any volunteer or unpaid jobs you’ve had. u If you have a resume, attach it to your application. u Remember, the application is your opportunity to“sell yourself.” Application Tips “I just graduated from high school and now I’m working as a waiter. Someday I hope to go to cooking school and work as a chef—or maybe own my own restaurant.” Jeremy