The Art of the Application: Resumes, Cover Letters, and Interviews, Oh My!

You’ve sent out application after application with no word back and you’re left wondering what’s wrong. Learn what recruiters and managers are really looking for in applications and what it takes to snag that interview and get the job.

Romy Oltuski

Assistant Editor
Harper’s Bazaar

Romy Oltuski is Harper’s Bazaar’s assistant features editor. When she’s not chasing a features story, she writes’s hot lists and many of its artist interviews. Her work also appears on,,, and, as well as in Cosmo, Redbook and Lapham’s Quarterly. A graduate of Tufts University and the Columbia Publishing Course, Romy joined Bazaar’s staff in 2012, after working on the ABC News Decision Desk during the most recent presidential elections.


Michelle Corbett
Talent Development & Recruitment

Michelle Corbett is currently in charge of recruitment for all levels (including interns) of L’Oreal USA’s 11 global brand development teams. She graduated in 2007 from Vassar College with a double major in Psychology and Jewish Studies and spent her pre-L’Oreal life at a communication consultancy firm. She has been with L’Oreal since 2011 and has a passion for mentoring and helping great talent navigate the job search. Her other passions include cooking and baby animals.

Liza Newman

Corporate Recruiting & HR Manger
Kenneth Cole Productions

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