Tips for best cover letter

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Tips for best cover letter

  1. 1. Tips for Best Cover Letter
  2. 2. A cover letter accompanies your resumeand is a short letter to the employer stating why you are a good fit for the job
  3. 3. To avoid your cover letter and resume being slam dunked into the trash can,here are a few tips for the best cover letter:
  4. 4. Got Connections? Use Them! - Sometimes, employers feel obligated to at least give someone a chance at the job if they haveconnections with individuals already within the company.
  5. 5. Use Names- If you know the name of the person that will be reading your cover letter and resume, use their name at the beginning of your cover letter.
  6. 6. Write in a Conversational Tone- While this is a business letter, you should write as if you are having a conversation.
  7. 7. Proofread - Individuals looking to land a new job shouldhave their cover letter and resume proofread before sending
  8. 8. First Paragraph– You want to inform the reader of how you came across the job posting
  9. 9. Second Paragraph– Discuss your related experience and how you meet or surpass the mandatory credentials
  10. 10. Short and Sweet– You need to keep your cover letter short, sweet and to the point.
  11. 11. For more info: www.corpowrite.com Phone: 0458 999 120 Cairns, Australia

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