Cover Letters Archive
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No, this isn’t a letter to air your grievances from being knee-deep in the job search. Instead, it's a letter addressing the employer's pain and how you can help.
Posted on November 6, 2014
Harvard Business Review shares two case studies on how to craft a killer cover letter.
Posted on October 15, 2014
A simple question, right? Here is a general guideline.
Posted on February 18, 2014
Employers view your job application as an example of the quality of your work, like an audition for the job. To ensure you stand out, here are a few tips to keep in mind.
Posted on February 7, 2014
Amy Gallo of Harvard Business Review recently compiled a list of tips for a great cover letters based on interviews with hiring managers and case studies. Both case studies are of nonprofits and include helpful advice for people looking to land a job in the sector.
Posted on October 30, 2013
While it's important to ensure your experience and the needs of the organization are a match, don't forget to include and emphasize transferrable skills.
Posted on October 17, 2013
We spend a lot of time talking about resumes, but the cover letter deserves just as much attention. Here are six resources to help you make your cover letter stand out.
Posted on August 6, 2013It happens to many job seekers at some point, especially if you’ve been job hunting for a while: You’re told you’re overqualified. While there are many reasons why you might...