Guide to writing cover letters

By: Job Seeker Coach  07-Oct-2014
Keywords: Cover Letter

Here is a guide to writing a good cover letter: • Keep it short. • Type it unless you are asked for a handwritten letter. • Write the letter in an easy to read style and do not use jargon. • Check it for spelling and grammar mistakes. • Ask someone else to read it. • Use “I” words to describe what you have done and your skills: “I can ...”, “I am experienced in ...”. • Use a different letter for each of your job applications. Next week, I will describe a suitable format for a cover letter.

Keywords: Cover Letter

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