How to Write a Cover Letter

A well-written cover letter can make a difference between your CV being read and it being thrown into the bin. When applying for jobs, some applicants tend to throw their CVs in the general direction of a recruiter, and hope for the best. They haven’t included a cover letter with the application, and that could… Continue reading How to Write a Cover Letter

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Most Captivating Cover Letter Openers

Let’s cut straight to the chase: most cover letters are bad. In fact, Dawn Rasmussen, certified resume writer and president of Pathfinder Writing and Career Services, happily admits that “I love writing cover letter openings because I know how bad they usually are.” But that doesn’t mean your cover letter is destined for the slush pile. By starting… Continue reading Most Captivating Cover Letter Openers

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