Coverletters

Coverletters - Cover Letters Cover Letters &...

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Unformatted text preview: Cover Letters Cover Letters & & Other Career Other Career Correspondence Correspondence Cover Letters Cover Letters Cover Letterswhat, why and when? Introduce yourself & express interest Refer to your resume Follow-up Different types with an application in an email When do you use a cover letter? Business letter format Addressed to a specific person (including title) Should not repeat your resume Targeted / Indicate Company Research Concise Good Cover Letters Good Cover Letters Utilize action verbs Be sincere and be yourself Check spelling and grammar Use resume quality paper Include your resume Sign your name Good Cover Letters Good Cover Letters What Should You Include What Should You Include Your contact information Date Employers contact information Paragraph 1 intro Paragraph 2 what you have to offer Paragraph 3 next step Closing Introductory Paragraph Introductory Paragraph Introduce yourself Why are you writing Identify the position How you learned about the position Why you are interested in this company/industry While looking on Purdue Universitys Center...
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