Cover Letter Writing- Overview

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When to use a Cover letter for job search

1. Application: Respond to a job opening, posting
2. Introduce & Inquiry: Introduce yourself & inquiry prospective company about possible openings. Effective for managerial candidates gaining direct connection with high level personnel in a target company

Important Points

head_img CUSTOMIZE
Carefully consider that particular employer’s specific needs and match them with your qualifications

head_img INTERPRET, NOT repeat your resume
Tell a story or relate one of your achievements. Show how it may benefit the company

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Try to mention past direct contact or common acquaintances
Research about the company and show your knowledge




 Basic Cover Letter with step-by-step guide and samples