Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Tips for writing cover letters

Many feel that a good cover letter can help your chances of getting that dream job.  It's even more certain that a bad one will torpedo those chances.   To achieve the former while avoiding the latter, you may want to check out the cover letter writing tips offered by the corporette blog which are summarized below.

  • Work the back channels.
  • Don't just repeat what's on your resume but focus instead on how your skills best fit the job.
  • Focus on what you bring to the job
  • Proofread, proofread, proofread - because typos will sink you.

Go to corporette to read the full post here.

Hat tip to ATL.

(jbl).

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/legal_skills/2013/10/tips-for-writing-cover-letters.html

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