En Route: A Career Blog

Category: Cover Letter

Cover Letter Types

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
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POSTED: March 11, 2008 at 8:33 am

by Darlene Zambruski, CPRW, SME There are generally three cover letter types for the jobseeker: 1. Those sent to a specified person (eg: the hiring authority) 2. Those sent in response to a “blind” advertisement (eg: only PO Box or Job Reference # is provided) 3. Those sent to recruiters Cover Letters Sent to a... » Read Full Article

The Ins and Outs of Cover Letters

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
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POSTED: July 24, 2007 at 8:33 am

You might wonder if a cover letter is necessary when you submit a resume. Unless otherwise instructed, a cover letter should accompany every resume. A cover letter compels your reader to review your resume.Your resume presents factual information about your qualifications, experience, and educational credentials. You use the resume to present yourself as a good... » Read Full Article