Category: Cover Letter

Secrets to Writing a Great Cover Letter

AUTHOR: Michelle K.
POSTED: October 7, 2014 at 9:21 am

The cover letter is a huge part of the interview process and every resume should have one. The cover letter is like the wrapping paper on a gift, and let’s be honest, we always open the best looking gift first. Here are some tips to help you create a winning cover letter and make the... » Read Full Article

Do Cover Letters Really Matter?

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
POSTED: November 12, 2013 at 10:59 am

Most candidates apply for jobs online, attaching their resume and hitting ‘send’. You may wonder why you’d need a cover letter for such a simplified process. The reasons are the hiring managers or recruiters who will be reviewing your documents. Most are overwhelmed with countless applications. They’re not eager to open every single resume to... » Read Full Article

Make Your Cover Letter Work For You

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
POSTED: September 26, 2013 at 1:39 pm

Most job applicants believe they are the perfect candidate when they submit their resume for consideration. Sometimes they even go so far as to say so in their cover letter. Unfortunately, they don’t always say much more. If you want your cover letter to provide the additional impact you need to land the job, keep... » Read Full Article

Are Your Cover Letters and Interviewing Skills Making You Unforgettable?

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
POSTED: July 12, 2013 at 10:18 am

If they’re not, then you’re wasting your time. You will not get the job. An interesting article on, detailed what five hiring managers found most unforgettable about candidates. Their information is informative and telling. Behave as if You’re Part of the Team The Chegg’s Director of Talent Acquisition, Amy Knapp, had this to say:... » Read Full Article