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Cover Letter

How to Write an Entry Level Cover Letter

Landing a job is a challenge for many professionals. But building a resume and writing a cover letter with no experience can be an...

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Heather Huhman

Jun 26, 2020

Write the Perfect Cover Letter With This Template

The first time I ever learned about the concept of a cover letter, I distinctly remember how it was explained to me: "It's like...

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Emily Moore

May 18, 2020

How to End the Perfect Cover Letter

You've written an amazing intro and compelling body copy that perfectly highlights your achievements, but you're having a hard time making it through the...

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Heather Huhman

Aug 5, 2019

5 Perfect Opening Lines for Your Cover Letter

When you apply for any job, the very first tool you will use to grab the attention of employers is your cover letter. (Yes,...

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Heather Huhman

May 13, 2019

15 Words and Phrases to Never Include in a Cover Letter

While many job applications have the word “optional” next to the field that asks for a cover letter, it shouldn’t be overlooked. After all,...

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Amy Elisa Jackson

Nov 12, 2018

7 Common Cover Letter Mistakes to Avoid

There’s definitely an art to writing the perfect cover letter, and it’s one that many job seekers don’t take the time to learn. While...

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Julia Malacoff

May 17, 2018

6 of the Most Captivating Cover Letter Openers (& Why They Work)

Let's cut straight to the chase: most cover letters are bad. In fact, Dawn Rasmussen, certified resume writer and president of Pathfinder Writing and...

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Glassdoor Team

Apr 26, 2018

How to Write a Disruptive Cover Letter in 2018

Ah, the dreaded cover letter. For many job seekers, the cover letter is harder to write than a resume. And while some job applications...

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Amy Elisa Jackson

Feb 1, 2018

7 Expert Tips for Writing an A+ Cover Letter

When you’re applying for jobs, cover letters can feel like the bane of your existence. I’m a writer, and even I find the process daunting....

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Glassdoor Team

Oct 2, 2017

Are Optional Cover Letters Really Optional?

We’ve all seen it on job applications: cover letter optional. But while some of us shout for joy when we see that line, others...

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Glassdoor Team

Sep 28, 2017

How To Write a Cover Letter & Resume That'll Guarantee a Job Offer

As a job recruiter and owner of multiple resume writing services, I’ve read thousands of cover letters and resumes, and I have a secret...

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Glassdoor Team

Aug 3, 2017

10 Ways to Prepare For Your Job Search

The new year always brings resolutions and goals for job seekers. Whether it’s to find a better job or build a stronger online presence,...

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Heather Huhman

Jan 7, 2015

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