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…

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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…

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This Wacky Cover Letter Scored Me My Dream Job

If there’s one way to make a recruiter yawn, it’s submitting a dry, dull cover letter that’s essentially a reworked version of…

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How to Write the Perfect Cover Letter

The first time I ever learned about the concept of a cover letter, I distinctly remember how it was explained to me:…

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5 Phrases To Close Your Cover Letter & Land The Interview

Writing a cover letter isn’t an easy task for many job seekers. There’s a lot of pressure because, sometimes, the cover letter…

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4 Cover Letter Blunders and How To Fix Them

Some people meticulously write their resume but then treat their cover letter as an afterthought, resulting in a mistake-riddled, dull and underperforming…

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6 Unconventional Ways To Start Your Cover Letter

After weeks of searching and networking, you’ve done it. You’ve found the perfect job for which to apply. Of course, the first…

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How To Write A Job-Winning Cover Letter

The Golden Globes are less than a week away, and we’re getting ready to see who’s going to impress America with their…

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Top 5 Blogs For Job Seekers From 2013

Throughout 2013, the Glassdoor blog has brought you job search tips, tricks and advice to help you find the job you love….

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10 Answers To Frequently Asked Job Search Questions

During the job search, there are lots of questions every job seeker comes across. How long should my resume and cover letter…

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Why Cover Letters Still Matter

It may be the era of texting, multitasking and communicating in 140 characters or less, but when it comes to finding a…

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5 Opening Lines For Your Cover Letter To Get Noticed

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

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