Your Cover Letter: 91% of Execs Say It Counts

Over on Monster Working, Charles Purdy has posted an article called “Your Cover Letter: 91% of Execs Say It Counts.”  In a survey of executives sponsored by Office Team, responses indicated a cover letter was valuable when it is submitted with a resume, however only 79% said receiving a cover letter was common.

A cover letter gives you an opportunity to make a positive first impression by highlighting your accomplishments and explaining how you can help a company reach its goals.  The article also includes five tips to writing a cover letter.

Click here to read the entire article…

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