Guide to Creating Strong Cover Letters

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Cover Letters

A cover letter is typically your first opportunity to tell a recruiter or potential employer about yourself, and precedes your resume. Ensuring that your cover letter is memorable and impressive will ensure that you will be called back for phone & in-person interviews!

The Cover Letters That Impress Hiring Managers

Forbes’ guide to writing a concise and memorable cover letter.

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Cover Letter Examples

Still feeling stuck about how to write a cover letter? Check out these examples.

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Are Cover Letters Relevant for Today's Tech Jobs?

In arguing yes, this article also provides helpful tips to make your cover letter relevant to today’s context.

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