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How Can I Make My Cover Letter Stand Out?

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Dear Experts,

I know I need a killer cover letter to have any chance in this job market. Do you have any writing tips and/or examples?

Here is how the T.A.P. experts answered on Twitter:

@heatherhuhman Q#125 Here are some articles for you to read about cover letters: http://tinyurl.com/qqna5m

@kgrantcareers Q#125 Keeping cover brief. Use 4 bullet points to show off accomplishments. Quantified accomplishments even better.

@askamanager Q#125 How to write a good cover letter: http://bit.ly/te0R0

@juliaerickson Q#125 Cov letter a mktg document – how will your past help co reach its goals – more at: http://bit.ly/3wSuZd

@sweetcareers Q#125 Emph. your UNIQUE set of qualifications and how these fit spec employer needs.

 

@gradversity Q#125 3 things: Tailor to each specific job. Write passionately about your skills/abilities and how you will “fit”. Proofread!

@jtodonnell Q#125 Cover letters need to tell story of how you connect personally w/ co’s product/service. Be interesting!

@dawnbugni Q#125 Cover letter compels to read rez. 1/3 chance it’ll be read in order intended, if at all. Meat goes into rez.

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