Tag: Cover letters

5 Filler cover letter lines that are just taking up valuable space

The Muse
Author: Jenny Foss

A brilliantly written, on-point, and memorable cover letter can (and very well may) help you clinch the interview. How do you make sure you’re crafting something remarkable? For starters, you can kill these cover letter lines.

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Anatomy of a successful cover letter

A cover letter is an essential part of the job application process. It’s your chance to connect the information in your resume to the job you’re applying for in amore personal way, and showcase your written communication skills in the process. Think of a cover letter as everything you would want to say in an interview—condensed into a quick, one-page read.
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Cover Letter Career Kit

A cover letter is your opportunity to tell your story and get the employer’s attention by showing how your skills, qualifications, and motivation corresponding to their job requirements. Your cover letter tailors your application to a particular position, organization and industry, and should always be included with your resume.

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5 Steps to Writing a Cover Letter as a Career Changer (With Samples!)

The Muse
Author: Jaclyn Westlake

When making a career change, a well-crafted cover letter helps you convey to a prospective employer why you’re the right person for the job. Read this article for a step-by-step guide to writing a career change cover letter that’ll tell your unique story and help a hiring manager envision how you would benefit their organization + examples!

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Cover letters are hard to write—but this template makes it a breeze

The Muse
Author: Aja Frost

There’s no point in taking all that time to tailor your resume to each application if you’re going to use a fill-in-the-blank cover letter. Wondering how to customize your own cover letter? Check out how to do it below.

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6 Secrets to writing a winning cover letter

You only have a few seconds to capture a hiring manager's attention. Boost your chances of getting your application moved to the "yes" pile with six key tips. 

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Cover letters

You only have a few seconds to capture a hiring manager's attention. A well-written, convincing cover letter that articulately addresses the needs and qualifications of a job posting will increase your chances of moving into the “yes” pile.

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