In this section of The Resume Clinic’s Career Management U., we examine the various aspects of the cover letter and how it can pair with your resume provide you with the much needed edge over your competition. EVERY aspect of your submission should be top-shelf. The sections below will provide some valuable insight into mastering the development and utilization of this often overlooked tool.
When you customize your cover letter correctly, it can be a useful and powerful tool. Yes, it is true that there are some hiring managers that look past the cover letter and don't even read it during the initial resume review. But most hiring professionals do read it, and since most applicants only submit something [...]