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Cover Letters

A cover letter always accompanies a resume. It focuses on a specific opportunity and motivates the reader to learn more about you. Proofread to make sure your cover letter is error free.

Sample Cover Letter Content:

Paragraph #1: Identify the specific position and how you found out about it. Explain why this particular organization/company is where you want to work.

Paragraph #2: Connect the job requirements to your strengths, providing specific examples.This is your opportunity to let your personality and experience shine!

Paragraph #3: Thank the employer for considering your application.

NOTE: Follow up with the employer within a week to ensure receipt of your application.

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