Cover letter tips

Cover letters can be tricky. It’s hard to know what to highlight about your skills and experience. Often advertisements are no help. Some are too lengthy. Some are not lengthy enough. Some are obscure.

Many recruiters today will barely look at a cover letter.

Ironically the reason recruiters barely look at cover letters because they will have rarely seen a good cover letter. I know I rarely did in my time as a recruiter.

What that actually means is that a good cover letter will actually stand out. So it’s worthwhile paying attention to what you write.

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Here are our most popular posts on cover letter tips

More tips – cover letters that have broken rules

by K B , updated on April 28, 2011

10 tips for compelling cover letters

by K B , updated on April 8, 2011