cover letter


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cover letter

n.
A letter sent with other documents, especially a resume or curriculum vitae, as an introduction or a summary.
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Noun1.cover letter - a letter sent along with other documents to provide additional information
letter, missive - a written message addressed to a person or organization; "mailed an indignant letter to the editor"
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Being successful in your job application requires more than relevant and transferable experience on your CV, and a well-written cover letter.
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Forget about a cover letter when applying to midsize and big companies (500 or more employees).
The challenge of writing a powerful cover letter can lead job candidates to search endlessly for advice, but be careful.
You would be hard pressed to find a consultant that submits a proposal for services without including a cover letter. Writing matters!
And because it's often seen as an after-thought by many jobseekers, a compelling cover letter is a sure-fire way to stand out from the crowd.
I fall into the latter camp--but I do recognize that the role of the cover letter has changed.