Cover Letters

6 phrases (and 6 words) you should never include in a cover letter

It goes without saying that you always want to present yourself in the best possible light when you’re job searching. From how you structure your …

Business

Hiring Managers Hate Preachy Cover Letters. Here's How to Make Yours Stand Out | Inc.com

Contrary to popular belief, cover letters can help you stand out and get a job interview today. You might think employers don't read them. Especially, if you've been applying online endlessly and not getting any response. But, the truth is, when you get a cover letter directly in the hands of the …

Business

5 Things You Didn’t Realize Were Missing from Your Cover Letter.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) It’s common knowledge that a poorly written, uninspired cover letter could cost you a job interview. When HR Managers, recruiters …

Employment

You Might Be Tempted to Skip the Cover Letter. If You Want the Job, Write It | Inc.com

A friend who recently hired me to rewrite her resume asked if I'd also look over her cover letter once she'd written it. Of course, I told her. But do you even need it? With computers scanning resumes for keywords, I wondered and decided to do some unofficial research. I posted this question to my …

Business

Wozber, The Ultimate Smart CV Builder That Will Make Your Job Hunt Easy

A CV is the first chance you get to make a good impression on a potential employer. A great CV will considerably boost your chance of getting an …

Employment

3 Steps to Creating the Perfect Cover Letter

Job-seekers often neglect their cover letter, but that's a potentially fatal mistake when it comes to actually landing an interview.<p>Not every job …

Employment

Your CV Should Inform. Your Cover Letter Should Persuade.

A CV and a cover letter are not just redundant vehicles for the same information.

Education

3 Reasons Why You Haven’t Heard Back From the Remote Job You Applied For

While it can be frustrating not hearing back from employers, it doesn’t have to be the case when you follow the tips in this guide.<p>Did you know 98% …

Employment

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Customer Service

Mount Saint Joseph seeks new varsity lacrosse coach

Mount Saint Joseph is looking to hire a new varsity lacrosse coach to replace former coach Stephen Berger.<p>Previous high school coaching experience is …

Lacrosse

Your Cover Letter Should Include These 6 Elements

When submitting a resume to a recruiter or hiring manager, it’s usually a good idea to include a cover letter, as well—even if you’ve been told that …

Employment

Submitting Your Work: How to Write Your Best Cover Letter

When you submit your essay, poetry, or short story to a magazine or journal, your cover letter is usually the first thing an editor sees. While it <i>is</i> …

Creative Writing

This 1 Mistake Will Get Your Cover Letter Tossed By Hiring Managers | Inc.com

Do hiring managers read cover letters? If you ask most job seekers today, they think not. That's because they apply online to dozens of jobs and never hear back. I've had more than a few job seekers tell me, "If the hiring manager read my cover letter, they'd know why I'm perfect for the job. I …

Business

How to Construct Your 2018 Cover Letter [Infographic]

In today’s world of online applications, social media recruiting, and LinkedIn job searches, a cover letter may seem like a relic of the pre-digital …

Business

21 Creative Resume Templates MS Word – Free & Premium

Creativity and craftsmanship are signs of gifted individuals and this is why in order to make your job application resume shine among the rest, you …

Graphic Design

Grammar Girl #627: How to Write a Great Cover Letter. 'Kinda' and 'Wanna.'

Employment

The best and worst things to put in your cover letter, according to 9 HR experts

In today’s applicant-driven job market, an “optional cover letter” isn’t actually optional.<p>While your resume is meant to summarize why you are …

Business

DPD Chief Candidates List Same Professional Reference

<b>By Brian Maass</b><b>DENVER (CBS4)</b>– Two candidates to be Denver’s next Chief of Police listed the same person as a professional reference in their …

Corruption

cannabis industry cover letter

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Cannabis

How to Craft a Winning Cover Letter in 10 Minutes

Cover letters are never easy. Here are some tips to help.<p>4 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Glassdoor<p>Let’s be honest: some of us would rather visit than dentist than write a cover letter. But it doesn’t have to be difficult -- and it doesn’t even have to be time-consuming. (We …

Employment

Craft a Winning Cover Letter in 10 Minutes

Let's be honest: Some of us would rather visit than dentist than write a cover letter. But it doesn't have to be difficult -- and it doesn't even …

Employment

What to highlight in your cover letter when applying for a remote job

You might not have had a remote job before, but you’ve probably had some experience where you demonstrated what it takes to be a productive remote worker.<p>If you’re just over office life, or you need to be home more to take care of an aging parent, or you don’t want to deal with a commute, then …

Business

How to Write an Impressive Cover Letter

I’ve read a lot of cover letters in my career — thousands of them, maybe even tens of thousands. (If you’re thinking that sounds like really boring …

Employment

5 online courses that teach job-seekers how to write an outstanding cover letter and get hired faster

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>As the application process moves more solidly online, the application pool becomes more competitive, noisy, and faceless. If first …

Employment

1st Team Head Coach Applications

Millwall Lionesses FC are now seeking applicants for the role of 1st Team Head Coach and Assistant Coach.<p>If you wish to apply for either role, please …

FA WSL

The three cover letter mistakes to avoid if you want to get an interview

Writing out a successful cover letter is no mean feat. All the important parts have to be clear, it mustn't be too long, the introduction has to be accurately written and formulaic expressions like "It's for this reason I'm applying..." will immediately rule you out.<p>If you really want to your …

Employment

9 online courses that'll help prepare you for every step of the job search – from tailoring your cover letters to negotiating salaries

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Not every job search results in being filled with its best-fitting candidate.<p>If employers aren't seeing your application, or your résumé …

Employment

Common cover letter mistakes new job seekers make

Like a resume, a cover letter is a single page that can make or break your chances of landing a job. In an effort to get hired fast, new job seekers …

Business

Make Your Resume Work For You

Your resume is a direct reflection of the work that you do. You need to make sure it shows you off in the best ways possible and accurately reflects your job responsibilities. The same goes for a cover letter. While not all businesses require a cover letter anymore, it’s a good way to let your …

Employment

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Business Insider is hiring a video intern specializing in animation.<p>The ideal candidate has superb post-production video editing skills and a passion …

Employment