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Cover Letter Do's & Don'ts

Many recruiters take about 30 seconds to determine if your résumé has the right credentials and skills. Assuming you do, the cover letter is a way of introducing yourself to them, especially when you cannot be there in person. It also serves the important function of demonstrating your written communication ability. Here are a few things to keep in mind.

 The Opening Paragraph

The Body

The Closing Paragraph

Do:

Avoid: