Sending along a bodyguard – when your resume is vigorously making the rounds of prospective employers – is actually doing yourself a favor. Bodyguard aka cover letter! Cover letters are not just important because they “talk” to a hiring manager. They are important because they tell a story – your story. Snatching an employer’s racing […]

There are several different ways of writing cover letters. And not all of them are the correct ways. While employers are not usually concerned with the different manners in which you write a cover letter, they are definitely concerned with what the outcome of your efforts are. If you are hoping to get the job […]


Cover letters tell employers what your professional mettle is. If you are an experienced individual who does not need too much training, you are sorted, as you will probably receive the job offer without trying too hard. However, if you have just stepped into the employment world or have changed your career direction, chances are […]

You do not how effective your cover letter is unless you see what results it brings. However, it is really important for you to make an extra effort while writing a cover letter so that results are ensured. Cover letters are written for a purpose and unless they serve that purpose, they are no good […]

Your experience and qualifications for a job is information that only you are aware of. But if you want to obtain a job, you have to make them known to the hiring manager of the company where you want to work. And this can be effectively done through a cover letter. A cover letter is […]

How can you be sure that your cover letter will win the race? You cannot be sure but you can have the confidence that it will do reasonably well amongst competition. Cover letters have rules that they need to follow. That is, an individual writing a cover letter must make sure that there is no […]

There is no single reason for writing a cover letter. A cover letter helps on many levels including providing hiring managers with details of your abilities, and saving the resume’s reputation in case something is not written according to the requirements of the employer. In addition to this, a cover letter can be used to […]