Seeking Entry Level Jobs? Write Cover Letters that are Worth Reading

Posted November 14, 2013 by

One way that recent college graduates applying for entry level jobs can gain a potential employer’s attention is to write a cover letter that is worth reading.  The following post shares tips for writing an effective cover letter.

I read an article recently that detailed why 95% of recruiters don’t read cover letters. One recruiter put it best when he said cover letters were generally so bad, he concluded they weren’t worth reading. From the candidate perspective, it is clear we don’t like writing them: “Well, it doesn’t say a cover letter is required

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