Here is a brief overview of the top 5 steps to a cover letter that will attract responses from potential employers:
- 1. Ensure your letter matches your resume in presentation and style.
- 2. Make every attempt to find out the name of the hiring manager before sending your application.
- 3. Keep in mind the purpose of the letter is to gain attention.
- 4.Summarize what you can do for the company without a total reiteration of the resume
- 5.Limit the number of sentences beginning with “I” as much as possible.
( Read more into each step at: 5 Key Steps to a Cover Letter that Opens Doors – MonsterCollege™. )