Hey, you’re a smart guy, right? You put together a nice and shiny resume, without making any of the numerous mistakes people usually make. How hard can a cover letter be compared to that? Turns out, it’s not as easy as you think. In fact, you should probably spend almost as much time wording your cover letter as your resume. Because the cover letter is what employers are going to read first.
A proper cover letter needs to be easily readable and all of the pertinent information should pop out at the reader. This page is what’s going to get your foot in the door, and therefore, it’s important you don’t just slap some random factoids about your career together and cal it a day. While a cover letter is a very personal and individually tailored thing (which should also be tailored to each job you apply for), we can give you a few tips to ensure that you’re maximizing your potential.