How to Write Entry Level Cover Letters

Your cover letter plays a critical role in how you communicate your information to potential employers.

Cover letters are a critical supplement to your resume
Cover letters are a critical supplement to your resume

The Reality of Cover Letters

Take a look at the reality of how a cover letter is actually viewed (and reviewed) from a hiring manager perspective.

Using a Cover Letter

How to use a cover letter properly.

Sample Cover Letter

An example cover letter that you can use as a template for developing your personal cover letter.

5 Common Entry Level Cover Letter Mistakes

These are common errors made by entry level job seekers when it comes to how to properly use the cover letter. Don't make these same mistakes.

Is the Cover Letter Dead?

Even though most job searching takes place online there is still a place for cover letters. The biggest difference is how they are used.

The Postscript Technique

Why you should close every cover letter with this important addition.

The Worst Use of the Cover Letter

What to avoid in using a cover letter.

The Testimonial Cover Letter Technique

A creative way to use testimonials from your references as a tool for introducing you to prospective employers.

Cover Letter Checklist

Follow this checklist to make sure that your cover letter is professional and complete.