Top 5 Cover Letter Tips
Customize each cover letter to a specific position or purpose.
2) Keep it Brief:
The cover letter should NOT be longer than 1 page.
Divide into 3 or 4 paragraphs
Ex: Paragraph 1– Indicate the reason you are writing and how you heard about the position.
Paragraph 2– Explain your qualifications and provide specific examples of how your skills, experience or research match what the employer is seeking.
Paragraph 3– Thank the reader for their consideration and request an opportunity to meet to discuss the position further.