The Most Common Mistakes in Cover Letters

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February 25, 2018

The Most Common Mistakes in Cover Letters

A cover letter has one purpose, and one purpose only: To get your reader to open your resume.

Think of your resume and cover letter as two layers of an onion. The cover letter is the outer layer, which tells your *story*. It’s not a recap of your resume; it’s your elevator pitch. Your resume is the onion’s inner layer, which tells your *specifics*.

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Jonathan Rick

February 25, 2018
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