A good résumé can score you a job. But a well-crafted cover letter can help your CV get noticed…
A good cover letter provides context for a resume. The objective of a cover letter isn’t just to show you as a prospective candidate, but to introduce you as one.
When writing a cover letter, keep a note of the following:
Write a strong opening line
An effective cover letter must begin on a strong note. Recruiters go through hundreds of applications a day, so you need to be able to catch his/her attention with a good opening line.
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