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The Number One Cover Letter Mistake

December 29th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Posted by Brian McCullough Last week, I told you what should be in a cover letter. That post was prompted by the realization that I had never really written much about cover letters on this blog. But it was also born out of some professional frustration I’ve been having lately. The long and short of […]

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What Should Be In A Cover Letter

December 19th, 2011 · No Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough Someone tweeted me the other day that I had plenty of content on this blog relating to resumes, but not much regarding cover letters. So, I’d like to change that this week. Let’s start with the basics: what should be in a cover letter? To be really honest with you, cover […]

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Cover Letters – Turning Yours Into An Interview

February 4th, 2011 · No Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough Don’t just send a potential employer your standard CV or resume. Why? Because the chances are it won’t get read, especially if it’s a speculative resume or CV. Why? Because employers get annoyed when it looks like you’ve made no effort in your application to them. Rather employers want to know that […]

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