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Cover Letter

The cover letter is designed to introduce yourself, the position you are applying for, and how you could benefit the company if you were to become a part of it. This could also be a time to present your past accomplishments. However, it is important that this is not a copy of your resume in paragraph form.

  • Basic Cover Letter - Most cover letters should include these key points and be formatted in business letter style

  • Internship Cover Letter - An internship cover letter should highlight your experience within the employers field, relevant course work, and anything that displays your ability to work effectively within the organization

  • Example Teaching Cover Letter

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Thank You Letter

  • Thank You Letter - After the interview, it is crucial to thank the employer for the opportunity to meet and speak with them about the organization you would like to be a part of


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