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Job hunting sites Monster.com and LiveCareer.com publish sample cover letters for different types of jobs. About.com also offers an extensive list of cover letters in its advice section. More »

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Overall, the cover letter should convey the essential message of what position is being applied for and why the reader should consider the attached application. A cover letter is an essential part of a job search or work... More »

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A great cover letter for a job as an assistant teacher is unique to the specific job opening, school or teacher. It explains the applicant's qualifications, tells how the school or teacher would benefit from hiring the a... More »

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The first step in writing a resume cover letter is for the applicant to research the company's human resources director through social media sites, such as LinkedIn or Facebook, and address the letter accordingly. Next, ... More »

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If you present a resume in person, it is important to do so in a businesslike outfit and with a sealed manila envelope that contains the resume, job application and cover letter for the position. Check beforehand to ensu... More »

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An applicant can make his resume stand out by carefully utilizing current industry keywords, formatting the resume for a specific position, reading over the resume for errors and including a cover letter with the resume.... More »

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Address a resume envelope with the name and address of the person addressed in the cover letter. If possible, applicants should always address the envelope to a specific person, according to the University of Minnesota D... More »

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