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Ultimate Cover Letters: A Guide To Job Search Letters, Online Applications And Follow Up Strategies

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In the competitive world of job-hunting everything depends on first impressions, so it is important to know how to write a compelling letter. This title describes how to do just that, helping you to open doors to job interviews and offers of employment. It provides sample letters to cover a variety of situations.
Paperback, 292 pages
Published April 1st 2009 by Kogan Page
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May 05, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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I have read many books dedicated to job searching recently. This is one of the ones I would put at the top end of the pile.

The structure of this book is one of the most useful I've found to date for this sort of thing; it teaches how to construct the basic cover template first and then has a large amount of sample letters to guide you into writing your own. These two sections pretty much separate the book into two halves.

Some parts of this book are repeated information from CV books, such as h
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Sep 14, 2009 rated it really liked it
Comprehensive guide to job-search cover letters

Do you know how to create a dynamite cover letter to accompany your résumé, a letter that will grab a potential employer’s attention? If not, don’t worry: You can appropriate one of the great cover letters in this popular book by Martin Yates and adapt it as your own. That’s why he compiled them. Yates collected more than 4,000 excellent cover letters from human resource professionals and headhunters, and handpicked the cream of the crop for this vo
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