Category: How to write a cover letter

How to Get a Job in a Crowded Job Market

How to Get a Job in a Crowded Job Market

You enter the job market, just another face in the crowd. If you’re just a normal-looking, average, everyday John Smith or Jane Doe the task seems daunting. The big, obvious question is how to get a job? How are you supposed to compete against those who may give a better first impression or may seem […]

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Crystal Knows – a great tool for writing cover letters

Crystal Knows – a great tool for writing cover letters

A great tool for writing cover letters We write a lot about how to write cover letters. We’ve looked at specific techniques that are useful for certain industries as well as tricks we recommend  and things you should avoid doing. But when it comes right down to it a great cover letter is just great communication. […]

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How to Write a Cover Letter For Lawyers

Unless you’re ultra well-connected, you’ll be applying for loads of jobs from the moment you start law school to the moment you leave, so it’s paramount that you know how to write a cover letter for lawyers. We’ve already talked about how to write a cover letter but a cover letter for lawyers has a […]

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Here’s a good cover letter sample

Here’s a good cover letter sample

I am regularly asked how to write a cover letter and my response is usually that most of them are  “meh.” They tick the boxes but barely. This one came across my desk today and it is so good in so many ways, I thought I’d post it as is (with just a few changes […]

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Free Cover Letter tool

Free Cover Letter tool

Here’s a free cover letter tool. Today I’d like to show you how to create a really great cover letter design that goes along with your resume. Anybody who’s been following me for awhile now knows that I think cover letters are, if not as important, very close to as important as the actual resume. […]

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Write a cover letter for digital marketing

Write a cover letter for digital marketing

How to write a cover letter for digital marketing – Tips from the resume experts A cover letter is like the “top ten” album of your career hits. It’s the abridged version of your success. It must be sweet, to the point and memorable, in order to do its job – which is to get you […]

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