Perfect Phrases for Cover Letters

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The Right Phrase for Every Situation…Every Time

In today’s competitive job market, getting your foot in the door is half the battle. It’s crucial to get yourself noticed immediately—before the interview, before a potential employer even looks at your resume. Your career success begins with the all-important cover letter. That letter is the key to creating a good first impression. In a few sentences, you need to convey your professionalism, qualifications, intelligence, ...

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Overview

The Right Phrase for Every Situation…Every Time

In today’s competitive job market, getting your foot in the door is half the battle. It’s crucial to get yourself noticed immediately—before the interview, before a potential employer even looks at your resume. Your career success begins with the all-important cover letter. That letter is the key to creating a good first impression. In a few sentences, you need to convey your professionalism, qualifications, intelligence, communication skills, and personal goals. Written by a bestselling career expert, this step-by-step handbook is filled with example formats, eye-catching styles, and effective phrases that will help you write the kind of polished, professional letter that’s exactly right for you. Perfect Phrases for Cover Letters includes:

  • Proven tips for making your cover letter stand out
  • Hundreds of sample phrases organized by skill and purpose
  • Surefire strategies for specific professions and job situations

You only have one chance to make a first impression. Make it count—with a clear, concise, and confident cover letter that will guarantee you an interview…and get you the job you want.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071454063
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 9/29/2005
  • Series: Perfect Phrases Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 148
  • Sales rank: 695,191
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 8.00 (h) x 0.35 (d)

Meet the Author

Michael Betrus conducts seminars and workshops in career guidance, and has written numerous books. He previously worked in sales and marketing with Verizon and Sprint.

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