A cover letter is required when submitting an English resume. During the first stages of the application process, a cover letter is not likely to be the deciding factor. However, as we approach the final interview, the number of cases where the letter is read by the hiring staff and your potential immediate supervisors is increasing. Cover letters should be written with the basics of English writing in mind and are meant to summarize your career so far and help you show your skills and relevant experience.
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If you need to update your resume, you download a template and fill in the blanks. When you're applying to jobs, the employer lays out the fields you need to complete right there in the application. Most of us don't consider ourselves to be the next Walter Isaacson , and the task of crafting the perfect story sits well outside of our comfort zone. It doesn't help that most of the advice out there on the subject is vague at best.
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Last Updated: March 21, References Approved. This article was co-authored by Emily Silva Hockstra. Emily Silva Hockstra is a Certified Life Coach and Career Coach with over 10 years of coaching and management experience with various corporations. She specializes in career transitions, leadership development, and relationship management.