#cover letter

When it comes to finding a job, having an effective CV and cover letter are essential There's a lot more to writing a good cover letter than repeating how passionate and motived you are, copying and pasting the same text 100 times and changing the company name. Discover why it's so important to tailor your cover letter to suit the job you are applying for, what to include in your cover letter and how long it should be, along with modern alternatives to the traditional cover letter such as the email pitch!

What do recruiters look for in a cover letter? - An expert's advice

When looking for a job, we tend to spend much of our time perfecting our CV and end up neglecting our cover letter. This is a huge mistake as when used correctly, cover letters can be an indispensable tool when it comes to seducing recruiters.

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Cover letters are dead, how to write a successful email pitch?

What's the first thing you do when you start looking for a job/internship? You make a nice, personalised CV and cover letter with the hope of getting an interview... And yet, 75% of cover letters are never even read, I'm not kidding!  That's right, you read correctly, studies show that we - HR,...

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How to write a successful cover letter and impress recruiters

It can be a challenge to find your place in an increasingly competitive job market. However, it's a challenge you must be willing to accept if you want to find a job. Years of study and a CV full of experience are no longer enough to convince recruiters, who don't have enough time in the day to g...

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How to write the perfect cover letter & find a summer job!

Summer is fast approaching and it's time to think about preparing your CV and cover letter if you want to be sure to find a summer job. But don't worry, we're here to give you some useful advice to help you write the dreaded cover letter. Don't forget, recruiters want to hire the most trustworthy...

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5 simple yet effective tips for writing a cover letter!

You've finally found the perfect job, but how to write the perfect cover letter that will attract an employer's attention and make sure you get an interview?  Here you can find 5 handy cover letter tips to make sure you get that all important call back: 1. Be direct. Employers are busy people. ...

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