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Writing a Job Search Cover Letter

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by Mary Lastra on 19 May 2013

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Transcript of Writing a Job Search Cover Letter

Gavilan College Writing Center presents: The Writing Center will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who wish to participate in this event. If you require an accommodation, contact Sara Sanchez at (408)848-4811. Please include the requested accommodation along with your contact information. Gavilan Writing Center LI120
(in the Library building next to the Tutoring Center) PHONE: (408)848-4811
EMAIL: writingcenter@gavilan.edu
WEBSITE: gavilan.edu/writing HOURS:
Mon-Thu 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am – 1:00 pm Introduce Yourself
Promote your Resume
Format
Resources
Writing a Job Search Cover Letter Think of your cover letter as an opportunity to: make a first impression
generate excitement about your resume
express an understanding of the prospective employer
demonstrate skill, originality, and initiative Formatting your Cover Letter Choose a font and header consistent with your resume
The salutation should address a person if possible
Allow yourself enough time to write a thoughtful letter
Proofread! Proofread! Proofread! Online Purdue OWL Job Search Writing
VetSuccess.gov Resume and Cover Letter Tips
Bing or Google image search: sample cover letters
Internet, YouTube, eBook search: cover letters 10 Cover Letter Tips to Get a Job
- Sample Cover Letters
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/6/

http://www.vetsuccess.gov/resume_cover_letter_tips

http://www.bing.com/images/search?q=sample+cover+letters+for+college+students&qs=AS&sk=&FORM=QBIR&pq=sample%20cover%20letters%20for%20college&sc=8-32&sp=1&qs=AS&sk=#view=detail&id=333CDAB96CDDFE14CF755ED7A2BBF59D39C906D4&selectedIndex=2

http://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=writing+resumes+and+cover+letters&oq=cover+letters&gs_l=youtube.3.9.0l5j0i5l5.1844.5266.0.14625.13.8.0.1.1.0.891.2062.4-1j0j2.3.0...0.0...1ac.1.11.youtube.idf1Xn0qI9g Introduce Yourself Promote your Resume Format Resources
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