In our most recent infographic, we presented the basics of an effective cover letter. Concentrating on structure and format, it provided you a place to begin. If you really want to make your cover letter a true personal marketing tool, however, it’s time to go beyond the basics. Hence, you need an in-depth cover letter guide.
Today’s infographic from UNC Student Affairs serves as just such a guide.
The information provided goes beyond format and structure to provide helpful advice on the most effective content. It shows how to tailor your cover letter to the specific job to which you’re applying. It also demonstrates how to best represent your skills and experience. Most important, the piece shows how best to sell yourself as the perfect candidate.
From the moment you say “Hello” to the way you sign off in the end, this guide will walk you through the steps needed to make your cover letter the one that gets noticed.
Also published on Medium.