Seven Cover Letter Don'ts

cover letter tips
cover letter tips

While the resume is a critical marketing tool for the job seeker, for some hiring managers the cover letter can be an equal or even more important tool for assessing a candidate's competencies. The cover letter gives the job seeker an opportunity to connect with the reader and even show a bit more of their personality and passion for their work. Yet some job seekers view the cover letter as an afterthought and don't pay enough attention to the role the letter can play in showcasing their value. Below are seven common cover letter mistakes.