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Cover Letter Magic , 4th Edition by Wendy Enelow, Louise Kursmark

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Chapter12Winning Cover Lettersfor Technical andScientific Professionals

Top 5 Cover Letter Writing Tips for Technical and Scientific Professionals

  1. Be sure to spotlight your most significant and most “saleable” technical qualifications as they relate to the specific company to which you are writing.
  2. Demonstrate how your technical skills have positively impacted the company’s operations, productivity, and financial performance.
  3. It is beneficial for technical professionals to cite evidence of “people” skills. Tell how you’ve worked with teams, communicated with nontechnical people, improved morale, or made contributions other than just technical ...

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