Job Search Correspondence
In This Chapter
◆ How to write an e-mail or hardcopy cover letter to accompany your resume
◆ E-mail etiquette that can produce great results
◆ Making a website cover letter work for you
◆ What to say in an e-mail response to a recruiter or hiring manager
◆ Let’s talk salary
You have a great-looking resume, and you’re eager to send it off to Mr. or Ms. Employer. But wait! You need one more thing: a cover letter. And not just any old cover letter—you want a well-crafted letter that makes a great first impression.
This chapter discusses how to write an effective cover letter or e-mail to accompany your resume. It also explains how to write a good follow-up note to a recruiter’s request for more information. ...