OK I think we all no the important of a cover letter. No? Well you should, its true over half of people that send in a resume for a job don't even bother to send in a covering letter. Good news for you and me because we are going to steal that job from right under their nose. A cover letter is your key to the door, a way to get the attention of your prospective employer and get them to read your resume. So it goes without saying your going to need an award winning cover letter format. The cover letter format you should be going for is one of the standard business type letter. Include three short concise and snappy paragraphs. The first paragraph should explain to the employer who you are and why you are writing to them. If it is a particular job advert you are replying to you should give information about this post if not just give details of posts you are interested in.
Here's a surprise. You're not a real person. Not to a recruiter. At this point you're just facts and data on a dull piece of paper. But it's okay, so are other candidates. The good news is that they are all using examples of good cover letters from the web. Your first opportunity to come alive is how you go beyond your resume cover letter format to make your letter better. With these tips, your letter can breathe life into you, make you memorable to the employer.