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  • A good cover letter can make you stand out from the crowd and help get you that all important interview.

  • Here are six top tips for tailoring a tantalizing cover letter.

  • Edit your cover letter for each application.

  • Every job requires different skills and, there's no such thing as a "standard" cover letter.

  • Use key words and phrases from the job advertisement and research some industry jargon.

  • It shows you're interested in the field.

  • Do you know about the company?

  • Demonstrate that you've researched them.

  • Employers love enthusiastic employees.

  • Show what you can do for the company.

  • Your CV is all facts and figures, but your cover letter outlines why you are the right person for the job.

  • This being said, try not to be intimidated by the job description as most candidates won't fit all the requirements.

  • Emphasise what you do have to offer and how keen you are on the company.

  • Finally, keep it short and sweet.

  • You shouldn't ramble on for five pages.

  • You can also see our sample cover letter to get you started right here.

  • Happy job hunting!

A good cover letter can make you stand out from the crowd and help get you that all important interview.

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Top 6 Tips For Your Cover Letter

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    Johnny Tsai posted on 2019/02/01
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