Here are some additional websites that will offer you some additional tips when it comes to writing a cover letter:
- What Makes A Great Cover Letter, According To Companies? by Kat Neville. I really like this link because it offers a TON of useful hints, plus there’s many quotes of professionals of what they look for in the hiring process.
- Tips for applying to a job from Craigslist, from the Best of Craigslist. This post is written by an employer about how he reads and considers the cover letters he receives from applicants.
- Stupid Things to Put in Your Cover Letter by Julie Rains. Good examples of what NOT to do in your cover letter — don’t fall into these traps!
- And here’s the Cover Letter Guide from the Student Employment and Career Centre. The SECC provides a great step-by-step process for you to build your cover letter. You may want to ‘like’ the SECC on Facebook, as their page offers lots of helpful articles and links on how to succeed in the job application process!