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3 Attention-Getting Tactics for Cover Letters

3 Attention-Getting Tactics for Cover Letters

Hiring managers and recruiters can receive hundreds—or even thousands—of applications for each open job. Typically, they can spend only a few seconds scanning a candidate’s cover letter before moving on to somebody else’s. So if you’re looking for a job, your cover letter has to capture a reader’s attention right away.

Career coach Evelyn Salvador, the author of the recently released book “Step-by-Step Cover Letters,” has some tips on ...

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