Business News Daily Contributing Writer
When submitting a job application, your resume can only go so far. Resumes tell prospective employers about your experience and education, but they are essentially fact sheets. A cover letter gives applicants the opportunity to share more detailed information on why they’d be a good fit for a certain role at a specific company.
Here’s a guide to what a cover letter is, why it is important, and how to write one – with tips from seasoned professionals.