101 Best Cover Letters by Jay A. Block101 Best Cover Letters by Jay A. Block

101 Best Cover Letters

byJay A. Block, Michael Betrus

Paperback | May 17, 1999

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101 Best Cover Letters shows you how to put together compelling letters to accompany your resume. Learn how to:
*Ignite interest with the first two sentences
*Turn references into endorsements
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Jay Block, Certified Professional Resume Writer, is the contributing co-founder of the Professional Association of Resume Writers (PARW). He helped develop the PARW national certification process and is a widely respected national speaker, author, and career coach. Michael Betrus is the author of The Guide to Executive Recruiter...
Title:101 Best Cover LettersFormat:PaperbackDimensions:223 pages, 11 × 8.3 × 0.74 inPublished:May 17, 1999Publisher:McGraw-Hill Education

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071342575

ISBN - 13:9780071342575


Table of Contents

1. How to Use This Guide.

2. Uncovering New Opportunities.

3. Cover Letters as Easy as PIE.

4. Covers Letters and the Ten Commandments.

5. Anatomy of a Cover Letter.

6. Targeted Cover Letters Aimed at Specific Companies.

7. Targeted Cover Letters Directed to Executive Recruiters.

8. Cover Letters Responding to Classified Advertisements.

9. The Broadcast Cover Letter.

10. Concept Marketing Letter.

From Our Editors

Endorsed by the Professional Association of Resume Writers, 101 Best Cover Letters is bursting with savvy advice from the expert authors Jay A. Block and Michael Betrus and features samples of cover letters concerning a range of jobs at different levels. Focus on your strong points and shape your writing skills to sell yourself. And don’t forget to update your resume with the companion guide, 101 More Best Resumes.