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Author Beatty, Richard H., 1939-

Title The perfect cover letter / Richard H. Beatty.

Published Hoboken., New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2004.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  650.14 BEAT    AVAILABLE
Edition 3rd ed.
Physical description vii., 215 pages ; 23cm
Notes Includes index.
Contents 1. An Introduction to Cover Letters -- 2. Cover Letter Format -- 3. Characteristics of Good Cover Letters -- 4. Characteristics of Poor Cover Letters -- 5. Advance Preparation -- 6. Cover Letter Inclusions/Exclusions -- 7. General Broadcast Cover Letters -- 8. Executive Search Cover Letters -- 9. Advertising Response Cover Letters -- 10. Networking Cover Letters -- 11. The Resume Letter -- 12. Employment Thank You Letters.
Summary A new revision of the classic guide to writing great cover letters
The Perfect Cover Letter, Third Edition, which has sold nearly 200,000 copies, is a fresh and up-to-date revision of the popular classic. Just like the original, it offers top-notch advice and high-quality samples that help job hunters get the attention they deserve. Two new chapters make the Third Edition even more comprehensive: Chapter 10 offers top-notch samples and step-by-step guidance for writing the perfect networking cover letter, and Chapter 11 presents expert guidance on every variety of thank-you note. With a wealth of easily customizable samples for any situation, The Perfect Cover Letter, Third Edition is a new and improved edition of the classic top-selling career guide.
Richard H. Beatty (Malvern, PA) is President of Brandywine Consulting Group, a human resources consulting firm. North America's leading job-search author, his eight career books for Wiley have sold over 1 million copies.
Subject Résumés (Employment)
Cover letters.
ISBN 047147374X (paperback: alkaline paper)