When applying for jobs, a professional cover letter is the first opportunity you have to create a strong impression with an employer. This task will allow you to write a strong cover letter for 1 of the organizations that you researched during Phase 2.
To write a professional cover letter, it is important to understand the skills that are necessary for the position that you are pursuing. Be sure to complete the following:
- Search the Internet to select a position offered at one of the organizations that you researched for Phase 2 Individual Project.
- Identify and create a list of the required skills for the position.
- Copy, paste, and then save the job description for the position you selected so you can refer to it when you are writing your cover letter.
- Follow the instructions below to develop a cover letter tailored to the job description and your field of interest and your field of interest.