Preparing Cover Letters & Job Search Correspondence
Your cover letter is your first chance to make an impression on your employer, an opportunity to temper the cold, hard facts of your resumé with a glimpse of your personality and the level of enthusiasm you will bring to the job. Use the resources below to learn about the basics of crafting an impressive cover letter, and then contact us for advice on how to best express yourself and your experiences in print.
Informational Videos from Lynda.com
As a special resource for Goucher community members, these videos provide information on writing cover letters, thank-you notes, and resumes. To access these videos, please contact the CDO (email@example.com or 410-337-6191) to request the username and password. Our office is open from 9am-5pm, Monday through Friday.
Create a Winning Cover Letter- from WetFeet
Tips for a successful cover letter.