Have trouble writing cover letters? Help is here.

Over the years, I’ve been asked to assist friends with countless resumes and cover letters. Some people think that cover letters aren’t necessary any more, but I disagree. I think the cover letter gives the job seeker a chance to show that they are willing to go above and beyond in their job search. It also provides a great opportunity to highlight some items that may or may not be contained in the resume.

I came across this article on writing cover letters and it provides some great tips. If you’re struggling with writing a cover letter, try the format mentioned in the article and tailor it for each job.