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Resources

College Grad.com - www.collegegrad.com/coverletters

Job Smart - http://jobstar.org/tools/resume/cletters.php

Positively Minnesota - www.positivelyminnesota.com

Monster.com Cover Letter Tips - http://career-advice.monster.com/resumes-cover-letters/cover-letter-tips/jobs.aspx

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - Writing Center - www.wecc.rpi.edu/cover_letter.html

The Riley Guide - www.rileyguide.com/cover.html

VIDEO

"How to Write a Cover Letter"
Howcast.com- http://www.howcast.com/videos/2505-How-To-Write-a-Cover-Letter

Brian Krueger of CollegeGrad.com has a number of excellent 1 minute videos on cover letters on his Youtube.com channel page: http://www.youtube.com/user/BrianKrueger#g/u
(if you scroll to the bottom left of the videos field there is an option to Load More)

ARTICLES

Career Change Sample Cover Letter
Monster.com - http://career-advice.monster.com/resumes-cover-letters/cover-letter-samples/career-changecover- letter-sample/article.aspx

Isaacs, Kim
"Career Change Cover Letters"
Resume power.com - www.resumepower.com/career-change-cover-letter.html

Rossheim, John
"Cover Letters Build the Case for Workers Over 50"
Special Report, Monster.com Careers at 50+
http://career-advice.monster.com/resumes-cover-letters/cover-letter-tips/cover-letters-for-50- plus-workers/article.aspx

How to Write a Career Change Cover Letter
eHow.com - http://www.ehow.com/how_4730229_write-career-change-cover-letter.html

BOOKS

Enelow, Wendy S.
Cover Letter Magic, 4th Ed: Trade Secrets of Professional Resume Writers
Jist Works, 2010

Farr, Michael & Kursmark, Louise
15-Minute Cover Letter: Write an Effective Cover Letter Right Now
Jist Works, March 2009

Kursmark, Louise and Enelow, Wendy
Cover Letter Magic: Trade Secrets of Professional Resume Writers
Jist Works, 4th edition, 2010

Morris, R. Scott
Polished: Adding Shine to Your Resume, Cover Letter, and Interview Skills
Morris Consulting LLC, 2010

Walsh, Richard
The Only Resume and Cover Letter Book You'll Ever Need: 600 Resumes for All Industries 600 Cover Letters for Every Situation 150 Positions from Entry Level to CEO
Adams Media, 2008

Yate, Martin
Knock 'em Dead Cover Letters: Great letter techniques and samples for every step of your job search (Cover Letters That Knock 'em Dead)
Adams Media, 2010

FSI Stephen Low Library Holdings

Enelow, Wendy S.
Cover letter magic: trade secrets of professional resume writers
Jist Works, 2004
CTC HF5383 .E4787 2004

The above links are for informational purposes only and in no way constitute an endorsement, expressed or implied, by the Department of State. Links to websites outside the U.S. federal government or the use of trade, firm, or corporation names are for the convenience of the user and do not constitute an official endorsement or approval of any private sector website, product, service, or privacy policy.



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