How to write the perfect email covering letter Published: 12 Oct Written and brought to you by: Writing a covering email to accompany your CV If your CV is attached to the email, then use the main body of the email as your covering letter. It just takes a few minutes to turn an overwhelming mass of text into a post that engages the reader and pulls her in.
Creating a mental baseline of others' normal behavior will help you Will they get the gist of your information? Keep it short, simple and to the point.
In fact, if your resume is templated, your cover letter absolutely should be too. Accept that people scan web pages, rather than read them in detail, and work with this reality rather than fight it. Or you may need to ask him or her more direct questions during a meeting, in order to pull those great ideas out into the open.
And try writing some paragraphs with only one sentence. Published on: Nov 24, Like this column?
How about his or her posture and body language?