Do Employers Actually Read Cover Letters
The competitive world today makes many of us wonder, “Do employers really read cover letters?” The harsh reality is that when there is a public job advertisement, you’re most likely not the only applicant. Companies are bombarded and overwhelmed with and . Unfortunately, many of them simply do not have the time to go through every single cover letter. So what is the and why do some companies ask for them? Whether or not they actually read our cover letters isn’t the real issue. If you are applying a job that you are serious about, why risk your chance of not getting an interview simply because you didn’t write a cover letter or spent time to write an effective one?
"Do Employers Even Read Cover Letters Anymore?" Jeff Lareau
Do Employers Read Cover Letter Or Resume First - .xyz
Now that social media and job searching are two peas in a pod, there is much debate about the value of a traditional, three-paragraph cover letter prefacing a resume. Do employers read cover letters? Do employers expect cover letters? Would an employer prefer a more creative application, like a video on YouTube, or a Twitter campaign?
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