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By Sandra Podesta

The alleged "201 Killer conceal Letters" have been written in 1995 in response to the enclosed disk and aren't very expert in my view. they're of little use in brand new task industry, back in my opinion.

The entrance hide claims one is ready to "downplay your weaknesses" via adhering to the foundations during this ebook. considered one of my weaknesses used to be procuring this publication within the first position.

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So if the letter you’re using isn’t working, try another approach. You can try a more unusual opening by adopting a bolder tone of voice or a more conservative one. You can also summarize your strengths more succinctly, or provide a bit more detail. The key is to try something different. Rewrite portions of your letter, and then send this new letter in response to new ads. If you don’t get the results you want, try changing something else. It may take a while, but don’t allow yourself to get discouraged.

You (so you) ____________________________________________________ thanks to my (I am) _________________________, which I developed/became/achieved through/as (because I) _________________________________________________________________. Through (because I) _________________________________________________________, I have developed/built/become (I am) ________________________________________, and that means you _________________________________________________________. Throughout my (because I) ___________________________________________________, I achieved/succeeded in/produced/excelled at (I am) ___________________________.

Poor spelling creates a sloppy, negative impression quickly. Proofreading backwards from the end of the letter to the beginning will help you catch errors that you might overlook when reading forwards. If you don’t trust your own spelling abilities, ask a friend to proofread your letter. At the very least, use your computer’s spell check program. Do be sure to use the same paper type and color for your resume, letter, and envelope. Your resume and letters should bear the same heading—one that includes your name, address, e-mail address and the telephone numbers at which you can be reached.

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