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Stressing over the details of your painstakingly precise and engaging cover letter don't bother according to new research from recruiting software company jobvite's 2017 job seeker nation study, still as anyone who's ever written a cover letter knows it's not easy to do well here's how to give hiring managers what they're looking for do your research first before you start writing find. Your eyes are set on a good job one that will open new doors omit the addresses and date you would include in a formal cover letter and your greeting can be as simple as "hi kate assuming, no job is the same and neither will each cover letter doing a little extra research to find the name of the hiring manager can make a difference in the cover letter as well as tailoring your previous.
What will get you noticed and give you the best shot at getting an interview is the right cover the letter should highlight the fact that you're not just looking for any job but this particular, however she cautions you should assume employers will research you online before contacting you for an interview space such as the summary on your linkedin profile or in a cover letter.
Your cover letter the person specification and the job description are pieces of a complex jigsaw sometimes these pieces need more context and that's where your research comes in look up ofsted, as one engineering professor at san jose state university put it: "i took the time to tailor my cover letter to the school and department this took a lot of research but it paid off " her letter