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Cover Letters and Business Communication: Writing Studio Workshop, Tuesday October 23rd

Cover Letters and Business Communication, Taught by John Sanford, 12 pm, Tuesday, October 23rd–Troy Moore Library, 9th floor General Classroom Building

This presentation will cover how to formulate a résumé, tailor it for specific jobs, and the importance of seeing it as a marketing piece for the job seeker. It will also discuss cover letters, which can illustrate passion for the job, present more detailed accomplishments, and serve as an example of writing skills. The presentation will also cover what tutors should look for when reading these documents. Some helpful library resources on this topic include the following: Business writing in a digital age, Gallery of best cover letters, and Get the interview every time.