Cover Letter

Selling yourself to secure an interview

While starting your career in engineering it is important to take on a sales role during your searches. You have to sell yourself for the positions you apply for.  What makes you qualified for the role and what sets you apart from the other candidates who are applying? Also, why are you specifically applying for each position?  This is why the cover letter is such an important part of the job search and application process. It can help you to secure interviews with employers you hope to work for and securing interviews can be the toughest part of the search process. Review the articles and example cover letters below to help you compose more compelling cover letters.